Santa Cruz Catfish Special Acoustic Guitar, All Figured Mahogany

$7,290

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Custom built for renowned blues musician Catfish Keith, the Santa Cruz Catfish Special is a custom 1929 O model with a small body and a giant voice. This parlor sized guitar boasts an all figured Mahogany construction, giving it a remarkable amount o projection, a defined and musical mid range, and dynamic voice that is perfect for the blues. Paired with its tortoise/ivoroid rosette, ivoroid binding, and V Mahogany neck, this Santa Cruz Catfish Special is a modern, classy take on the timeless parlor body shape. 

  • Year: 2020
  • Top: Figured Mahogany 
  • Back & Sides: Figured Mahogany 
  • Rosette: Ivoroid / Tortoise/ Ivoroid
  • Purfling: Black .020
  • Backstrip: None
  • Body Binding: Ivoroid
  • Neck: Mahogany 
  • Neck Profile: V
  • Fretboard Wood: Ebony
  • Peg Head Style: Solid Vj
  • Peg Head Veneer: Ebony
  • Fretboard Binding: Ivoroid
  • Fretboard Inlays: None 
  • Tuners: Waverly Nickel w/ Ebony
  • Bridge: Ebony 
  • Pins: Bone 
  • Saddle Material: Bone
  • Saddle Type: Drop-in, Compensated 
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Pickguard: Tortoise – O17 shape
  • Nut Width: 1 3/4” 
  • Spacing at Saddle: 2 3/16” 
  • Scale Length: 24 3/4” 
  • Body Depth: 4 3/4” 
  • Body Length: 19”
  • Upper Bout: 9 1/2” 
  • Lower Bout: 13 1/8”
  • Truss Rod: Adjustable 
  • Brace Pattern: Scalloped X-Bracing 
  • S/N: 359

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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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