D' Aquisto New Yorker Electric with 15" body width
One of the greatest guitar luthiers in history, James L. D'Aquist o , started his career in arch-top guitar building at the age of 17 at John D'Angelico's studio.
He founded his own D'Aquist o brand after the passing of John D'Angelico and is known to have created some of the best-sounding, most sought after arch-top guitars available until his untimely death at the age of 59 in 1995.
The instruments he created in his late r years are especially desired and are highly regarded as the "Holy Grail" of arch-top guitars. They are still the inspiration for many arch-top guitar builders.
His creativity in arch-top guitar building is apparent in his design of the "Accutone" ebony bridge and his ebony tailpiece. Those innovative D'Aquisto arch-tops of the past are now revived to become part of the new history of arch-top guitars, incorporating Old World craftsmanship with 21st century technology.
New Yorker was James D'Aquisto's most popular model of the 70's and it was during this time he established his originality and innovative designs.
Based on the popular model DQ-NYE, DQ-NYE-J has resized from 17 inch to 15 inch.
DQ-NYE-J has opened the door to various kinds of players.
Now you can have a good time with free playing style without any restraint of the musical genre.
Body : 15" width Full Acoustic, w/Ivory multiply binding
Body thickness: 2-1/2
Top : Solid Sitka Spruce, pressed arch
Back : Laminated Flamed Maple, pressed arch
Side : Laminated Flamed Maple
Neck : Maple
Fingerboard : Ebony with Ivory binding
Frets : 22F
Scale : 24-3/4"
Pickups : 1 x Original Floating type humbucker
Controls : 1 x Volume, 1 x Tone on pickgurad
Bridge : Ebony, height adjustable
Tailpiece : Ebony
Machineheads : Schaller, M6 vintage stepped 22K Gold plated
Finish : ALB, N
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