Collings OM1 A, Honduran Mahogany & Adirondack Spruce - Pre-Owned

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It's no wonder you find the versatile Collings OM in the hands of a diverse array of players. Mahogany's mid-range focus and warmth is well-suited to the slighter build of the OM, while the upgraded Adirondack spruce top - prized for its stiffness and bite compared to Sitka - gives this model a major boost in dynamic range. If ever there were an OM that could compete with the mighty dreadnought for acoustic presence in a bluegrass jam, the Collings OM1 A would be it. In short, this is an OM that you can seriously dig into, that still has the responsiveness and sensitivity needed for fingerpicking. This 2012 model sports a 000-style Dalmatian pickguard, giving it a subtly unique look. The condition is excellent, and it has the resonance and responsiveness of a lovingly played-in guitar.

  • Model/body: OM
  • Top: Adirondack spruce
  • Back and sides: Honduran mahogany
  • Neck: Honduran mahogany
  • Fretboard: Ebony with MOP dots
  • Bridge: Ebony belly-style
  • Saddle: Bone, drop-in
  • Binding: Tortoise
  • Rosette and purfling: B/W
  • Headstock veneer: Ebony with MOP Collings logo
  • Brace pattern: Pre-war scalloped X-brace
  • Scale length: 25-1/2"
  • Nut width: 1-3/4"
  • String spacing: 2-3/16"
  • Serial number: 20808
  • Year of build: 2012
  • Case: Deluxe hardshell case by TKL

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Collings Acoustic Guitars & Mandolins

Bill Collings came from a family of engineers, who inspired his meticulous attention to detail and boundless curiosity. 

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