Minerva L-00 Sunburst, Mahogany & Adirondack Spruce

$3,400

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Do sunbursts get much better? Georgia luthier Isaac Stroupe, the man behind Minerva Fretworks, comes to guitar building with a thorough background in violin building and a passion for the less common Golden Era guitars. His 14-fret L-00 is a stand-out, instant classic, and a prime example of what one can expect when purchasing a Minerva guitar. Mahogany, Adirondack spruce, 00, and that moody sunburst? Chef's kiss! Delicately sealing it up is a home-brewed, hand-rubbed spirit varnish allows the guitar to breathe, making it extremely dynamic and responsive, ideal for both picking or fingerstyle playing. This Minerva L-00 is perfect for those looking for a high quality, feather-light, hand-built guitar that feels and sounds as if it was 85+ years old.

  • Model: 14-fret L-00
  • Top: Adirondack (red) spruce
  • Back and sides: Mahogany
  • Neck: Honduran mahogany
  • Fretboard: Katalox
  • Bridge: Wenge, straight
  • Headplate: Honduran mahogany
  • Bracing: Adirondack spruce
  • Finish: French polished spirit varnish
  • Scale length: 24.9"
  • Nut width: 1-3/4"
  • String spacing: 2-3/8"
  • Lower bout: 14-3/4"
  • Depth: 4-3/8"
  • Serial number: 29
  • String gauge: .012s
  • Case: TKL hardshell

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