Fairbanks F20-S Nick Lucas Acoustic Guitar, Gold Sparkle


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The Fairbanks F20 acoustic guitar is Dale Fairbanks' take on the legendary late 1920s Nick Lucas model, but this special edition features a gold sparkle finish.

The Fairbanks F20 features a Red Spruce top with genuine Honduran Mahogany back and sides. This edition features a special gold sparkle finish.


  • F-20NL 12 fret acoustic guitar
  • Special Gold Sparkle finish
  • Top and bracing: red spruce
  • Back/sides/neck: genuine honduran mahogany
  • Madagascar Rosewood Fingerboard and Bridge
  • Ebony headstock veneer
  • Scale length: 24-3/4"
  • Width, upper bout: 10-1/4"
  • Width, lower bout: 14-3/4
  • Depth, neck block: 4-1/8"
  • Depth, tail block: 4-1/2"
  • Frets to body: 12
  • Nut/saddle/pins: unbleached bone
  • Nut width: 1-3/4"
  • Saddle spacing: 2-3/8"
  • Fingerboard radius - 12"
  • Body binding: ivoroid/B/W
  • Fingerboard binding: ivoroid/B/W
  • Fingerboard inlay: MOP Nick Lucas
  • Headstock inlay: MOP fleur de lis, "Fairbanks"
  • MOP logo and Nick Lucas fgbd inlay
  • Finish: nitrocellulose over shellac


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Dale Fairbanks certainly understands the minutiae of turn-of-the-century Gibson guitars and uniquely captures that within his own instruments, aka Fairbanks Guitars.

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