Fano RB6 Guitar - 200 Year Old Spruce - One of a kind!

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$ 5,000.00 
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  • DESCRIPTION
It seems like every time we get in a discussion about vintage guitars with someone the subject of old wood vs. new wood is brought up. Many players swear there is just something special about a well seasoned piece of wood when it comes to building a guitar.

Well, it doesn't get much older than this Fano RB6 made out of a 200 year old piece of spruce. This is a very special instrument personally built by Dennis Fano and it is the only one of it's kind. Apart from the 200 year old body with the German Carved Top it also features "shotgun shell" volume and tone knobs and a handmade leather pickguard with matching leather strap. This is a truly unique guitar!


Weight:    6 lbs. 5 oz.

Serial #:    51071



Model Name   Fano Alt de Facto RB6
Color   Natural Finish
Body   200 Year Old Spruce
Neck   Maple, Late 50's Round Back
Fingerboard   Rosewood, 10"-16" Compound Radius
Thickness   1st Fret: .860"      12th Fret:  .970"
 Frets   Dunlop 6105 w/ 22 Fret
Width at Nut   1.687"
Nut Type   Tusq XL
Inlay   Dots
Neck Pickups   Fralin P90 - Nickel
Bridge Pickups   Fralin P90 - Nickel
Controls   Volume, ToneStyler
Pickup Switching   3 Way Toggle
Bridge   TonePros VTNA Wrapover
Tuners   Gotoh Klusons
Knobs   Shotgun Shells
Hardware   Aged Nickel Hardware
Pickguard   Embossed Brown Leather w/ Matching Strap
Scale Length   24.75"
Case

Upgrades
  Custom Fano G&G Hardshell

  200 Year Old Spruce Body
  German Carved Top
  TonePros VTNA Wrapover Bridge
  Shotgun Shell Knobs
  Embossed Brown Leather Pickguard
  Matching Brwon Leather Strap