Eastman handcrafted acoustic guitars cover a wide range of playing styles and sound. The Traditional Series (model names beginning with E) bring back memories of the great instruments of the Golden Era of guitar building. Those were days when all work was done by gifted craftspeople, by hand using simple tools. All Eastman acoustic guitars share that heritage. Eastman acoustics provide many choices of body styles and fine woods; perfect for many contemporary applications. These are heirloom-quality instruments which may be enjoyed by future generations of musicians.
With their large, full sound Eastman Dreadnought acoustics feature dynamics and volume to inspire fingerpickers and hard strummers alike. The perfect choice for accompanying solo performers. Built with the methods and materials of the “Golden Era” of the 30’s & 40’s. Solid Adirondack spruce top, solid mahogany back & sides with extremely dynamic response, from soft picking to hard strumming. Glorious full-bodied tone and room-filling volume.
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Neck Profile: Traditional Even "C"
Nut: Bone 1 3/4"
Fretwire: 20 Jescar-FW43080
Scale Length: 25.4
Body Dimensions: 16" X 4-23/32"
Bracings: Hand-Carved Scalloped X
Body Top: Solid Adirondack Spruce
Body Back/Sides: Solid Mahogany
Bridge/Saddle: Ebony/Bone, 2-5/32" Spacing
Truss Rod: Dual Acting
Binding Material: Tortoise Shell
Logo: Pearl Headstock
Inlay: Pearl Dots
Bridge Pins: Ebony
Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose
Neck Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose
Hardware Color: Nickel
Pickguard: Tortoise Shell
Tuners: Open-Gear Ping V93N 3+3
Strings: D'Addario .012 -.053 EXP16
Action Height: 12th fret 3/32" on the bass side and 2/32" on the treble side
Truss Rod Wrench: 4mm
Actual Weight: 5.2 lbs.