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#078 Adirondack Spruce with Ancient Bog Oak


By Hozen Guitars

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From the Hozen Guitars Blue Series. The rosette is inspired by none other than Ervin Somogyi himself —as he graciously permitted. I want to pay tributes to people who inspire me in my craft and remember them along the way. I have come up with matching end graft details along with the rosette. This guitar is adorned with my signature headstock design, body rest, "Laskin"—style armrest, full Snakewood block inlaid fretboard, Florentine cutaway, and a soundport. This 5500-year-old back and side set is worthy of all these luxury appointments.


  • Top: Aged Adirondack Spruce
  • Back and Sides: 5500-year-old ancient bog Oak
  • Body Binding: Snakewood
  • Neck: Mahogany with Rosewood center
  • Fretboard: 14" radius African Ebony
  • Tuners: Gotoh 510 with marble buttons
  • Bridge: African Ebony
  • Bridge Pins: Bone w/paua+bronze circle dots
  • Saddle Type: Polished unbleached bone, compensated
  • Nut Width: 44mm
  • String Spacing: 55mm
  • Scale Length: 650mm
  • Truss Rod: Adjustable with carbon fibre reinforcement
  • Bracing: Adirondack lattice with Japanese hot hide glue
  • Serial Number: #078
  • Year built: 2021
  • PLEK setup with Japanese nickel/silver frets
  • Hardcase included


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