D-55

$3,899.99 – $3,949.99 List Price

Introduced in 1968, the flagship model D-55 is one of the most musically versatile dreadnought guitars available. The D-55 is prized by players worldwide for its rich, balanced sound, outstanding playability, and elegant cosmetic appointments. The distinctive nitrocellulose lacquer finish is a hallmark of this instrument and its tone can be heard on countless hit recordings of our time.

Specifications

Body:

Body TopSolid Sitka spruce
Body BackSolid rosewood
Body SidesSolid rosewood
Body ShapeDreadnought
BracingScalloped Red Spruce
RosetteAbalone
FinishGloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Body Depth Upper Bout
Body Depth Lower Bout
Body Length
Body Width Lower Bout
Body Width Upper Bout
Guitar Weight
Body BindingBlack ABS
PurflingCream/Black/Cream/Black

Neck:

Neck Material3-Piece Mahogany/Walnut/Mahogany
Neck Shape
Neck FinishGloss Lacquer
Scale Length25.625″ (650.8 mm)
Nut Width1.69″ (42.9 mm)
Nut MaterialNu-Bone™
Neck BindingYes
Fingerboard MaterialEbony
Fingerboard Radius12″ (305 mm)
Fingerboard InlaysMother-of-Pearl/Abalone Block
# of Frets20
Fret Size
Headstock Binding
Tuning MachinesGotoh® 700 Series Open-Back
Hardware Finish/PlatingGold-plated
Truss RodYes, Dual Action
Truss Rod Wrench

Features:

BridgeEbony
SaddleBone
Bridge PinsBone
StringsGuild® M-450C Standard Tension Coated Phosphor Bronze, (.013-.056 Gauges)
Case or Gig BagDeluxe Hardshell
Electronics
Bridge Pickup
Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration
Pickup Switches
Control Knobs
Controls
Included Accessories
Strap Buttons
Pickguard1-Ply Black

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