• Lowden F50 Custom Wide Neck ABW-AS (new)

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    Our price:8.395,00 7.995,00

    Custom Lowden F50 Custom Wide Neck in African Blackwood/Alpine Spruce with a wide neck (48/60mm – 1 7/8″) and an Ebony bridge. Impressive tone, sustain, playability and of course the immaculate Lowden workmanship.

    This unique F50 Custom Wide Neck ABW-AS is a tone machine pus sang and a fingerstyle player’s dream for those who have large hands. The neck measures 48 mm at the nut and 60mm at the 14th fret. Plenty of string spacing! Build with beautiful African Blackwood  and Italian Alpine Spruce this 50 series Lowden is one of the best out there. The AAAAA Italian Alpine Spruce comes from very slow growing old trees and produces a very warm and clear sound. Combined with African Blackwood one get a wonderful articulation and crystal clear defined notes with massive sustain and those fabulous overtones that only Italian Alpine Spruce produces. Check out George’s story on Alpine Spruce HERE.

    The F-size body was developed by George in the mid-seventies. With a larger lower bout and a traditional size upper bout the bass response is impressive while the mid and high notes are still loud and clear delivering a very balanced guitar with excellent note separation. The sound sample should tell your ears all the need to know to conclude that this is an exceptional Lowden among the Lowden guitars out there,

    Price includes:

    • Lowden Limited warranty.
    • 21% VAT applies.
    • Free shipping to Benelux countries.
    • We ship fully insured worldwide. Call or mail for a quote.
    • 14 day Return Policy applies.
    • Pickup of your guitar for repair, consignment or trade can be arranged.
    • All guitars come with a new set of strings and a setup to your liking.

    Specifications

    • Model: Custom F50
    • Size: F shape
    • Back & Sides: Master Grade African Blackwood
    • Soundboard: Master Grade Alpine Spruce
    • Lacquer: Clear
    • Binding: Figured Tasmanian Blackwood
    • Neck: 5 Piece Mahogany with Rosewood splices
    • Headfacings: Ebony front and back
    • Fretboard: Ebony bound with Maple
    • Nut width: 48mm
    • Width at 14th fret: 60mm
    • Tuners: Gotoh 510 Gold with Ebony buttons
    • Bridge: Ebony
    • Serial #: 24122
    • Frets to body: 14
    • Pickguard: clear
    • Documentation: warranty certificate and provenance document
    • Case: Lowden branded Ameritage hard shell case
    • Pickup: Optional