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Slab-Back Five

Year: 2023
Materials:

Back: USA Maple, slab cut, Top: Italian Spruce, Neck: USA Maple

Finish:

Oil varnish, lightly antiqued

Dimensions:

Body length: 362
Bouts: 169, 113, 209
Ribs plus plates: 37 at top block, 36 at lower block
String length: 328 Stop: 194

 

Notes:

This five string features some beautiful slab cut domestic maple that I’ve had for almost 30 years.  I have a few more of these, I think that they may all go to five-strings

It also has an “Off-Beat” head. these seem to be creeping into my normal work.

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