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  • Designed in collaboration with Mike Dowling, this single cone resonator guitar is patterned after the famous El Trovador produced from 1932-1933. Similar to its predecessor, this guitar features a tight waist and a large, 4" deep body constructed of mahogany. The El Trovador's dark, unique voice has made it one of National most popular guitars in recent years.
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  • Laminate mahogany top and back and solid sides
  • Satin polyester finish
  • F-holes
  • Scuffed nickel plated ribbed sieve coverplate and tailpiece
  • Mahogany neck has 1 3/4" width at nut
  • 25 21/32" scale
  • Dot inlaid ebony fingerboard
  • Slotted headstock with 2-way adjustable truss rod and National shield logo decal
  • Body and neck are bound
  • Includes shaped wooden hardshell case

National El Trovador & Case

Expert Setup
Limited Warranty Included

SKU: NGELT

Regular price
$3,960 USD
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$3,960 USD
This item is available via Special Order. Please call us to place an order for it: 517-372-7880
Designed in collaboration with Mike Dowling, this single cone resonator guitar is patterned after the famous El Trovador produced from 1932-1933. Similar to its predecessor, this guitar features a tight waist and a large, 4" deep body constructed of mahogany. The El Trovador's dark, unique voice has made it one of National most popular guitars in recent years.
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  • Laminate mahogany top and back and solid sides
  • Satin polyester finish
  • F-holes
  • Scuffed nickel plated ribbed sieve coverplate and tailpiece
  • Mahogany neck has 1 3/4" width at nut
  • 25 21/32" scale
  • Dot inlaid ebony fingerboard
  • Slotted headstock with 2-way adjustable truss rod and National shield logo decal
  • Body and neck are bound
  • Includes shaped wooden hardshell case