Jacobson Nautilus #22

3-piece straight redwood top
Traditional transverse braced, centered Nouveau oval hole with curly maple rosette
Highly figured Bigleaf maple sides
Khaya mahogany back with prominent ribbon figuring
5-piece mahogany neck with curly maple center stripe
Compound radius ziricote fretboard. Sterling silver 12th fret markers
Ziricote headstock overlay, Curly maple Jacobson script inlay, small sterling silver pinstriping details
1 1/8″ nut width
C shaped neck, hand rubbed to 4000 grit for a satin feel
.080″ x .040″ frets (“Banjo frets”)
Enduro-Var modern waterborne varnish finish
Jacobson ebony and ziricote bridge, vertically interlocking saddle reinforced with carbon fiber, compensated for J74’s
Jacobson engraved aluminum tailpiece
Rubner tuning machines with Moldflon bearing upgrade
JJB single spot pickup and Fishman endpin jack


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