Shorty Archtop

Short Scale Arch top acoustic electric guitar 22 5/8″ scale length.  string spacing at the nut 1 9/16″ and 2 1/4″ at the bridge.   neck width 1 13/16″ at the nut, 2 1/4″ at the 24th fret, neck thickness 7/8″  Ebony fretboard and tail piece. The laminated mahogany neck is set into the body.
full hollow-body electric carved Douglas fir top.  carved thin for nylon strings.  since these pictures i have made a new  Ebony bridge made of carved single piece of solid ebony with a piezo pickup transducer fitted between the bridge and top.  the piezo is made by Pick-Up-the-World  and is buffered with onboard jfet pre-amp powered by a 9v rechargeable NiMh.      the back  of this guitar is mahogany mostly with  some inlays of bubinga and ebony.  weight  4 1/2 pounds.
t his is a very unique instrument and will be available very soon, ask for details $5000

 

click the link below for a sample sound file this guitar with nylon string

sound file ken bebensee – nylonone

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