ARK/New Era Maurer Style 6 Addy/Madagascar #060 - Used  From Other

Based on a rare, vintage classic from the Larson Brothers of Chicago. This Maurer Style 6 from New Era is simply wonderful.

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Alright!  More of this!  If you love vintage guitars, you owe it to yourself to explore instruments drawing their inspiration outside of the largely un-challenged pantheon of old Martins and Gibsons.  This Larson Bros inspired Style 6 is resonant, punchy, and dramatic enough to pull off all manner of vintage Americana--from Irving Berlin to Big Bill Broonzy, it's in there!

Condition: Used, Very Good-Excellent (small finish stain on lower bout, pictured)

Manufacturer's Description from Other

Tony Klassen is the founder of New Era Guitars. Many accomplished players say he is a gifted and unique luthier.  Working from his shop in Chesterton, Indiana Tony builds custom guitars inspired by some of his favorite vintage builders, including guitars from the Chicago-based Larson Brothers, Bacon & Day and others. He has built stunning reproductions of Prairie State, Euphonon and Maurer guitars, based on pieces from his own collection.

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About Manufacturer

Here at Sound Pure we hand-select used and vintage pieces of gear for our inventory. Our used selection always reflects the high standards of quality and craftsmanship that we expect from all of our manufacturers.   We are a small team of dedicated experts, located in Durham, NC.  We buy, trade, and consign instruments that we truly believe in.  Because of this, we have developed a reputation of quality and trust with our customers, located all over the world.   Our best customers are the ones that truly understand our personal touch and commitment to everything we sell, and range from hobbyists and enthusiasts to some of the biggest names in the business.  Our passion bridges the products we love with the real relationships we develop with our customer - whether they are a lifelong musician, or they are just getting started on their musical journey but care about value, quality, and being treated right.  

We vigorously test everything we take in to ensure authenticity, functionality, and reliability.  We are supported by one of the most well-respected luthiers in the Southeast, guaranteeing products that come in are thoroughly vetted, and that products that go out our in premium, performance- ready shape.   We are so confident in our ability to provide the highest quality music equipment in the industry, we even invented our “Try Before You Buy” program where we can ship out a product before collecting actual payment. 

Sound Pure's inventory is constantly changing, ever-evolving, with some items sold before reaching the website.    Looking for something specific? Have questions about this product's condition or history?  Want more photos, or to simply chat with an expert who's had his hands on this actual piece of gear?  It is truly our pleasure to talk with our customers, please do contact us now.  

Specifications

Model: Maurer Style 6

Serial: 0160

Year: 2016

Top Wood: Adirondack Spruce

Back/Sides: Madagascar

Bracing: Spruce/Rosewood/Spruce X-Bracing

Glue: Hot Hide Glue

Rosette: B/W/B/W/B/W/B

Backstrip: B/W/B/W/B/W/B

Body Binding: Ivoroid

Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Purfling: B/W/B Side & Back

Head Shape: Slotted

Head Veneer: Ebony

Headstock Inlay: Mother of Pearl Bowtie, Clover & Dot

Headstock Finish: 

Fretboard: Ebony

Fretboard Inlay: Clover, Diamond, & Dot Mother of Pearl

Fretboard Binding: 

Tuners: Waverly Open-Gear Vintage Style with Ivoroid Buttons

Bridge: Ebony

Pins: Ivoroid

Pickguard: Vintage Larson Style Tortoise Teardrop

Bridge Spacing: 2 3/8"

Nut Width: 1 7/8"

Nut Material: Bone

Scale Length: 25 1/2"

Waist: 9"

Lower Bout Width: 15"

Body Length: 20"

Fingerboard Radius: 12"

Neck Joint: 12th Fret

Upper Bout: 12 1/4"

Depth: 3"

Case: Hardshell