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Benavides Slope Shoulder Dreadnaught - Brand New

Regular price $2,227.00 USD
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Here we have a stunning, brand new Benavides Slope Shoulder Dread. Hand made by expert luthier, David Benavides, in the Far North of New Zealand, this guitar is available without the waitlist.

Benavides SH #130

Torrified AAAA Sitka over East Indian Rosewood.

This high spec build is a players guitar and has the vintage tone you would expect from Torrified Sitka, which is AAAA. The rosewood is very straight, quartered and deep purple. This build is light and the satin finish is thin.

  • Top, torrified sitka AAAA
  • Back and sides, Indian rosewood
  • Top bracing, forward shifted x scalloped Adirondack attached with hot hide glue
  • Tortoloid rosette
  • Fire stripe pick gaurd
  • Maple binding Violin purflings on top Neck Mahogany
  • Fretboard, ebony
  • MOP diamond at 12th Headstock, Ebony & Maple Inlay
  • Bridge, ebony, box wood pins
  • Tuners, Ghoto open brass gear gold
  • Gold Evo fret wire
  • Unbleached bone nut and saddle
  • 44 mm nut 55 mm spacing at saddle
  • 4 MM exposed saddle
  • 1.75 @ 1st- 2 mm @6th action at 12th
  • Satin nitrocellulose finish
  • Ply and vinyl case, convex top

A Killer Guitar

Guaranteed to zap your socks off!

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    Please notify us within 48 hours of receiving you purchase if you are unhappy in any way and we can arrange a return or exchange (return shipping fees apply).