Nautilus Concerto #26

Custom Concerto model with details inspired by hot rod pinstriping.

Straight-grained old-growth redwood top voiced for light strings (J73 or Thomastik Mittels)
Tone bar braced, Nouveau symmetric sound holes w/ inlaid maple pinstriping
Ribbon mahogany (Khaya ivorensis) back w/ inlaid maple pinstriping
5-piece curly maple neck with mahogany stripes
Compound radius ivory micarta fretboard w/ makore blocks and aluminum dot markers
1 1/8″ nut width
C shaped neck
.080″ x .040″ frets (“Banjo frets”)
French polish over oil varnish
Jacobson maple and ebony bridge, vertically interlocking saddle
Jacobson engraved aluminum tailpiece w/ ivory micarta frame
Relic nickel Golden Age tuning machines.

 

 

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