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The Loar LH-280-C Archtop Hollowbody Electric Guitar

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Based on a classic Florentine cutaway design, The Loar LH-280 offers players classic archtop style in a versatile electric guitar.With a maple top, m...Click To Read More About This Product

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The perfect blend of swinging style and singing sustain.

Based on a classic Florentine cutaway design, The Loar LH-280 offers players classic archtop style in a versatile electric guitar.

With a maple top, maple back and sides and two custom-wound Loar humbuckers, the LH-280 is a perfect jazz-blues-rock machine. The 24-3/4" scale will be familiar to players of vintage electrics, and the 1-3/4" bone nut and tune-o-matic floating bridge give it powerful punch and singing sustain.

Bridging the gap between jazz, rock, and blues, this versatile archtop from The Loar does it all; smooth clean tones alternate with heavy crunch all packed in a classy tuxedo of a guitar. Case sold separately.

FEATURES
Body
Body shape: Single cutaway
Body type: Hollowbody
Body material: Solid wood
Top wood: Plain maple
Body wood: Plain maple
Body finish: Gloss Polymer
Orientation: Right handed
Neck
Shape: Vintage C
Wood: Mahogany
Joint: Set
Scale length: 24.75"
Truss rod: Dual-action
Finish: Gloss Polymer
Fretboard
Material: Rosewood
Radius: 16"
Fret size: Medium-jumbo
Number of frets: 19
Inlays: Dot
Nut width: 1.75" (44.45mm)
Pickups
Layout: HH
Neck: Humbucker
Middle: Not applicable
Bridge: Humbucker
Brand: The Loar
Active or passive: Passive
Series or parallel: Parallel
Piezo: Not applicable
Active EQ: Not applicable
Special electronics: Not applicable
Controls
Control layout: Separate volume, tone
Pickup switch: 3-way
Coil tap or split: Not applicable
Kill switch: Not applicable
Hardware
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: Tune-o-matic
Tailpiece: Trapeze
Tuning machines: Grover Butterbean
Color: Chrome
Other
Number of strings: 6 string
Special features: Body wood
Case: Sold separately
Accessories: Info not available
Country of origin: Info not available

Explore new sonic territory with this amazing archtop. Order today.

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