A few companies have had a bash at creating the 'perfect' acoustic guitar; both tonally beautiful and comfortable to play. Well now Washburn have joined the quest, with the body-hugging comfort series. Here's what Washburn have to say about their new line of acoustics:
Washburn Guitars and UK/ROI distributor Sound Technology Ltd proudly announce shipping of the new Comfort Series of acoustic guitars. These unique acoustics are a perfect fit for any guitarist searching for a more comfortable, form-fitting, and stage-friendly instrument.The Comfort Series acoustics are built to hug the body rather than dig into it.
A contoured belly cut and top carve make Washburn’s new series unlike traditional guitars in that they provide an enjoyable playing experience whether you play standing up or sitting down.
Washburn’s new acoustics are available in a dreadnought body style with or without electronics. Electronic versions feature a single cutaway for easier upper fret access. These comfortable guitars are crafted out of a carved select spruce top and mahogany sides and back, as well as a mahogany neck. Equipped with die cast tuners and Fishman Isys+ 301T electronics, the Comfort Series guitars allow for advanced precision and tonal control.
Furthermore, the new series features a rosewood fretboard and bridge with abalone rosette.The WCD18 is £174 RRP inc VAT, while the WCD18CE cutaway electro model is £210 RRP inc VAT.
Both models are available now.For more information please contact Washburn's UK/ROI distributor Sound Technology Ltd on 01462 480000 or visit www.soundtech.co.uk/washburn
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