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Old 11-22-2012, 11:36 AM
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Default Just completed 28" scale Baritone wedge my 17th

Small Jumbo wedge Baritone 28" scale

Here is the link to a short video clip on youtube
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jGSEmibRxI

Indian Rosewood Back and sides
Lutz top
Adirondack bracing
Spalted maple rosette
Mahogany, EIR, maple 5 piece laminated neck.
Gotoh delta tuners
Ebony peg head overlays and binding
Nitro Lacquer finish with Z-poxy filler.













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Old 11-22-2012, 01:04 PM
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Beautiful, great work!!!

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Old 11-23-2012, 04:07 PM
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Fred - great looking guitar! I also like the pic, in general, with the leaves on the ground. I just checked out your website and FB page. Great pics.

Did someone commission this build? Great to see another Ontario luthier here on the AGF.
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Yes it was a commissioned build.

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A very classy looking baritone. Love the look of the EIR you chose for the build. What are the dimensions of the body?
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What are the dimensions of the body
It is very close to the Martin J/M style and fits in the same case. It is a 16" lower bout 4 5/8" deep at butt with a 1" Manzer style Wedge tilt across the lower bout.

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I just posted a short video of the new owner playing the guitar

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c4fPqhpzEGc
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Nice job, Fred!
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I finally got a chance to hear the guitar in concert and through a PA system so recorded a video. The quality of the sound is what one gets with the stock mic on my Ipod touch that was used to record the clip. I really need to get a better means of recording my guitars.

Check out the video on my youtube channel.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMs0ykLqKHE
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