BEDELL 1964 Dreadnought

1/5

1/5

1/5

The Bedell 1964 Dreadnought is constructed from a time-honored tonewood combination of Sitka Spruce and Honduran Mahogany. Crafted similarly to the way guitars were built fifty years ago, but with more precision. The Bedell 1964 Dreadnought brings back the spirit of the music we all love. The wood used in the Sitka Spruce soundboards is salvaged from reclaimed, downed trees in Alaska. Sitka Spruce has been the primary top wood for U.S.A.-made instruments for many decades — it is strong, light, and gives an extended harmonic content. The 1964 Dreadnought’s Honduran Mahogany back and sides deliver a balanced, resonant tone with a thick bottom end, rich midrange, and a controlled, warm top end. As always, no forests were clear-cut to build Bedell 1964 guitars.
The workshop-installed USA made K&K Pure Mini pickup in the Bedell 1964 Dreadnought captures the authentic fullness of analog sound and the vibe of the era, without stage feedback. The ethically sourced tonewoods, the all-wood binding and subtle appointments result in a classic instrument, made with the same care, attention and craftsmanship as guitars from the golden era of instrument building.

 

Price: S$3,960.00

 

Specifications:

Body Shape: Dreadnought

Bracing Material: Sitka spruce

Peg Head Veneer: East Indian rosewood

Nut Width: 1 11/16"

Fretboard / Bridge: Ebony

Inlay: Dots

Binding: East Indian rosewood

Nut / Saddle: Bone

Tuning Machines: Bedell open gear, antique brass

ElectronicSK&K: Pure Mini

Top Finish: "Heirloom" gloss

Body Finish: Gloss

Casa: Bedell deluxe hardshell case

© 2014 Heirlooms Music . All Rights Reserved