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Dove Custom Acacia
Limited Edition Dove with superb details
$3,999
Since its introduction in 1962, the Dove has gained a reputation as the guitar for players looking for a bold, unique look with great rhythm capabilities and tonal qualities. Designed for supporting vocals, the Dove has a smooth sound that compliments the voice. This Limited Edition Dove offers the tonal nuances and clear, balanced tone provided by the stunning acacia back and sides. The Dove Custom Acacia is hand sprayed with a beautiful Amberburst finish and light unitone finish on the back and sides allowing for the grain of acacia to be displayed.
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Sitka Spruce
Pieces: 2
Grade: AA Sitka Spruce
Binding: Multi ply w/Abalone
 
Back
Wood Species: Acacia
Pieces: 2
Density:
Binding: 5 ply
Weight
Weight Relief:
Average Weight (body only): 1.258 kg / 2.775lb
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
 
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Radiused top with scalloped bracing for projection and resonance
 
Body Contour
Carve: Radiused
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Maple
Pieces: 3
 
Details
Truss Rod: Single Action
Profile: Round
Thickness at Fret 1: 2.075cm / .817"
Thickness at Fret 12:
Other Materials: Franklin Titebond 50, hot hide glue neck joint
Average Weight: 0.48 kg / 1.069lb
 
Peg Head
Type: SP-1
Inlay: Abalone
Peg Head Binding:
Silkscreen:
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Compound Dovetail neck joint for resonance distribution throughout guitar
 
Neck Fit
Joint Angle: 3 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance:
Type: Compound Dovetail
Adhesive: Hot hide glue
Gauges Used: Long Scale Pitch Guage
Nut
Style:
Material: Bone
Width: 4.38 cm / 1.725"
Slots: E: .053 String Guage
A: .043
D: .032
G: .024
B: .016

e: .012
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade:
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 20
Nut/End of Board: 4.38 cm / 1.725" @ nut, 5.70 cm / 2.25" @ end of board
Scale: 64.77cm / 25.5"
Binding: Single Ply Cream
Side Dots (Color): Black
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Paralellogram
Material: Abalone
Dimensions:
Average Weight: 0.11 kg / 0.25lb
Finishes
Amberburst
Color Code: AB
Surface Texture: Smooth/ Hi Gloss 90 Sheen Lacquer
Filler:
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: H.B. - TV-L41R0016L1, SNBRST YELLOW ANY0033, Unitone L41N0049
Top Coat: Hi Gloss Lacquer/ 90 Sheen 7-8 mils
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style:
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side:
Material of Wire (gauge):
Coil Dimensions (per coil):
Coil Material:
Coil Winding Process:
Pole Piece Material:
Pole Piece Position from Nut:
Slug Material:
Slug Dimensions (diameter x length):
Magnet Material:
Magnet Position from Nut:
Magnet Dimensions:
Polarities:
Cover:
Qfactor:
ResistanceDC:
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Tonal & Resonant Advancements:
Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Gold Grover Keystone
Material:
Weight: 46.72 g / 1.648 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 14:1
Gear Type:
What is allowable turn:
Plating specs: Gold
Part numbers: 140-130-650
 
String Dimensions
E: 0.053
A: 0.042
D: 0.032
G: 0.024
B: 0.016
e: 0.012
 
Bridge
Style: Dove
Material: Rosewood with Tusq saddle
Plating Specs:
Part number: 140-120-910, 140-130-866
Weight: 38.55 g / 1.36oz
 
Output Jack
Style: 6.35 mm / 1/4" mono
 
Pickup
Style: L.R. Baggs VTC
Plating Specs:
Part numbers:
Weight:
Plastics
Truss Rod Cover
Style: Custom
Part Number: 140-130-843
 
Style:
Part Number:
 
Accessories
Case
Style: Hard Shell
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks:
Tools:
 
Manual: Gibson Acoustic Owner's Manual
COA/Other: Yes
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