Originating in Northern California & Oregon, Myrtlewood offers a strong fundamental with a powerful voice. Similar to maple, it has a clear & bright tone with superb projection & sustain, producing a full & balanced sound. A versatile non-traditional tone wood, it is a favorite for many styles of playing. Myrtle has very unique & widely varied figuring with no two sets exactly alike. Coloration can range from blonde to taupe. This one is absolutely gorgeous & perfectly book matched. Professionally set up & ready to play upon arrival.
Cosmetic Condition: Superb condition - very clean & still like new with only some very mild surface scratches.
Neck: Maple neck with ebony fingerboard & pearl micro dot inlays. Frets are in great shape with no wear. Ebony headstock veneer with mother of pearl Breedlove inlay. Breedlove diecast tuners with ebonoid buttons. 1 3/4" nut width; 25.6" scale length. Neck is straight & truss rod works fine.
Body: Double bound, concert size body. Solid Myrtlewood top in high gloss finish with Herringbone purfling. Pinless ebony bride with compensated saddle. Herringbone rosette & no pickguard. Solid Myrtlywood back & sides in satin finish. Guitar weighs 4 lbs 11.9 oz.
Electronics: LR Baggs EAS Element Active System VTC.
Case: Breedlove hardshell case included.