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Old 01-15-2022, 04:57 AM
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I think I found the answer about the body depth. The Smeck models have a slightly thinner body. I believe that the D 12 has a standard dreadnought body depth.
Actually, the Smeck bodies are traditionally deeper than most of the 14 fret Gibson slope shoulders, but the “original” Jumbo (1934-35) is also a deep body. The Smecks also have a deeper (and wider) body than than Martin 12 fret dreadnaught. Smeck style guitars from Gibson, Kopp, SCGC, Fairbanks, Guild, and the rest are usually beasts.
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