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Breedlove Frontier Concertina E 2018

Breedlove Frontier Concertina E 2018

RRP: £2,139.00

£1,949.00

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SKU: 028FRI11E

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The Breedlove Frontier Concertina E is a new-for-2018 small body acoustic guitar. Breedlove's take on the classic parlour guitar, the Frontier Concertina E features a slightly shorter scale length, 12th fret body join and all-mahogany construction, resulting in a lovely sweet and warm sound. Hand-made in the USA, the finish and overall quality of this guitar are really something to behold. The neck, in particular feels spectacular; no wonder, considering it took three days to finish!

Included in the price are high end discreet LR Baggs electronics and a deluxe hard case. Now available from Merchant City Music, online and in our Glasgow store, buy from us to experience our peerless customer service experience and speedy delivery to the UK and Europe. Every guitar we sell is fully checked over and set up before dispatch.

2018 model Breedlove Frontier Concertina E

New for 2018, the Concertina is Breedlove’s small body guitar, delivering a surprisingly clear, crisp, loud sound. Its 12-frets to the body design make it a joy to play. Extensive Sound Optimisation engineering has resulted in a body shape that has a bigger sound and is more comfortable to play than a traditional parlour.

Genuine mahogany, swietenia macrophyllia, can be found from Mexico to southern Amazonia in Brazil. Mahogany is a medium-lightweight wood, ranging in colour from light brown to dark, and is primarily used for necks because of the feel and the stability it provides. It offers a balanced, resonant tone with notable sustain – a thick bottom end, rich midrange, and controlled, warm top end finish out the sound. The colouration is a reddish brown.

Breedlove guitar necks feature a slimmer neck profile which enables comfortable play, even with smaller hands. Unlike traditional dovetail neck joints that require major surgery for a neck re-set, it is easy to adjust the play action and neck angle with the Breedlove bolt-on neck and single-action truss rod. The hand-rubbed, semi-gloss Breedlove neck finish contributes to ideal playability – the finish process alone takes three days, including precise finish coat applications, fine sanding, and hand buffing and rubbing.

Product Details

  • Body Type: Concertina
  • Neck Wood: Honduran mahogany
  • Solid Wood Top: Honduran mahogany
  • Solid Wood Back & Sides: Honduran mahogany
  • Top Finish: Gloss
  • Back & Side Finish: Gloss
  • Fretboard: African ebony
  • Number of Frets: 18
  • Nut Width: 1.75”
  • Tuners Hardware: Breedlove, nickel
  • Lower Bout Width: 14.75"
  • Waist Width: 8.64"
  • Upper Bout Width: 10.828"
  • Body Length: 19.08"
  • Body Depth: 3.25" (neck), 4" (tail)
  • String Gauge: D'Addario EXP 16
  • Pickup: LR Baggs EAS VTC
  • Bridge: Delta bridge, African ebony
  • Binding: Ivoroid
  • Inlay: Centered dots
  • Case: Deluxe hardshell
  • Scale Length: 25"
  • Sound Hole: 3.875"
  • Crafted In: Bend, OR USA