Santa Cruz 00 Eric Skye, Cocobolo & Adirondack Spruce - Pre-Owned


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Award-winning guitarist Eric Skye sat down with luthier Richard Hoover to create the “Ferrari of fingerstyle guitars in classic pre-war package”. In the 00 Skye Model, they definitely succeeded. This fabulous guitar features an Adirondack spruce top and vibrant cocobolo back and sides, put together with Adirondack braces and a hot hide glue construction. This 00 12-fret guitar has a slightly deeper body, creating a lush, deep tone not usually found in small-body guitars. With a gutsy, fat bass, loads of sustain, and a sweet bloom of overtones, it's quite the fingerstyle guitar, but with a flatpick, you can draw out some nice crackly treble, as well.

This pre-owned model is overall very good condition, with an excellent set-up. There are a number of very light stray marks in the finish and on the pickguard, plus a little buckle rash on the back, but no dings or structural damage.

  • Model: Eric Skye 00
  • Top: Adirondack spruce
  • Back and sides: Cocobolo
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Bridge: Ebony, pyramid-style
  • Binding: Ivoroid
  • Purfling: Herringbone
  • Backstrip: Zipper
  • Headstock: Slotted
  • Scale length: 24.9"
  • Nut width: 1-13/16"
  • String spacing at bridge: 2-1/4"
  • Lower bout: 14-3/8"
  • Depth: 4-1/4"
  • Case: Ameritage custom hard case
  • Serial number: 810


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Santa Cruz Guitar Company

Founded by Richard Hoover in 1976, the Santa Cruz Guitar Company brought boutique guitar making to the forefront of the steel string guitar business.

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