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Suhr Modern Ltd. Edition Carve Top Natural Finish - Used  From John Suhr

"Founding Fathers" Limited Edition Modern Carve Top, Serial Number 00 of 75!


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Weight: 7.4 lbs.

Condition: Used - Stress crack in finish at neck pocket that has been touched up by our luthier.

Natural Finish on this Quilted Top looks like you could stick your hand in it !!!

Love the LE 12th fret inlay, offset block inlays, and logo on the matching headstock - beautiful !!!


Manufacturer's Description from John Suhr

The guitars in the "Founding Fathers" Collection are glowing examples of John Suhr’s creativity and vision as a guitar builder. These six guitars belong to a company insider and have never been played. John owns serial number 0 and these are serial number 00. You don’t run across guitar history like this very often!

John Suhr Guitars

About Manufacturer

At Suhr Guitars, we don’t merely produce some of the finest hand-crafted guitars and amplifiers – we produce dreams that inspire musical passion and artistic creativity. Our fervent dedication to the highest quality standards possible, our famous fanatical attention to detail, our ears for tone, and our love for music ranging from rock to country to jazz to blues to pop to metal to fusion are all evident in every instrument we produce. The passion to build the very best possible is the underlying current of what Suhr Guitars is all about. From there comes the vision of John Suhr to design and create the best instruments possible. From there the skill of experienced master craftsmen, technological know-how, and the hard work of dedicated employees who truly love what they’re doing take over to produce modern works of art that discriminating artists and musicians will savor for a lifetime.



Serial Number: 2009-75-00

Model: Modern Carve Top

Body Wood: Alder

Binding: Scraped

Top Wood: 3/4 Quilt Maple

Neck Wood: Quartersawn Maple

Fretboard: Indian Rosewood

Neck Back Shape: Modern Elliptical .780-.830

Radius: 10"-14"

Nut: Floyd

Frets: 24 Stainless Steel, Jumbo 

Bridge: Gotoh Floyd, Recessed

Nut Width: 1.650"

Hardware Color: Chrome

Gears: Sperzel Locking

Pickguard: No Pickguard, Rear Rout

Electronics: 5-Way Switch, Volume, Tone

Input Jack: Side Jack

Knobs: Chrome

Neck Pickup: JST Aldrich Neck Humbucker, Zebra

Bridge Pickup: JST Aldrich Bridge Humbucker, Zebra

Finish: Natural Gloss

Paint Option: Match Figured Headstock

Other Options: Limited Inlays, Blocks and Logo at 12th Fret

Case: Deluxe G&G Custom Hardshell

String Gauge: .10-.46