Description

The Collings OM1 Cutaway has always been a popular guitar here at TME: it offers unparalleled tone per dollar in a cutaway OM. Things have really ratcheted up a notch with the addition of a torrefied top to this one! It still sounds like a Collings -- clear, articulate and forward -- but the woodiness of tone and the "round" sound it has is a marked change from a non-torrefied guitar. Very loud, very light and very resonant, this is an unbeatable guitar for anyone looking for a small guitar with a cutaway. Priced with Collings vintage style hard case. 

Specs

  • Torrefied sitka spruce top
  • Mahogany back & sides
  • Cutaway
  • Tortoise-style top/back body binding
  • Black/white wood purfling with 1-style walnut backstrip
  • Pre-war scalloped bracing
  • Tortoise-style celluloid pickguard
  • High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Mahogany neck
  • Square headstock with no volute
  • 15 degree headstock angle
  • Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
  • Ebony fingerboard with ebony belly-style bridge
  • Mortise and tenon hybrid neck joint
  • 20 Frets, neck joins the body at the 14th fret
  • Modified V neck profile with 2 3/16" string spacing
  • 14"-26" Compound fingerboard radius
  • 1 3/4" Bone nut and drop-in saddle
  • 25 1/2" Scale length
  • Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
  • Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays
  • Fully adjustable truss rod
  • Ebony bridge pins and end pin
  • Nickel Waverly tuners with 16:1 ratio
  • Serial No. 28272

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