F5 No. 12

Traditional F body with a snakehead style peghead.  Accent veneers are cut from a madrone burl my brother found one day near Inverness. This instrument didn't have as big a voice as I would have liked but overall is quite a beautiful and very playable instrument.

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Soundboard

Sitka Spruce (Picea sitchensis)

Backboard

Curly Bigleaf Maple (Acer macrophyllum)

Rim

Curly Bigleaf Maple (Acer macrophyllum)

Neck

Curly Bigleaf Maple (Acer macrophyllum)

Neck Reinforcement

Truss Rod

Fingerboard

East Indian Ebony (Diospyros ebenum)

Scale Length

13 7/8"

Tuning Machines

Rubner - Classic Black - Nichol

Tailpiece

Bill James

Width at Nut

1 1/8"