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The Collings D-1 is one those guitars that get the heart pumping. The 14-fret dreadnought is the most popular steel-string acoustic guitar in the world, and while Collings is certainly not the only company in the world to build Martin style Dreadnoughts, they do it extremely well, and are among the best out there, if they aren't the best already?! They convince with a combination of power and clarity, which combined with the depth and warmth not usually associated with such a large and deep guitar, is very convincing. While the bass response is ideal for vocal accompaniment, Collings dreadnoughts are also often employed by bluegrass flatpickers that have to compete with inherently louder instruments such as banjos and violins. This Collings is fully custom built, that means at our request with Sunburst finish, custom rose inlay on the headstock, and slightly wider neck than the standard 11/16 neck. The Collings D-1 is made with Sitka spruce instead of Adirondack Spruce, Adirondack is clear, loud and projects like a cannon, but many players still find Adirondack too loud and too 'harsh' while Sitka Spruce sounds like it is matured from the start, a little less loud, but with so much more warmth and matured character. Add the typical Collings midrange and they are more appealing to almost all other guitarists. Specifications Body Shape: Dreadnought Finish: Sunburst Dimensions: Lower bout : 400 mm - 15 3/4'' Depth        :120 mm - 4 23/32'' Body Material: Solid Mahogany Top Material: Solid Sitka Spruce Handedness: Right Body Details: Faux tortoise body bindings with w/b/w/b purfling, ebony bridge pins with pearl dots Neck Material: Mahogany Neck Profile: Moderate V Fingerboard Material: Ebony Fingerboard Radius: 16 '' Neck Details: Pearl dots, white side dots, custom rose headstock inlay Nutwidth: 43,6 mm - 1 23/32'' Scale Length: 645 mm - 25.4'' String spacing: 56mm  - 2 3/16'' Bridge: Ebony Tuners: Waverly Pickup: - Condition: New Cosmetic Condition: - Modifications/ Repairs: - Tech Notes: - Travels in: TK hardshell case Accessories: certificate, cloth, sticker, TFOA passport

The Fellowship Of Acoustics, Netherlands  

Contact name:
The Fellowship of Acoustics
Brands:
Martin, Gibson, Fender, Vintage Guitars, Santa Cruz, PRS, Collings, Rozawood, etc..
Languages:
English, Dutch and German
Specialties:
Fine, Vintage and Rare Guitars
Opening hours:
Monday - Saturday: 10am - 6pm.

ABOUT US

I have always been opposed to being trapped into a job eight hours a day to purchase the free time to do what I enjoy. That’s why i started the Fellowship of Acoustics. The fellowship of acoustics was founded by Rudi Bults, Guitarist and obsessed with tone and wood. The idea was offering real expertise when trading and selling the finest instruments in the world from our showroom in Bergentheim, Netherlands. Helping others find the right tools and enjoying an atmosphere that’s unhurried, honest and informative that’s my go. We are nothing like the "supermarket" style music stores, but specialize in string-things only. We are widely known for Flattop guitars but also sell electric, mandolins & banjo’s, amps, parts, and accessories. Our store has earned the reputation for being a great place to shop for the best products and service.
It is our hope that this new website - much more than a list of "gear" for sale - will serve as an example of our commitment to offering a more personal approach, a friendly atmosphere, and an ultimately more satisfying experience for our friends and customers.
If you have any questions just dial +31-523-232205 or e-mail info@thefellowshipofacoustics.com My name is Rudi Bults, and I’m always here to help out. Wherever possible, we would recommend that you visit our store and experience our instruments and service first hand. However, because of our high standards you can be confident of ordering online from us. We hope you enjoy your visit to our site, and welcome your feedback.

LANGUAGES

We do speak English, Dutch and German! Feel free to call in any of these languages and ask your questions! Call 0031-523-232205

 

WE BUY, SELL, TRADE, DO CONSIGNMENT AND APPRAISALS

 

We LOVE Guitars, and buy and trade for most stringed instruments. But we also do consignment, make appraisals for insurance or put you on our watch list. Please check the Buying & Trading page for details.

www.tfoa.eu
The Fellowship of Acoustics BV
Kanaalweg oost 36
7691CE Bergentheim
Netherlands
To order online: go to
http://www.tfoa.eu/the_store/
And choose your Guitar and purchase through the website.

Available methods of payment
# Paypal
# Credit Card (MasterCard/Visa/AmEx) only available for European Community and USA.
# Bank-Wire transfer

Call for Online Order+31(0)523-23-2205
our policy:
14 day money in return return warranty  Shipping cost, and Customs & import return costs -bothways- are buyers responsibility
1 year Guarantee on Used Guitars
5 years Guarantee on New guitars (or 'limited lifitime' if the Builder guarrantees such)

 
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