Collings Pete Huttlinger Tribute Guitar & Collings-Made Case

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This second Pete Huttlinger edition both honors his many contributions to fingerstyle guitar music and serves as a fundraiser for The Pete Huttlinger Fund for Adult Congenital Cardiac Research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Together, Collings and Elderly Instruments will donate a total of $1000 per guitar sold. A very fine 000-size instrument with a Sitka spruce top, mahogany back and sides, and unique fly fishing-inspired fingerboard inlays. Also included is Collings' amazingly light & strong, perfectly-fitted, vintage-inspired hardshell case.   More Details...

Top Sitka spruce
Back & Sides Honduran mahogany
Neck Honduran mahogany
Body Binding Tortoise with b/w/b/w top purfling
Cutaway Venetian-style
Fingerboard Binding None
Peghead Binding None
Bridge Ebony belly-style with 2 3/16" spacing
Fingerboard Inlays MOP signature and hand-engraved fly fishing inlays
Fingerboard Ebony
Bridge Pins/End Pin Ebony with MOP dot
Nut Bone, 1 ¾"
Saddle Bone, Drop-in
Neck Profile Modified V
Peghead Profile Tapered square
Neck Joint Mortise & tenon hybrid
Truss Rod Fully adjustable
Frets Medium 18% nickel-silver
Peghead Veneer Ebony with MOP Collings logo
Tuners Nickel Waverly (16:1 ratio)
Backstrip 1-style (Walnut)
Rosette b/w Purfling
Scale Length 25 1/2"
Brace Material Sitka spruce
Brace Pattern Pre-war scalloped X-brace
Fingerboard Radius 14" - 26" compound
Body Finish High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer
Pickguard Tortoise
Strings D'Addario EJ-16 (.012"- .053")
Case Deluxe Hardshell case by Collings