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17″ arch top hand-built by Master luthier Nelson Palen from Kansas. This guitar has stunning hand-carved, master-grade flamed Maple back & sides with a lovely hand-carved European Spruce top.
This fingerboard, bridge, tailpiece, bridge & faceplate are all made of very clean, streak-free Gabon Ebony. The original Palen floating pickup is installed & ready to go.
This stunning instrument has the deep, punchy tone that Palen’s instruments are known for. This has a full, D-shaped neck with a beautiful Ebony fingerboard.
Lightly played in our showroom.
Nut width = 1.75″ (1 3/4″, 44.45mm)
Fingerboard width at the 12th fret = 2.125″ (2 1/8″, 53.975mm)
Width at FB end = 2.28125″ (2 9/32″, 57.94375mm)
Scale Length = 25″ (635mm)
Body Dimensions = 17″ x 3″ (431.8mm x 76.2mm)
Overall Length of Guitar = 43″ (1092.2mm)
Neck Thickness @ 1st fret: .808″
Neck Thickness @ 11th fret: .859″
Overall Body Length: 20 13/16″
Overall Neck Length: 21 1/2″
5-ply Ivoroid binding around body, fingerboard, & headstock