• Lowden O35x Cuban Mahogany – Red Cedar (SOLD)

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    This is a brilliant sounding Lowden O35 with an extraordinary combination of tonewoods. Rare Mastergrade Ancient Cuban Mahogany taken from the 50-serie stash for back and sides and a beautiful Red Cedar top.

    This Lowden O35 is one good sounding guitar with a very distingguised sound. Full bodied, exquisite tone separation and beautfull sustain. I added a fingerboard with a curved end for that extra classy touch on the amazing sounding Lowden O35x.  Cuban Mahogany is very rare since it doesn’t grow in Cuba anymore. George uses wood that used to be part of furniture cabinets that were build in the 20th century

    Those who treasure Mahogany as a back and side wood (I do!) find more of what they are looking for in Cuban Mahogany. Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahagoni) is a close cousin to the Honduran Mahogany. Slightly more dense and less porous, this beautiful tonewood delivers fuller mids and more pronounced low end tones compared to the regular Mahogany species. And combined with the Red Cedar top it has a really warm sound.

    Price includes:

    • Lowden Limited lifetime warranty
    • 21% VAT included. VAT can be deducted for buyers from outside the Eurozone.
    • Free shipping within the Netherland and to Belgium, Luxemburg and Germany.
    • We ship worldwide. Call or mail for costs.
    • 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

    • Body size: O
    • Back and sides: Mastergrade Ancient Cuban Mahogany
    • Soundboard: AAAA Red Cedar
    • Fingerbord: Ebony with Ebony & Maple bindings
    • Custom option: extended curved fingerboard end
    • Rosette: Abalone soundhole rosette
    • Binding: Figured Maple
    • Purfling: Rosewood, Maple, Mahogany
    • Back centre seam: figured Maple
    • Tuners: Gotoh Gold/Ebony 510
    • Bridge: Rosewood
    • Neck: 5 piece: Mahogany/Walnut/Rosewood
    • Headstock overlay: Ebony (front and back)
    • Fret Markers: none
    • Side markers: Pearl dots
    • Body Size: O
    • Nut Width: 45mm
    • Serial #: 20148
    • Soundbox width: 420mm
    • Soundbox depth: 125mm
    • String scale length: 650mm
    • Frets to body: 14
    • Pickguard: clear
    • Documentation: warranty certificate and provenance document
    • Case: Lowden/Hiscox black
    • Pickup: optional