For your consideration is a custom commissioned Applegate crossover guitar that was designed by a good friend of mine and Brian Applegate founder and owner of Applegate guitars. Applegate guitars is one of the premier boutique guitar companies in the world. All of his guitars are completely hand built by Brian. Brian Applegate is one of the worlds most renowned acoustic guitar luthiers. Brian founded the company in 2001 finding inspiration after his visit to the historic guitar-making district in Granada, Spain. Brian has had a lifelong love of wood working and music. His guitars are rooted in traditional, handcrafted designs, materials and construction. Each of his guitars are entirely hand made and unique, thoughtfully created to maximize the beauty and tonal character of the wood. Brian only uses the finest, hand selected materials and has a world class collection of aged and heirloom tone woods at his shop. A strategic use of modern technology has allowed Brian to Ensure exact, precision craftsmanship on every guitar, as well as to create some forward thinking designs such as highly detailed sound ports in an interchangeable pick up system. Every one of Brian’s guitars is produced with strict attention to detail and a passion for the craft. Craftsmanship is particularly noticeable in the details from the comfort of the neck profile to perfectly executed bracing or painstakingly detailed inlay. These high standards are evident in every guitar that leaves Brian shop. Precision craftsmanship is of the upmost importance in his guitars and the desired sound, visual aesthetic, and set up is unique to each guitar. My dear friend who I got this guitar from, worked with Brian and together they chose the woods and collaborated on all of the details to create a spectacular Nylon String crossover guitar. Brian’s guitars are primary examples of instruments being created in the golden age of Lutherie and Brian continues to push the boundaries in terms of sonic performance and visual artistic expression. Please go to Brian Applegate’s web page for further information about him and his guitars. The specifications of this guitar are as follows: Solid European Spruce Top, Solid AAAA Ziricote sides and back, Solid Ziricote Neck, Ebony Fretboard, Sloan Machine heads, Soundport, Florentine Cutaway, Bocote Binding, Ziricote Peg Head Veneer, Brazilian Rosewood Bridge, Evo Frets, Black/White/Black purfling, Applegate FS Body Shape, Classical Bracing, 1&13/16” nut, String Spacing 2.31”, Fretboard Radius Compound 16-20, 25.4” (645.2mm) scale length, Body length: 19.6”, Upper Bout: 10.637”, Lower Bout: 14.5”, Waist: 8.85”, Contoured Bicote Integral Arm Rest Bevel. Custom Ameritage Case with humidity control ( a $600 case ). The guitar is in excellent pristine condition with one tiny ding next to the bridge at the High E string. Any visible white specs in the photos are dust. This guitar has a custom Pickup system designed and installed by Brian. An Audio sound sample is attached. Please listen to it with a good Bluetooth speaker for full effect. This is a fine an heirloom quality guitar as anyone could ever hope to own. Make me an offer I can’t refuse and it can be yours.
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Payment Option Notes:
Returns accepted. Buyer must contact seller within 2 days to arrange return. Refund will be given as Money Back.
Buyer pays return shipping.
Additional return policy details: 48 hour notice for a full refund. There will be a $100 restocking fee.
Condition of Item(s):
Used - Excellent Condition
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