Collings 2010 CW Mahogany Excellent condition - All the good stuff is included with this model with Adirondack top, Adirondack braces, 1 23/32’’ nut width, thru saddle, no tongue brace, Tortoise body & neck binding with purfling and Dalmatian pickguard. This box is very open and robust with warm tone, great presence with little playing wear. Beautiful wide grain Adirondack top that speaks boldly when engaged with very little effort and even though it looks nearly new, it sounds as it has been played regularly. If you are into Collings flagship Mahogany Dreadnought, you need to take a hard look at this wonderful instrument. Priced with non original hard case.
Product ID: s258
Rozawood 28-D Indian Rosewood New - Handmade in the Czech Republic by Roman Zajicek one of the finest luthiers in Europe and is known for his impeccable tone and high quality workmanship. Top shelf upgraded elements which include: Master grade European Alpine Spruce top, select beautiful grain Indian Rosewood back & sides, Mahogany neck, 1 23/32’’ nut width, Ebony traditional bridge & fingerboard, traditional style rosette, Ivoroid herringbone body binding, Gotoh nickel “Butterbean” tuners, double action adjustable truss rod, nitrocellulose finish, genuine bone saddle, nut, end pin & strap button &beautiful Tortoise grained pickguard. Genuine older sounding instrument with warm woody open tone, outstanding power and response, effortless playability and is so clear in all registers. What a great surprise to discover a handmade instrument with this high quality build and materials along with a total stunning smooth older vibe sound & tone in this price range. This one will compete with the best of them. Shockingly great instrument. Priced with Rozawood molded hard case.
Product ID: c237
Martin 1953 D-18 Mahogany Excellent condition - No mystery as to the top, it is Adirondack, Mahogany back & sides, Ebony bridge, Ebony fingerboard, thru saddle, 1 11/16’’ nut width, original tuners, replacement pickguard where a large pickguard was screwed into the top (8 screws) that extends from the edge of the bottom of the fingerboard to about 1’’ below the bridge to the treble edge of the top. All holes have been plugged and the body, both top and back has been over sprayed. The original finish is visible through the over spray. No cracks with the exception of the typical b string crack, neck re-set a few months back and we are told the work was performed by Martin. Booming guitar with great tone, sustain and balance. Sounds & plays just like it is supposed to. Priced with 80’s Martin black molded case.