This Fairbanks F-40 acoustic guitar is a modern interpretation of what has become a vintage classic. Modeled after a J-185, this F-40 features a Sitka Spruce top, paired with Maple back and sides producing a clarity that is hard to find on models of this size. The dovetail-joined neck combines Honduran Mahogany with a Madagascar Rosewood fingerboard accented by Split Parallelogram inlays. The 1 3/4"" bone nut and 2 3/8"" string spacing provides the perfect platform for fingerstyle playing, but it certainly sings when strummed or flatpicked, as well. Using hide glue construction techniques throughout, which can increase vibration, effectively turns all that gorgeous tone wood into an integral part of the instrument's projection. Finished off with an Aniline Sunburst applied directly to the wood, wrapped in a nitrocellulose finish, leaves this Fairbanks F-40 a striking example of a traditional guitar. Includes hardshell case and setup from one of our luthiers. Jumbo-sized with Standard Unscalloped (Gibson Style) Red Spruce X-bracing and Ivoroid binding and purling Sitka Spruce top with Aniline Sunburst finish Maple back and sides 24 3/4"" scale length Honduran Mahogany neck Madagascar Rosewood fingerboard with 20 frets and split parallelogram inlays 1 3/4"" nut width, bone Bone saddle with 2 3/8"" string spacing Madagascar Rosewood bridge Hardshell case included Serial# 164

Year Condition Color
2016 Brand New Burst


Mass Street Music
Josh Baldridge
(800) 747-9980
Lawrence, KS
6:40 PM
11am to 6pm Monday through Friday (Central Standard Time). 10am to 5pm Central Time Saturday (Central Standard Time). Closed Sundays. Repair Shop open M-F 11pm - 6pm, Sat 10am - 5pm and by appointment.

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In most cases shipping is on us! Any new or used gear (purchased directly from our website) $25 or over gets shipped to you for FREE via one of our favorite carriers, Fed Ex – ground or USPS, to all 'lower 48' U.S. states. Alaska and Hawaii. Expedited shipping, international shipping are more. If you'd like your item quicker, no problem! It will cost a bit more, but you'll have it in your hands before you know it. We can ship all forms of UPS and Fed Ex Express and we'll send you tracking info too, so you can see exactly when it'll arrive. Please note that we are not able to ship to P.O. Boxes, and sorry, no C.O.D.s no way, no how. For your gear's safety, we have to have a valid address where a real person can sign for the gear when it arrives. If that doesn't work for you, we are happy to ship it to the nearest carrier's hub so you can pick it up safe and sound there. Questions? Just give us a call at 1-800-747-9980 or check out our shippings facts online at <a href="" target="_blank"></a>

All purchases come with a full 7 day evaluation time period after payment in full has been made. An extra 24 hours will be added during the winter season to allow the contents to reach room temperature before opening - the evaluation period does not begin until you've received the instrument.</p> <p>If you're not completely satisfied with the instrument, it can be returned using your preferred carrier for a full refund unless other arrangements have been explicitly made. To return an item, please call us (1-800-747-9980) for a return authorization and pack the instrument in its original carton, with all accessories and paper work, and ship it back to us. (Please note it must be insured for the full sales amount). Just give us a call if you have any questions about correct packing etc. We're happy to help. If the item is damaged while in transit, we will ask you to file a claim with your preferred shipper. Once we receive the instrument in its original condition, you will get a full refund, less any applicable shipping charges. If the item is not in its original condition or is returned after the normal evaluation period has expired, re-stocking fees and other charges may apply - confused by the fine print? Just give us a call at 1-800-747-9980, we're happy to help.