People have referred to Fender's nut width as 1.650 forever. Item # 008-0100-010. A used Stanford PSD10 usually will be under $500...if you can find one. If you got some wider that neck allows for your fretting fingers to have more space to maneuver. Very nice sounding USA made guitar. Your Contacts ... Thomann Classic Guitar 3/4. Yes, or a Tacoma DM-10 if you fancy a bit of pearl rosette. Description; Additional information; Description. When in describing back, tops or sides and it just says Sitka/rosewood/mahogany/etc.,  you call be virtually certain it is laminate. Sitka spruce top What I don't know is what Gibson offers, where or why. Interesting....the Hohner USA Web site says Mahogany back and sides. Atlasheating. Street prices from $249 up including shipping and a case. A 1 3/4" nut [on a Martin anyway] equates (generally) to 2 1/4" or 2 5/16" or in my case, 2 3/8" string spacing at the bridge. tony. Joined Mar 24, 2011 Messages 12,201 Reaction score 566. La Mancha Romero Granito 32-3/4. Dealers are your best source of current info. Nickel Waverly tuners There are many dealers including me who would be glad to help you find the right one. Even though the differences between these nut widths are incredibly small, your hands can still feel it. Combine that 1.780" with the pronounced V neck profile and you get a neck that is considerably harder on which to thumb-fret that F note on the bass E string, if you're addicted to the folk-grab method of playing the F chord. 1-5/8" (41mm) This nut width size sits between the typical J Bass® and P Bass® neck nut widths. Our Tele® Bass neck can be ordered in this size also. I spend a lot of time in Cape Hatteras and Ocracoke Island. So nut widths of the classical guitar can reach ar… It’s important to keep in mind that there’s no set pairing of nut width and string spacing. Sitka spruce top. Guitars of every kind at Guitar Gallery in Nashville, TN. As David Gilbert noted below Warmoth mak Neck Thin-ness is typically specified by using the width of the neck at the nut. I am sick of playing this narrow ass neck on my tele clone. They are almost like names, rather than dimensions. La Mancha Rubi CM/59. Medium 18% nickel-silver frets Isn't Blueridge making guitars with 1 3/4 nut now? 28 . i have an Art & Lutherie Ami which  i thought would do the trick (nice little guitar 'tho) because it is supposed to have a 1.72 " nut, but the string spacing is definitely noticably closer than the Martin's. As has been mentioned here, nut width is important when it relates to how spacing is considered at the 12th fret and at the bridge/saddle area. Only 1 left in stock. £99. Ebony fingerboard with MOP short dot inlays. Medium 18% nickel-silver frets. 3 Posts . 1-11/16" (43mm) This is the standard size for P Bass® necks. The laminated ones are surprisingly good and, if you are looking for a backup, would save you a bit of money. Other brands use the 1.625" nut width - EBMM uses it on all their guitars except the various John Petrucci models, and that used to be G&L's "standard" nut width (in mid-2015 G&L added a neck that is basically a Fender Modern C as used on American Standards, American Specials and the current American Performers) but you can still get necks with the 1.625" nut width as an option. Golden Nehru Jacket Award, Friends of The Gopher Society, http://www.instrumentalley.com/ProductD ... 6&click=35, http://www.thepickinporch.com/catalog-recording-king/, http://www.instrumentpro.com/P-RECRO26? The key for fingerpicking is not the nut width but the width at the saddle. Mortoise & tenon hybrid neck joint It could be pointed out here that my hands are a little small, maybe a 4 on a 10 scale. Taylor finally went with 1 3/4 as the default width with 1 11/16ths on a very few models... Martin does 1 3/4 on OM models and upper end models such as D-18GE.. A 1 5/8ths nut is absurd... 1 11/16ths is problematic.. 1 3/4 should be the MAS.. minimum acceptable standard. Joined Nov 11, 2013 Messages 3,948 Reaction score 7. But I've recentl I don't think there is an advantage to a narrower nut, although some people may simply prefer the feel. I know what I like. Recording King RO-26: All solid Engelmann over all solid mahogany 000. Tortoise body binding with b/w/b top purfling. 65 . I have three guitars with a 1 3/4 inch nut width. Startone CG-851 3/4 Blue. Incl. in the picture: … 1 3/4" nut width has become the new normal on acoustics. Discussion Starter • #1 • a moment ago. We’re talking about minimal differences here, but which play a crucial factor on how much playable you will think a guitar is – depending on how comfortable either of them feels on your hand! I wasn't asking about comparing and contrasting. neck width & shape, wood types, fret wire types, locking tuners, paint, etc.). MF has the following in the description: solid Sitka spruce tops with similarly resonant mahogany backs. Remove filters . It’s just 0.5mm wider than 44.5mm of a 1 3/4″ nut. The laminated ones are surprisingly good and, if you are looking for a backup, would save you a bit of money. Collings Traditional Handcrafted Case, Widerrufsrecht the Hohner site says the nut is 1.7 which is a little narrow. But the 0X2MAE also has a 1 3/4″ nut width, whereas the Taylor GS Mini has a 1 11/16″ nut width – so the nut width is narrower – so that might have something to do with the feel as well. £33. Collings OM1 Orchestra Model 1 3/4" Nut. The SAGA web site is always way out of date. £89. Black/White purfling rosette. $425 with case. Mostly handmade, acoustic guitars, by individual luthiers of the highest caliber. Colour . I'm waiting to see whether my current love affair with my Silver Creek becomes a long-term thing. Rosewood back and side. Add to cart. davismanLV Venerated Member. 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