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The company has also announced a new version of the pedal in collaboration with Japanese company Vemuram.
The Altstar ALT30 is designed for electric players who are transitioning to acoustics, and features an RG headstock, modified Sharkfin inlays and four colorful finishes.
The new guitars—Andy Timmons, Polyphia and Chon signatures among them—are based on the company's popular AZ series.
"I knew that if young musicians saw the potential in it for their ideas, it was going to evolve into something pretty incredible," he says.
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