The Collings 01 features the smallest body from Collings - a 13 7/16" wide body with a 24 7/8" scale length. It's carved from Walnut on the back and sides of the guitar. The top is made of select german spruce. The use of such fine materials in combination with it's smaller scale and body size help make this guitar a favorite among country and blues players. Delivering crisp tones that at loud volumes, it's perfect for fingerstyle players. The tonal possibilities available from the 01 are endless.
Other specifications include:
German spruce top Walnut back & sides Black/white wood nitrate strip rosette Tortoise-style top/back body binding Black/white wood purfling with 1-style walnut backstrip Adirondack scalloped bracing Tortoise-style celluloid pickguard High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish Mahogany neck Square headstock with no volute 15 degree headstock angle Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo Ebony fingerboard with ebony Pyramid Bridge Mortise and tenon hybrid neck joint 20 Frets, neck joins the body at the 12th fret Modified V neck profile with 2 5/16" string spacing 14"-26" Compound fingerboard radius 1 13/16" Bone nut and drop-in saddle 24 7/8" Short scale Length Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays Fully adjustable truss rod Ebony bridge pins and end pin Nickel Waverly tuners with 16:1 ratio Recommended string gauge - D'Addario EJ-16 (.012"-.053") Collings deluxe hardshell case by TKL #26071
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