Gibson Acoustic 2017 Limited J-45 Koa, Honeyburst SN11537026
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Gibson Acoustic 2017 Limited J-45 Koa Overview by GAK:The legendary J-45 is world renowned for its full, balanced expression, warm bass and excellent projection. This Limited Edition features beautiful Koa back and sides, Grover gold open-back tuners, and our beautiful, one-of-a-kind, hand-sprayed Honeyburst finish. Genuine Hawaiian Koa, as opposed to other Koa-type species (such as Australian / Taskmanian Blackwood) is not only extremely beautiful and toneful but increasingly rare. With Koa tree felling now banned it will not be long before it is no longer available to make guitars from making these J-45s with solid Koa back and sides a great investment as well as being great players.
Tonewoods: Solid Sitka spruce top, with solid Koa back and sides
Tuners: Gold-plated open-back Grovers
Nut and Saddle: Tusq saddle, black nut
Pickguard: Tortoise tear drop
Pickup: LR Baggs VTC
Binding: Cream binding graces top, back, fingerboard and headstock
Truss rod cover: Engraved "Limited"