1950's old kraftsman

  • -made in USA by Kay
  • -X braced solid spruce top
  • -sound hole has been enlarged to more traditional 4”
  • -play wear above fingerboard extension and around sound hole
  • -new tortoise pick guard - original PG was a screw on type and this one covers those screw holes
  • -there is a 1” area of melted finish below the pick guard and a similar mark on the back - not sure why
  • -mahogany back and sides
  • -birch neck with bound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard - adjustable truss rod
  • -original bone nut - original frets unworn
  • -Kluson “single line” tuners
  • -new ebony Martin bridge with “through” bone saddle (full height)
  • -recent neck reset - excellent action and playability
  • -great sound - very responsive and loud - intonation is excellent
  • -no cracks or structural issues
  • -brown hard shell case