Wow! Made from primo Hawaiian stash! Beautiful, lightweight and resonate, KOA is the Holy Grail of tonewoods! Very rare and all natural, Koa has the crispness and clarity of the finest rosewood, but with all the warmth, thick tone and airiness that mahogany possesses.
This guitar is one of a Special Run of 40 Gibson Custom Shop Guitars built in 2006. The Gibson Custom J-45 Maui Wowie Koa is the ultimate acoustic for the J-45 lover who also wants the beauty and sweetness of a solid koa guitar with other upgraded features ...
Body : Round Shoulder Dreadnought Solid Hawaiian Koa, top, back and sides
Binding: 4-ply top, single-ply back
Bridge: Traditional Gibson Rosewood Bridge
Pickguard: Tortoise Teardrop
Finish: Antique Natural
Neck Material: 1-piece mahogany
Neck Joint: Traditional handcut compound dove-tailed neck-to-body joint
Inlay: MOP dot
Machine Heads: Gold Gotoh
Nut Width: 1.725
Pickup: Active Transducer
This beautiful acoustic guitar is a collectors prize and a players dream. Collectors grade, near mint showing only a few pick scratches on the pickguard and a small string scratch on the black veneer headstock. This guitar weighs 4 lbs 13 oz.and comes complete with the original hardshell case, Certificate of Authenticity, hang tags and tons of MOJO!