(July 1, 2009) --The Recording King Custom Shop introduces an all-new Century Studio Series Custom Shop Model, the ROS-697.
The 12th Fret 000-style body is based on a historic 1927 12th fret 000 design.
Hand-selected AAA Sitka spruce top
All solid rare Brazilian rosewood back and sides
Solid one-piece mahogany neck with an overlay of Brazilian rosewood on the peghead
Ebony fingerboard inlaid with Greg Rich-designed Tree-of-Life mother-of-pearl inlay covering the full fretboard
Built with an ebony pyramid slot-through bridge and maple bridge plate
Grained ivoroid binding on the neck and body
Ivoroid bridge pins with abalone inlay
Scale length of 25.4" and a nut width of 1-7/8"
Gold-plated Grover tuning machines
Only 10 pieces of the ROS-697 will be made. They are covered by Recording King's lifetime warranty.
For more info, visit recordingking.com.