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The Monaco is a comfortable, carved-top single-cutaway design built with a solid maple cap on mahogany and a set neck for great tone. The MONF-CS is visually stunning with a Cherry Sunburst Figured Maple veneer, and it features a smooth-playing mahogany set neck and a rosewood fingerboard that is capped off with classy victory inlays.

MODEL: The Monaco
STYLE:Double Cutaway
TOP: Solid Maple cap w/ flame Maple veneer Tune-O-Matic
BRIDGE: Mahogany
NECK: Mahogany
INLAYS: Pearl Split-Crown inlay
NUT: Graphite
NUT WIDTH: 1 5/8"
TUNERS: Chrome Diecast
SCALE: 24 3/4"
PICKUPS: 2 Hamer Humbuckers
CONTROLS: 2 Volume, 1 Tone

Street Price: $749.99

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