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Blueridge BR-40AS Acoustic Guitar Contemporary Series Dreadnought Adirondack Sunburst
Blueridge BR-40AS Acoustic Guitar
As a result of our ability to find sources of select and rare woods, we've introduced the new BR-40AS to feature Adirondack spruce and a vintage sunburst finishes. Making it the most affordable and only solid-top, laminate mahogany back and side instruments on the market to use such high-quality wood for the top
. The Blueridge BR-40AS features authentic pre-war bracing which ensures tone and volume just like the finest vintage guitars costing four times the price! Try one out and you will see why flat pickers worldwide love the BR-40 acoustic guitar so much!
Blueridge BR-40AS Acoustic Guitar Features:
Select, Solid Adirondack Spruce top with hand-carved parabolic braces in the authentic Pre-war forward X-pattern
Select Mahogany back and sides
Vintage late-30's style Sunburst high-gloss finish
Black Multi-ply body binding
Carved Mahogany, low profile neck with M-O-P dot position markers
Tonewood fingerboard and bridge
Maple bridge plate
Dovetail neck/body joint
Bone nut and saddle
Accurate vintage-style 14:1 ratio nickel-plated open-back tuners with butterbean-style buttons
Nut width: 1 3/4"
Scale length: 25.6" (650mm)
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-40AS and all Blueridge guitars. Each Blueridge guitar now comes with a full lifetime warranty!
Back and Side Material Select Mahogany
Back Inlay Black
Binding Black ABS
Body Type Dreadnaught
Brace Material Spruce
Bridge & End Pins Black ABS
Bridge Material Tonewood
Bridge Plate Maple
& Peghead Binding None
Fingerboard Material Tonewood
Fingerboard Position Inlays M-O-P Dots
Finish Sunburst High Gloss
Headstock Style Solid
Heelcap Black ABS
Logo Inlay Style M-O-P
Neck Material Select Mahogany
Number of Frets Clear 14
Number of Frets Total 20
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1 3/4"
Peghead Overlay Tonewood
Scale Length 25.6" (650mm)
Side Inlay None
Soundhole Rosette Traditional Multi-Ply ABS
Top Premium Solid Adirondack 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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