D’Angelico NYL-2 Made by Vestax in Japan- 17” lower bout; 25 1/2” Scale; Nut 1 11/16”. These are very rare and highly sought after guitars especially in the blonde finish.
This DA features a Solid bookmatched X-braced spruce top; solid maple neck; arched flame maple back and sides; solid ebony fingerboard with pearl slashed-block inlays; seven ply top binding; three ply binding; triple bound back, headstock, fingerboard and f-holes.
Inlaid adjustable compensated rosewood bridge; gold stairstep DA logo tailpiece; multiple bound tortoise art deco pickguard; gold Grover Rotomatic sealed back tuners with Imperial keys. Kent Armstrong Handwound floating single coil pickup with volume, tone controls
Striking art deco designs, stairstep tailpiece to the art deco pickguard and the Chrysler Building truss rod cover, are unmistakably the timeless creation of John D’Angelico. This example is an original Vestax built model, signed by master luthier of the Terada workshop near Nagoya, Japan.
Medium frets are crowned and polished for easy fingering, with smooth low action over the entire fretboard, and gentle D neck profile. The guitar will easily accommodate 11-14 gauge strings. String action is set at 3/64“ to 4/64” at the 12th fret, with no buzzing during normal attack. Original brown faux alligator deluxe arched DA logo plush hardshell case.
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The customer pays all shipping, insurance, and bank charges including all charges for returned merchandise. All insurance claims are the responsibility of the customer. The original packaging and box must be saved. Shipping will be via UPS or Federal Express unless other arrangements are made.
If you are not satisfied, for any reason, you will be issued a full refund less actual shipping and insurance charges and a $75 restocking fee- provided that we are notified within 72 hours of delivery and the guitar is in the EXACT same condition as you received it. It must be packed carefully in the original box in the same way it was packed when we shipped it to you. NO full or partial refunds will be given any items damaged, marked, or modified. The Customer will be responsible for all shipping, insurance, and handling charges. If there is damage when I ship the instrument to you please call me immediately. The original box and all the packaging must be saved! I will deal with my insurance company. If the instrument is damaged in transit from you to me, you are responsible for dealing with the damage and insurance claim.