HOLD – Used – Santa Cruz 1934 D12 Mahogany Custom (2020)
Here is an opportunity!
It is not often that a Santa Cruz comes on the market for a second time…
This Used Santa Cruz D12 Custom, 2020 model, needs a new permanent home. And that home will be blessed by this powerhouse instrument. Looks amazing, plays even better than it looks – and goodness – the sound!
The old growth mahogany back and sides and the old growth Adirondack top is where it all starts… Check out the specs below and get this honey home before someone else does!
A note from Santa Cruz:
Legendary artist and first call session ace, Norman Blake, has long appreciated the power and sensitivity of the original dreadnought design with 12 frets clear of the body. SCGC’s prototype D-12 Model was commissioned to showcase Norman’s playing style by adding clarity and sustain for an articulate response to the flat pick. Building a guitar with 12 frets clear of the body creates more air volume, which allows greater amplitude and sustain. The hand tuned X-bracing ensures an increased bass response, while the top voicing and 4-1/4 inch sound hole size combine to achieve great presence in all ranges. This eliminates the tendency of the traditional dreadnought towards boominess at the expense of midrange and treble. The controlled integrity of Mahogany sides and back impart clarity and definition to the guitar’s complex acoustic presence. The D-12’s sheer volume, complexity, and incredible sustain make it a truly inspiring stage partner.
Other specification include:
- Body Wood Type Old Growth Mahogany
- Back Stripe Zipper
- Binding Ivoroid
- Side Purfles
- Top Wood Type Old Growth Adirondack Top
- Rosette Herringbone
- Purfling Herringbone
- Bracing/Voicing Advanced X Adirondack Bracing with Hot Hide Glue
- Peghead Slotted
- Peghead/Fretboard Binding Ivoroid
- Overlay Material Brazilian
- Headstock Inlay None
- Width at Nut 1-3/4″
- Neck Shape Round
- Fingerboard Side Dots White
- SCGC Logo on Scrimshaw Heel Cap
- Width at 12th Fret 2-3/16
- Binding Black
- Scale Length 25.375
- Finish Top Tinted
- Back & Sides Clear/Buffed
- Neck Clear/Gloss
- Pickguard Tortoise
- Tuners/gears Engraved 3 on a plate Waverly tuners with Ebony buttons
- Hard Case
For more information about this Santa Cruz Instrumet, please contact us.
PLEASE CALL: 314-781-7500
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