A “blem” instrument refers to an instrument that is completely functional and playable, but has one or more cosmetic flaws. This can range from a slight scratch or scratches, to a ding on the headstock, a possible mark on the binding, discoloration on the binding, a patch of cloudy finish, possible visible heel gap, or other visible flaws. The instruments in this section have blemishes and therefore are being offered at a discount. If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, please contact us within 10 days to return it for a refund. Cost of shipping applies.
A cousin of the Hawaiian Koa Gloss line, the Solid Spruce Top Koa Gloss line pairs an Engelmann Spruce top with Hawaiian Koa back and sides sealed in a gloss finish to bring out the grain of the wood. The Spruce top provides a complex, open sound with loud projection that pairs with the bright, midrange tone of the Hawaiian Koa back and sides.
Top: Solid Spruce
Back & Sides: Hawaiian Koa
Fingerboard: Pau Ferro
Nut & Saddle: GraphTech NuBone®
Strings: D’Addario Titanium®
Electronics: Kula by Fishman
Scale Length: 20.25 inches, Overall Instrument Length: 30.5 inches, Body Length: 14 inches, Number of frets: 18, Width at upper bout: 7.75 inches, Width at lower bout: 10.25 inches, Width at waist: 6.625 inches, Body Depth: 3.21 inches, Fingerboard width at nut: 1.5 inches, Fingerboard width at neck/body joint: 1.81 inches