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National Resophonic Delphi Steel Resonator #208 - Used  From National

A single cone blues machine from the good folks at National!


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Condition: Used, Very Good

With all the National tone you love, the powder coated finish on this Delphi makes it a true gigger. For a 20+ year old guitar, this single cone is in very good condition and has been lovingly taken care of and played.

SP Luthier Notes: Setup (currently setup for slide)

Manufacturer's Description from National

National Guitar makers of fine reso-phonic guitars, hand-crafted in California.

National Resphonic


Model: Delphi

Year: 1996

Serial: 208

Weight: 8.5 lbs

Top Material: Steel

Back/Sides Material: Steel

Cone: Single

Scale: 25"

Nut Width: 1.82"

Frets to Body: 12

Finish: Powder-coated Taupe

Neck Wood: Mahogany

Fingerboard: Rosewood

Bridge: Biscuit

Headstock Shape: Slotted

Headstock Inlay: Decal

Tuners: National Brand

Inlays: MOP Dots

Nut Material: Bone

Body Depth: 3"

Pickup: None

Case: Hardshell

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