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  #099  D'Angelico NYS-2 FH.  CUSTOM.    UNIQUE.    2012.
   
 
 

I ordered it from D'Angelico in Japan as a special customer order.   My perfect spec.   The NYS-2 is a truly great guitar but I wanted the benefit of a full humbucker.   This is the only one made to this spec in my favourite violinburst and with body mounted controls.

   
 
  The pickup is Kent Armstrong.    So jazzy.
   
 
  Hand made Ebony pickguard.   It fits immaculately.
   
 
  Superb Violinburst finish.
   
 
  Perfect Flame Maple sides and back.
   
 
  The 15.5" NYS-2 compared with the 17" NYL-2    Many pro jazz guitarists are now turning to smaller body guitars for their comfort and ease of playing.    The amplified tone and power of both guitars is almost identical.   Naturally there are differences played acoustic.
   
 
  Style icon  -  the classic D'Angelico Art Deco head with diamond mop inlay on the rear..
   
   
  This guitar has been played only for a few hours since new and is absolutely Mint.    It is strung with George Benson 12's but with a 13 substituted on the top E.

Everything about it is perfect.

Spec:

Selected Maple Neck with

  • Ivory neck binding
  • 24.75" scale
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16"
  • Ebony fingerboard
  • 22 frets
  • Mother of Pearl inlays
  • Mother of pearl D'Angelico Logo and New Yorker inlays on headstock
  • Rosewood overlay with Mother of pearl diamond inlay on back of headstock
  • Multi-ply black and white binding
  • Grover Imperial Machines

Hollow Body

  • Small size,  New Yorker Style 15.5" body with single cutaway finished in Violinburst
  • 2.75" body depth
  • German spruce top
  • Flamed maple back and sides
  • Multi-ply black and white binding on body and F holes

Electrics & Fittings

  • Kent Armstrong fixed humbucker pickup mounted on the body
  • 1 volume, 1 tone control mounted on the body
  • 1/4" output jack
  • Carved, compensated Ebony Bridge
  • Gold hardware
  • New Yorker style tailpiece
  • New Yorker style hand made solid Ebony stairstep pickguard with black and white binding
   
 

 

 

  Price :  4,350 plus shipment (Insurance optional).   For overseas shipment please ask.
   
  More pics available on request.

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