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Multi-instrumentalist and world music virtuoso Bob Brozman was certainly qualified to design a guitar capable of showcasing a myriad of styles. A collaboration between this esteemed world musician and Richard Hoover resulted in a spectacular baritone guitar that can lend a piano-like presence to slide and open tuning playing styles. The very long (27 inch) scale, 12-fret Mahogany neck allows the guitar to accommodate heavier strings at the lower tensions of open tunings. The highest quality Mahogany back and sides and a rare European Spruce top provide extreme tonal clarity. This unique guitar combines design elements and tone woods for unrivaled volume, tone and sustain. If your set list includes Blues, Hawaiian Slack-Key or open tuning fingerstyles, this guitar is the ticket.

In addition to the appointments of the standard DBB – a Herringbone combination purfling and Ivoroid top binding with a Herringbone and Ivoroid rosette – the DBB Professional Model is built with gorgeous reclaimed Koa wood for the back, sides and peghead overlay. This increasingly rare tone wood is acquired from old, naturally downed trees. SCGC is privy to a proprietary seasoning procedure that captures the colorful golden chocolate richness of this Hawaiian national treasure.

Body Wood Type Mahogany
  Back Stripe Zipper
  Binding Ivoroid
Top Wood Type European Spruce
  Rosette Herringbone
  Purfling BB Herringbone Combo
  Bracing/Voicing Scalloped/Tapered Tone Bars
Neck Peghead Slotted Square
  Peghead Binding I/B/I
  Overlay Material Ebony
  Headstock Inlay SCGC
  Width at Nut 1-7/8″
  Neck Shape Round
Fingerboard Side Dots Black
  Inlay Long Diamond & Squares
  Width at 12th Fret 2-5/16
  Binding I/B/I
  Scale Length 27″ (12 Frets)
Finish Top Tinted
  Back & Sides Clear/Buffed
  Neck Clear/Matte
Setup Pickguard None
  Tuners/gears Gold Waverly tuners

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