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1000 Series Original

Q: What is the difference between the 1000 Series Original and the Original?

A: The two bridges are manufactured using the same materials and processes, and they are functionally identical.  The country of manufacture is the distinction: The Original is produced in Germany and the the 1000 Series Original is produced in Korea. 

 

Q: How do I know if I have a 1000 Series or an Original?

A:  On the German-made Original, you will see "Made in Germany" stamped on the underside of the base plate.  On the 1000 Series, there is no stamp at all.

 

Q: What is the post spacing on the 1000 Series Original?

A: 74mm, or 2.91'' center to center-- the same as the Floyd Rose Special; both can be easily swapped with the German-made Original Floyd Rose.