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Blueridge BR-343 "000" Gospel Model Acoustic Guitar - Sunburst w/ Hard Case
Blueridge BR-343 Gospel Guitar w/ Case
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If you've been searching for a Golden Era guitar that isn't priced like it's made of gold, then Blueridge guitars are for you. Reminiscent of fine American guitars built prior to WWI, Blueridge guitars are made with the same techniques as their antique counterparts, including many by-hand processes.
The Blueridge BR-343 Gospel Model Acoustic Guitar is carefully crafted and beautifully adorned with traditional symbols of the Christian faith. A magnificent abalone and pearl chalice and cross design graces the headstock, while the fingerboard bears the ancient triple locked-ring symbol for the Trinity. The BR-343 Gospel Model is crafted with a select solid spruce top, hand-carved X-bracing, choice mahogany back and sides, and a traditional dovetail neck joint for pure Golden Era tone. The slim mahogany neck and comfortable 000-sized body make it a truly enjoyable guitar to play.
A magnificent abalone and pearl chalice and cross graces the headstock, while the ancient locked ring symbol for the Trinity marks the fingerboard of the New Blueridge Gospel guitar- making it one of the most beautiful guitars ever made!
Blueridge BR-343 Gospel Guitar Features:
Select Solid Spruce top with classic forward-X pattern, hand-carved parabolic braces
High-gloss, vintage Sunburst finish top
Select Solid Mahogany sides and back
Carved Select Mahogany, low profile neck with, dove-tail neck joint and 25.6" (650mm) scale length
Indian Rosewood fingerboard and bridge
Maple bridge plate
The fingerboard is tastefully inlaid with "The Trinity" inspired fret position markers of M-O-P
The peghead adorned with a completely original," cross and chalice" inlay of Abalone and M-O-P, in keeping with the Gospel theme
B/W/B ABS binding with fine black and white purfling on soundboard
Accurate vintage-style 14:1 ratio gold-plated open-back tuners with butterbean-style buttons
One look at any Blueridge guitar will tell you that the craftsmandship, style and quality of the Golden Era are still alive and plainly evident in every guitar with the Blueridge name.
The intricate MOP inlays, the careful workmanship and tremendous tonal quality of each Blueridge ensure that these fine guitars will be highly collectible. They're most definitely the benchmark of value and affordability today.
Like the finest guitars of the Golden Era, each Blueridge has the traditional dovetail neck/body joint and each model's neck features an adjustable truss rod. The Kluson-style enclosed tuning machines with "butterbean" buttons, in either gold or nickel, have the perfect vintage look yet offer modern precision and feel.
InstrumentAlley.com is an authorized stocking dealer for Blueridge guitars. We carry many guitar models in stock and can order any Blueridge guitar if you don't see what you want in our online store. InstrumentAlley.com offers the best deals at the lowest price on the BR-343 Gospel and all Blueridge guitars. Each Blueridge guitar now comes with a full lifetime warranty!
Back and Side Material Select Solid Mahogany
Back Inlay None
Binding Black ABS
Body Type 000
Brace Material Spruce
Bridge & End Pins Black ABS
Bridge Material Indian Rosewood
Bridge Plate Maple
& Peghead Binding None
Fingerboard Material Indian Rosewood
Fingerboard Position Inlays M-O-P Trinity Design
- Chalice and Cross
Finish Sunburst High Gloss
Headstock Style Solid
Heelcap Black ABS
Logo Inlay Style M-O-P / Abalone
Neck Material Select Mahogany
Number of Frets Clear 14
Number of Frets Total 20
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1 11/16"
Peghead Overlay Indian Rosewood
Scale Length 25.6" (650mm)
Side Inlay None
Soundhole Rosette Traditional Multi-Ply ABS
Top Select Solid Sitka Spruce
Top Bracing Pattern Pre-war-style Forward Shifted X-Bracing
Top Purfling Multi-ply W-B-W
Tuning Machines Gotoh Vintage-style / Open-back / Butterbean Buttons
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