Bashkin SJ Fan Fret Cutaway Acoustic Guitar, Honduran Mahogany & Swiss Moon Spruce - Pre-Owned


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This stunning Bashkin features a Swiss Moon Spruce top on Honduran Mahogany back and sides, with a Honduran Mahogany neck topped by an Ebony fingerboard with Ebony binding.

This model also features Michael Bashkin's renowned fan fret design, extending the scale on the bass side.

"The SJ has a big low end with a crisp attack and the warm trebles of a Swiss Spruce top. This guitar is ideal for open tunings..." Michael Bashkin.

  • Top: Swiss Moon spruce
  • Back and Sides: Honduran Mahogany
  • Neck: Honduran Mahogany
  • Headstock Overlay: Rosewood bound in Rosewood with inlay
  • Back of Headstock: Rosewood
  • Binding: Rosewood with Holly and Rosewood side purflings
  • Purfling: Rosewood with veneers
  • Rosette: Torched and segmented burl
  • Bracing: Adirondack spruce top, Sitka spruce back
  • End Graft: Mahogany/Burl and Holly veneer
  • Kerfing: Solid Spanish Cedar with Rosewood
  • Tuners: Waverley gold with Ebony knobs
  • Back Xbrace Cap: Rosewood
  • Bridge Plate: Rosewood
  • Nut/Saddle: Bone
  • Bracing/Bridge Glue: Hot hide glue
  • Bridge Pins: Ebony/Abalone dot
  • Fret Markers: Buffalo horn inlays
  • Truss-rod: 2 way stainless steel
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Fretboard: Ebony bound in Ebony
  • Nut width/Waddle width: 1.75 / 2.31
  • Multiscale: 26-25.4
  • Dimensions: Lower bout 16, Waist 9.9, Upper Bout 11.9
  • Depth at tail/neck: 4. 2/3.25
  • Finish: Nitrocellulose lacquer



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