Soul Purpose Archtop
The Soul Purpose 17″ Archtop (SP1) is a modern take on a classic design. This guitar is made with the finest quality curly maple back and sides and a sitka spruce top with solid ebony binding throughout, the top and the back are hand carved. The fingerboard, finger-rest, bridge and tailpiece are all handcrafted from cocobolo.
This guitar also features:
- laminated neck of mahogany, curly maple and purple hart
- bound fretboard, headstock binding, f hole binding
- side sound port
- cocbolo headstock veneer and ebony backstrap
- ebony nut
- Schaller Da Vinci gold machine heads
- dual pickup system (benedetto neck pickup and K&K soundboard transducers) with discreet volume and tone controls
- carbon fiber neck reinforcment
- adjsutable bridge
- Hand rubbed shellac finish
This guitar is set up with a straight neck and low action perfect for those fast jazz phrases and comfortable playability in general. With balanced frequencies and exceptional mid-high range you will love this guitar acoustically or in a plugged in setting.
The owner playing his new guitar.
A short clip taken when this guitar was delivered to the owner. The audio is from the camera only but gives a good impression of the look and sound you can expect.