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Old 09-23-2018, 07:50 AM
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My 2013 - 16 Comins Classic Archtop is a NFS guitar. Bill carved the top for me out of Carpathian Spruce from Romania and the back from fiddleback Bigleaf Maple from the Northwest. It has a 25 scale and a 1-3/4 nut width. Bill installed a dual pickup system using a Kent Armstrong 12 pole piece humbucker together with a Barbera Soloist transducer to add the ability to capture some of the acoustic sound together with the magnetic jazz tone.

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Glorious, vintage tones from this pair!

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Old 10-02-2018, 09:19 AM
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Hey Backdrifter a good friend ,long passed away had an epi just like that.. By the way the 1938 L5 I picked up is amazing!!
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