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The LJ (Little Jumbo) is a midsized guitar that responds well to fingerpicking and flatpicking. It has the sustain and presence expected from a lightly built instrument and responds well to the touch. It is a pleasure to play up and down the fretboard.

Number 078 is a slightly deeper body than the previous LJs. Combine that with an Engelmann Spruce top and African Mahogany back and sides and you have a very comfortable midsize guitar with more bass and projection.

Specifications:

  • Top: Sitka Spruce or Western Red Cedar
  • Back/Sides: African Mahogany (Khaya) or Indian Rosewood
  • Bridge/Fretboard: Ebony
  • Fretboard radius: 16”
  • Fretboard inlay: Abalone, MOP, or reconstituted Turquoise diamonds and squares
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Peghead Overlay: Ebony
  • Tuners: Nickel Waverly
  • Rosette: Abalone w/ black/white/black border
  • Binding: Wood, Tortoise or Ivoroid
  • Top purfling: Rope
  • Body depth : 4” to 4 1/2”
  • Lower bout: 15 5/8”
  • Scale: 25.4”
  • Nut: Bone with 1 11/16” or 1 3/4” width
  • Saddle: Bone with 2 1/8” or 2 3/16” string spacing
  • Finish: Emtech 6000 waterbased gloss lacquer
  • Case: Hiscox Pro II

 

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