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MF MD HG Exclusives 09-19-14

Alvarez FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case  

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Overview
  • 5-ply wood
  • Locking
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $119.99
  • Your Savings:
    - $30.00
  • Your Price:
    $8999

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Alvarez

Hardshell guitar case for an archtop acoustic.

The Alvarez FC1 is a well-crafted 5-ply wood hardshell case for folk-style arched acoustic guitars. The locking guitar case is covered in tough Tolex and will keep your axe safe on the road and everywhere.

Features
  • 5-ply wood
  • Locking

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FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case Specifications:

  • Length: 44"
  • Lower bout: 16"
  • Wood / Tolex
  • Upper Bout: 11.5"
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AlvarezFC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case
 
4.3

(based on 4 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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67%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable (3)

Cons

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      5.0

      Nice looker and built well

      By Mr. Jack

      from Detroit Lakes, MN

      About Me Professional Musician

      Pros

      • Sturdy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about Alvarez FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case:

        I bought this for my Gibson Acoustic L1-00 Blues King which came in a ridiculous gig bag. I wanted better protection, something that looked classy and stood out from the rest (normal Black). My Gibson Acoustic fits perfectly in this size case.

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        3.0

        Close but still not right!

        By Shortyred

        from Ohio

        About Me Experienced

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Good Protection
        • Sturdy
        • Stylish

        Cons

        • Not Functional

        Best Uses

          Comments about Alvarez FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case:

          I liked everything about this case except two things! The flimsy handle and the cheap latches!There like pot metal nothing strong, I went with the gig case by Alvarez.

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          4.0

          Great Customer Swervice experience

          By Cozmik Cowboy

          from directly above the center of the Earth

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          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Sturdy
          • Stylish

          Cons

          • Didn't Fit

          Best Uses

            Comments about Alvarez FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case:

            I needed a new case for my 1979 Alvarez 5014, and thought going with factory equipment would be the best bet.
            I contacted Alvarez, who said they didn't have a record of the dimensions of my instrument; when I gave them the measurements they said this should work, but "might be a little tight". Try 2 inches "tight" on the lower bouts.
            I called MF to arrange for a return, and the agent was very helpful, including asking if he could check for another case for me. Gave him the measurements, and he set up a direct swap for a Silver Creek case that he said would work. I sent the Alvarez case back, they sent the Silver Creek faster than I could believe and, while it is indeed a bit tight, I can actually get my guitar inside it.
            If you have a current Alvarez folk model, this should prove a fine case; if yours is older, measure it & call (MF, not Alvarez) before ordering.

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            (13 of 16 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Great case

            By Tberg

            from lowell, MA

            Comments about Alvarez FC1 Folk Arched Acoustic Guitar Hardshell Case:

            The Fc-1 is a great case for a few reasons. The case offers a lock to keep anything inside the case safe. All the latches and hardware are durable. The exterior is very vintage and cool looking, while the plush interior is both nice and good for the guitar. The case has a nice weight and balance. Most importantly of all it is sturdy and i trust my guitar in it 100% percent.

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