WM Guitars | FGN Expert Series Odyessy EOS-FM-R/VVQ - Electric Guitar (Made in Fujigen)
WM Guitars | FGN Expert Series Odyessy EOS-FM-R/VVQ - Electric Guitar (Made in Fujigen)
WM Guitars | FGN Expert Series Odyessy EOS-FM-R/VVQ - Electric Guitar (Made in Fujigen)

FGN Expert Series Odyessy EOS-FM-R/VVQ - Electric Guitar (Made in Fujigen)

Regular price£1,495.00
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With a level of quality honed through decades of building the world’s finest guitars, the FGN Expert Odyssey is truly an instrument for the connoisseur. If you’re accustomed to playing high end Japanese-made instruments, the likelihood is that you’ve already played an FGN (Fujigen); the company originally built its reputation as an OEM manufacturer for the world’s most respected brands. With their own range of guitars, they exercise creative independence over instrument design, while maintaining their time-won attention to detail.

All FGN guitars are beautifully built, and play as well as you’d hope, considering their provenance. Expert models - such as this take things up a notch, however. The value of a quarter-sawn neck, for example, won’t be lost on the expert guitarist, lending the instrument greater sustain and tuning stability, as well as increasing its overall strength.

Another Expert feature is the Compound Radius Fingerboard, which gradually increased fingerboard's radius over its length. This achieves a good balance between chords on the lower frets and bending on the higher ones. Unique to FGN guitars is the Circle Fretting System (C.F.S.). Slightly curved frets are mounted so as to ensure that each string and fret intersects at right angles, minimising the contact surface. The result is accurate pitch, cleaner, longer sustain and true harmonics.

Two switches - the “Double Tricky Switch” in FGN-speak - combine a Direct Output switch and Coil Tap switch for the bridge humbucker, increasing the player’s tonal control. Finally, the Moonsault Heel Cutaway Joint improves upper fret access thanks to the body being about 5mm thinner at the point where the neck joins the body.

We’ve found that Japanese-built guitars offer outstanding build quality and features for the price, but none more so than FGN.

Construction Bolt-on Neck
Body Flamed Maple Top / Ash Back
Neck Maple Quarter Sawn U-Shape
Fingerboard Rosewood
Scale 25.5" (648mm)
Frets 22F Medium C.F.S.
Tuners GOTOH® SD91-05M MG
Bridge GOTOH® 510TS-FE1
Tailpiece -
Hardware Color Gold
Pickup (Neck) FGN OS-1n
Pickup (Middle) FGN OS-1c
Pickup (Bridge) FGN OS-1b
Controls 1Volume, 1Tone, 5Way Lever SW, 2 Mini Tricky SW
Body Finish Gloss
Strings D'Addario EXL110 (.010-.046)
Others -
Accessories Original Hard Case, Fret Guard
Color RKG (Ripe Kaki Gradation)

£100 value added setup included

Guitars are shipped between 1-2 weeks from purchase.

All guitars are first setup to customers requirements prior to shipping.

All guitars are supplied with a full setup worksheet with their instruments measurments and workshop checklist.

The highest level of care is taken with every setup prior to dispach and our quality control means that every guitar shipped will be perfect!