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HD28 Dred kit forward shifted braces 1937 spec


East Indian Rosewood guitar kit . 14 fret Dred off Martin patterns. Forward Shifted 5/16 Scallop bracing.
Back and sides are East Indian Rosewood that are bent , trimmed and contoured to a 14 fret Martin dred. The side supports are the old style glue in ribbon. The top is TORRIFIED red spruce and has the old prewar style of rosette. The back braces are vintage style with the lower wider back braces. The fret board and bridge are ebony. The fret board is slotted and radiused 20 fret. Nut width is 1 3/4 in and the string spacing at the bridge is 2 1/4 in. It has the long style square and diamond inlay.
The tuners are nickle Grover 98 open back. The binding is Ivroid and there is Herringbone purfling for the top. The fret wire is .08 wide and .04 high. The neck has the Valoute on the back of the neck. It also has the 2 way truss rod and a dovetail joint. It is Mahogany. The neck and tail blocks are also mahogany. Bone nut and saddle included. There are ebony bridge pins is dot inlay.
this is a high end kit and we support your building with a full line of videos on you tube. Also you may email as you have questions.
A building form and spreader are suggest for the best result .
All parts are included down to the strings.

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  • Model: 38 hd 28
  • Shipping Weight: 12lbs

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