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Epiphone Masterbilt Excellente Acoustic-Electric Guitar

Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$899.00
Item #: 
1500000313834   POS #:116281130
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Perhaps the rarest Epiphone model ever made, only 141 Excellente acoustic guitars were produced between 1963 and 1970. The Epiphone Excellente was made famous by country music legend Loretta Lynn and now joins the new Epiphone Masterbilt Collection. It features a solid Sitka spruce top, an ebony fingerboard with historical Pearl Cloud inlay, bone n...  Click To Read More About This Product

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Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
$899.00
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Overview

Perhaps the rarest Epiphone model ever made, only 141 Excellente acoustic guitars were produced between 1963 and 1970. The Epiphone Excellente was made famous by country music legend Loretta Lynn and now joins the new Epiphone Masterbilt Collection. It features a solid Sitka spruce top, an ebony fingerboard with historical Pearl Cloud inlay, bone nut and saddle, and gold Kluson Waffleback tuners. The Epiphone Masterbilt Excellente is powered by the Fishman Sonitone Onboard Preamp System.

Features

  • Solid ovangkol body with a solid Sitka spruce top
  • Maple neck with 5-piece walnut and maple center stripe, ebony fingerboard and bridge
  • Gold Kluson "Waffleback" vintage tuners with metal buttons, Fishman Sonicore piezo pickup with a Fishman Sonitone preamp
  • Aged gloss-finished neck, antique natural aged gloss-finished body
Specifications
Body
  • Body type: Square-shoulder dreadnought
  • Top wood: Solid Sitka spruce
  • Body wood: Solid ovangkol
  • Orientation: Right-handed
  • Finish: Antique natural aged gloss
Neck
  • Neck shape: C
  • Nut width: 1.6875"
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck wood: Maple with 5-piece walnut and maple center stripe
  • Scale length: 25.3"
  • Inlays: Cloud
  • Neck joint: Tapered Dovetail
  • Neck finish: Aged gloss
Electronics
  • Pickup/preamp: Fishman Sonicore piezo pickup with a Fishman Sonitone preamp
Other
  • Tuning machines: Gold Kluson "Waffleback" vintage tuners with metal buttons
  • Bridge: Ebony
  • Saddle & nut: Bone
  • Number of strings: 6
  • Hardware color: Gold
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