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86 H761 2

The H-761 was one of Hondo's several "superstrat" models. It first appeared as a more standard style Strat either in "SH" or "HSH" pickup combinations. In 1985, it was redesigned in "SSH" format with a mirror pickguard and several optional tremolos.

Related: H-760

H-761 (1983-1984)

  • $299.95 MSRP (1984)
  • $199.95 Street (1984 X-mas sale)

Body:

  • Contoured, laminated Nato body
  • Belly carve

Neck:

  • Bolt-on Rock Maple neck
  • Rosewood "skunk stripe"
  • Maple fretboard with dot inlays
  • Eagle Beak headstock
  • Amber tint gloss finish
  • Color-matched headstock (1983)
  • Heel-adjusted truss rod
  • Bullet style truss rod (later models)
  • Fender-style nut
  • 21 frets
  • 25.5" scale

Electronics:

  • One X-13 single coil, one X-14 humbucker (Version 1)
  • Two X-14 humbuckers, one X-13 single coil (Version 2)
  • 5-way switch
  • 1 Vol, 1 Tone with push/pull coil tap (Version 1)
  • 1 Vol, 2 Tone (Version 2)

Hardware:

  • Chrome hardware
  • 14:1 ratio Grover Rotomatic tuners (Fame Series)
  • Two-ply pickguard (Version 1)
  • Three-ply pickguard (Version 2)
  • FFTTM vintage-style, 6-point tremolo

Finishes:

  • Red with White EVH-style tape (VH or VHT)
  • 3-Tone Sunburst (SB)

H-761 (1985-1987)

86 H761

1986 H-761 VH

H-761 KT features Kahler Flyer tremolo
  • Fame Series
  • $319.95 MSRP (1985)
  • $199.95 Street (1985 X-mas sale)

Body:

  • Contoured, laminated Nato body
  • Belly carve

Neck:

  • Bolt-on Rock Maple neck
  • Rosewood "skunk stripe" (Version 2)
  • Maple fretboard with dot inlays
  • Optional Rosewood fretboard with dot inlays
  • Color-matched Jackson headstock
  • Color-matched Stinger headstock
  • 21 frets
  • 25.5" scale

Binding:

  • Red single-ply body, front (Version 2)

Electronics:

  • Two X-13 single coils, one X-14 humbucker
  • Trick-ToneTM rotary coil tap knob
  • Side-mounted output jack
  • 5-way switch
  • 1 Vol, 1 Tone
86 H761 ZBRW

1986 H-761 KT ZBRW

Hardware:

  • Chrome hardware
  • Gold hardware (Version 2)
  • 14:1 ratio Grover Rotomatic tuners
  • 8-screw Mirror pickguard
  • White pickguard (early models)
  • Red pickguard (Version 2)
  • Vintage style 4-point tremolo
  • Optional Kahler Flyer
  • Optional 6-point Licensed Floyd Rose w/ brass roller saddles
  • Locking nut (Optional tremolos only)

Finishes:

  • Red w/ black hardware, Rosewood fretboard (R/BR)
  • Red w/ White EVH-style tape (VH)
  • Metallic Red (MR)
  • Metallic Black w/ Silver EVH-style tape (VH/MBK)
  • Zebra Black and White (ZBBW)
  • Zebra Red and White (ZBRW)
  • Melt-Down Red (MDR)

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