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Old 07-21-2020, 10:03 AM
Wengr Wengr is offline
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Originally Posted by mhw48 View Post
The current body depth on the Franklin Jumbo is essentially the same as an OM, around 3.5" at the heel and 4" at the tail. I'll have to check with Nick to see exactly where this one will fall. I see that you have a Franklin Prarie State. What is the depth of yours -- when was it built?
My guitar was built in 1992. It measures 3 1/2'' at the neck and 3 7/8' at the tail block. I purchased it some years back from Bat McGrath, and he referred to it as a Prairie State. I cant say What Nick called it.
Sobell Model 1 ----- Martin D41
Sobell six string archtop ---- Collings 0001a
Gibson ES-165 Herb Ellis ----Martin OM-21 Special
Eastman John Pisano ---- Franklin Prairie State

Last edited by Wengr; 07-21-2020 at 10:22 AM.
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