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Hummingbird Figured Mahogany
Traditional Hummingbird built with figured mahogany
$3,649
Much of the Hummingbird's appeal lies in its versatility. However you attack this characterful flat-top, it pumps out rich, deep tones, and is equally at home strumming first-position chords as it is taking the spotlight for flatpicking lead lines. This Limited Edition is offered with sublime figured mahogany back and sides for a truly custom look, merged with a solid Sitka spruce top for the perfect blend of rich fundamentals and sparkling overstones, dressed in a sublimely beautiful Heritage Cherry Sunburst top finish and complemented by the iconic tortoise Hummingbird pickguard. Upgraded appointments include gold Grover Keystone tuners and an award-winning L.R. Baggs Anthem pickup system.
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Sitka Spruce
Pieces: 2
Grade: AA
Binding: 6 ply top
 
Back
Wood Species: Figured Mahogany
Pieces: 2
Density: N/A
Binding: 4 ply
Weight
Weight Relief:
Average Weight (body only): 1.03kg / 2.28lb
 
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: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
 
Details
Truss Rod: Single Action
Profile: Round
Thickness at Fret 1: 2.07cm / .815"
Thickness at Fret 12:
Other Materials: Franklin Titebond 50, hot hide glue neck joint
Average Weight: .413kg / .911lb
 
Peg Head
Type: AJ
Inlay: MOP
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: Short Scale Pitch Guage
Nut
Style:
Material: Tusq
Width: 4.38cm / 1.725"
Slots: E: 0.053
A: 0.042
D: 0.032
G: 0.024
B: 0.016

e: 0.012
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade:
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 20
Nut/End of Board: 4.38cm / 1.725" @ nut, 5.70cm / 2.25" @ end of board
Scale: 62.865cm / 24.75"
Binding: Single Ply Cream
Side Dots (Color): Black
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Paralellogram
Material: Mother of Pearl
Dimensions:
Average Weight: 118.38gr / 4.176oz
Finishes
Heritage cherry sunburst
Color Code: HCS
Surface Texture: Smooth/ Hi Gloss 90 Sheen Lacquer
Filler: HCS
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: AUTHENTIC CHERRY (HCS)-T65XXR76946
Top Coat: Hi Gloss Lacquer/ 90 Sheen 7-8 mils
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: L.R. Baggs Anthem
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Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Gold Grover Keystones
Material:
Weight: 46.72 gr / 1.648 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 14:01
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: Belly up traditional
Material: Rosewood with Tusq saddle
Plating Specs:
Part number: 140-120-915, 140-130-866
Weight: 22g / .8 oz
 
Output Jack
Style: 1/4" mono
 
Strap Buttons
Material:
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Plastics
Truss Rod Cover
Style: B/W Limited
Part Number: 140-130-840
 
Knobs
Style:
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Accessories
Case
Style: Hard Shell
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks:
Tools:
 
Manual: Gibson Acoustic Owner's Manual
COA/Other: None