Tippin OM-T Acoustic Guitar, Khaya Mahogany & Sinker Salmon Crate Sitka Spruce- Pre-Owned

$7,500
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This Tippin OM-T speaks volumes to Bill Tippin’s magnificent craftsmanship. Its incredibly tight-grained sinker “salmon crate” Sitka spruce top, alongside its Khaya mahogany back and sides, create a lively warmth, resonance, and shimmer, that transcends words. The combination of its OM body size, 25-3/8” scale length, and 1-3/4” nut width, make for a guitar that is undeniably difficult to put down.

While originally completed in 2002, this guitar has recently been sent to Bill Tippin for a full update. This recent work included a re-fret, a nut and saddle replacement, as well as a re-voicing and restructuring of the guitar’s bracing in order to bring this instrument up to Bill Tippin’s current standards. As a result of Bill Tippin’s diligent work, the beautiful top of this instrument has been relieved of any excessive stiffness and tension through his his proprietary X-Bracing adjustments; creating an openness and fullness its tone that is seldom heard. After Bill’s recent improvements, this nearly 20 year old Tippin OM-T sounds, plays, and looks, like it is virtually brand new.

  • Top: Sinker "salmon crate" Sitka spruce
  • Back and sides: Khaya mahogany
  • Body Binding: Ivoroid
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Head veneer: Ebony with Tippin logo in pearl
  • Tuners: Nickel-plated Schaller with small buttons
  • Bridge: Ebony 
  • Pins: Ebony with pearl dots 
  • Saddle: Bone, compensated 
  • Nut: Bone 
  • Pickguard: Tortoise 
  • Nut width: 1-3/4" 
  • Scale length: 25-3/8" 
  • Condition: Excellent 
  • Year of build: 2002

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