The Sterling JP50 John Petrucci Signature Electric Guitar is designed to be an exciting rock/metal machine that feels right. The JP50 electric guitar has a comfortable, lightweight basswood body with a custom-contoured forearm cut that offers greater comfort and accuracy for the picking hand. The maple neck has a thin, Petrucci-style profile for super fast playing and a rosewood fingerboard that has 24-frets. Dual high-output pickups have great tone and sustain, while the Music Man-designed modern tremolo bridge and locking tuners let you dive-bomb without fear of losing pitch.Guitar from Sterling by Music Man is for players seeking the Music Man vibe at a more affordable price. These instruments are accurate versions of popular Music Man guitars and basses with no compromise on quality or materials. Each instrument is inspected, setup and played by the craftsmen at the Music Man plant in Orange, California.