≈ Oblique master ≈

Semiacoustic guitar; 16” semihollow body at lower bouts, 1 ¾“ body depth, “Venetian” cutaway; available “Florentine” cutaway or no-cutaway, on request.

Back and sides: solid, European curly maple premium quality, matched maple sides

Top: aged, Italian spruce, carved by hand

Bracing: “long pivot” bracing configuration, with long tenon, to bridge zone

Neck: mahogany, ebony 3 mm headstock cover with ebony binding, and custom inlay M.O.P logo; maple/ebony separation lines

Truss-rod: double way, with lateral carbon fiber reinforcements

Fingerboard: ebony with A.L. custom position markets, ebony binding with maple separation lines, compound  10”-14” radius

Frets: 21 medium jumbo Dunlop frets

Nut: 42.8 mm bone or ebony, 53 mm width at 12° fret

Scale: 25” scale

Binding: 3-ply plastic binding, or maple bound, on request

Bridge: three pieces ebony/brass bridge, adjustable with ebony veener, 53 mm strings spacing, or tune-o-matic bridge

Tailpiece: ebony, with “viol style” tail adjuster

Control: volume, tone and blend pot, on body, metal pots knobs

Pickguard: ebony, handmade

Tuners: Gold Spertzel tuners, or high quality Gotoh 510 Gold

Pick up: Seymour Duncan Antiquity

Finish: nitrocellulose, colors available are sunburst and old natural

Case: master case