Benoit MR-58 Square Neck Resonator Guitar, Curly Hard Maple & Redwood - Pre-Owned


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Carrol Benoit, a now-retired luthier who excels at building unique and excellent sounding resonator guitars built this excellent example with Curly Maple back, sides, and neck, and a Redwood top, lending an exotic aesthetic to a traditional instrument.

This square neck resonator has a deep rumbling sound and incredible volume. No need for amplification here!

  • Built: 2006 
  • Top: Redwood with rope top purfling 
  • Back and Sides: Curly Hard Maple 
  • Binding: Mahogany
  • Neck: Curly Hard Maple 
  • Fretboard: Birdseye Maple 
  • Head Veneer: Curly Maple 
  • Fretboard Binding: Mahogany 
  • Tuners: Schallers with pearloid buttons 
  • Nut Width: 1-7/8" 
  • Scale Length: 25"


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