Description

The first-ever Waterloo Jumbo King with Indian Rosewood body has arrived! The first large-boded guitar in the Waterloo lineup has a big, chunky sound (to match its big, chunky neck) well suited to strummers and fingerpickers into old-time and traditional styles of music. The voice is dry and woody, with a powerful fundamental and decay reminiscent of a broken-in old guitar. Inspired by the old Recording King jumbos that utilized a 5" deep body to project powerfully enough for radio and studio work, the Waterloo Jumbo King makes a fantastic jumbo-style guitar for players craving retro style and sound with the outstanding worksmanship and playability we've all come to expect from the Waterloo workshop. Priced with hard case!

Specs

  • Solid spruce top
  • Solid rosewood back & sides
  • 14-fret neck joint
  • Vintage-style sunburst top
  • Non-grained ivoroid top binding
  • Herringbone rosette
  • Ebony bridge pins
  • Golden Age Restoration tuners
  • X-braced
  • Tortoise celluloid pickguard
  • Semi-gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Solid mahogany neck
  • Indian rosewood fretboard w/ acrylic dot inlay
  • Ebony bridge with 2 3/8" spacing
  • Bone drop-in saddle
  • 1 ¾" bone nut
  • Adjustable truss rod neck
  • Indian rosewood veneer with stenciled Waterloo Jumbo King logo
  • 25 ½" scale length 
  • Serial No. WL1068

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