Collings D2H - Torrefied Sitka Top/Rosewood - "Mom" Fingerboard Inlay - 1 3/4" Nut #972

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Collings D2H - Torrefied Sitka Top/Rosewood - "Mom" Fingerboard Inlay - 1 3/4" Nut #972 Item #25972

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-Torrefied Sitka Spruce top
-East Indian rosewood back & sides
-Cross-cut grained ivoroid & wood nitrate strip rosette
-Grained ivoroid top/back body binding
-Herringbone trim with matching 2-style backstrip
-Pre-war scalloped bracing
-Tortoise-style celluloid pickguard
-High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
-Mahogany neck
-Square headstock with volute
-15 degree headstock angle
-Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
-Ebony fingerboard with ebony belly-style bridge
-"Mom" Fingerboard Inlay
-Mortise and tenon hybrid neck joint
-20 Frets, neck joins the body at the 14th fret
-Modified V neck profile w/ 2 3/16" string spacing
-14"-26" Compound fingerboard radius
-1 3/4" Nut Width
-Bone nut and drop-in saddle
-25 1/2" Scale length
-Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
-Mother of pearl diamond and square fingerboard inlays
-Fully adjustable truss rod
-Ebony bridge pins and end pin
-Nickel Waverly tuners with 16:1 ratio
-Number 25972
-Collings deluxe hardshell case by TKL



This D2H features a stunning Torrefied Sitka Spruce top, "Mom" fingerboard inlay, and 1 3/4" Nut.

The square-shouldered 14-fret dreadnought is the most popular steel-string acoustic guitar body shape in the world. While Collings is certainly not the only company to build them, they bring a new tonal clarity to the depth and warmth usually associated with such a large, deep-bodied guitar. Although its bass response makes the dreadnought ideal for vocal accompaniment, Collings versions are also often employed by bluegrass flatpickers who must compete with inherently louder instruments such as banjos and fiddles.