M.J. Franks (USA) Legacy 18 Custom Dreadnought
Our second Guitar by Luthier M.J. Franks (USA) and I am extremly happy with this one!
Light, responsive, easy handling and playability! And balanced Power!
Traditional Style 18 Dreadnought with Honduras Mahogany back, sides and neck. The soundboard is Master-Grade Red (Adirondack) Spruce. Bindings are vintage celluloid tortoise. Matching Red Spruce top braces are forward-shifted and scalloped offering an exceptionally balanced tone across the strings.
Body Style - 14 fret traditional dreadnought
Scale Length - 25.4”
Neck Profile - Oval, Low Oval or Modified Vee
Herringbone Rosette and Trim
Upper Bout Width - 11.5"
Lower Bout Width - 15.625"
Max Body Depth - 4.875”
Fingerboard Width @ Nut - 1.750”
Fingerboard Radius - 16”
Bridge Pin Spacing - 2.187”
Recommended String Gauge - Medium Phosphor-Bronze
Master Grade Cuban Mahogany back & sides / Adirondack (Red) Spruce Soundboard / Scalloped Adirondack Spruce braces / Solid Mahogany neck & blocks / Waverly Tuners / Vintage Celluloid Tortoise bindings