GB £.5000 Bernabe Especial cedar 2012, Glasgow

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GB £.5000 Bernabe Especial cedar 2012, Glasgow

Post by Iain » Mon May 29, 2017 10:09 am

Type/Luthier: Paulino Bernabe Especial.
- Year of construction: 2012
- Scale length (mm): 650.
- Nut width (mm): 52mm.
- Top: Canadian Cedar.
- Bracing: the Especial uses a unique bracing system.
- Back / Sides: Madagascar Rosewood double sides.
- Fingerboard: Ebony.
- Sound: Excellent evenness across all the strings with fantastically balanced sustain.
- Condition: Excellent condition. There are a few nail scratches. I have all documentation.
Price: £ 5400.
- Viewing / Yes.
- Location: Glasgow.
Last edited by Iain on Fri Jun 09, 2017 3:56 pm, edited 3 times in total.

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Re: UK, £5800, Bernabe Especial, Ceder top, 2012, Glasgow

Post by Tom » Mon May 29, 2017 1:23 pm

Nice guitar... Ay pictures?

Once I met Bernabe (Junior) in a trade show and played a Royal on display. It does not leave me with a strong impression.

But every Bernabe Especial I played really impressed me.

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Re: UK, £5800, Bernabe Especial, Ceder top, 2012, Glasgow

Post by Iain » Wed May 31, 2017 4:42 pm

I agree with you about the Royal, I have heard a few people say the same, I think its more to do with the woods and ornamentation that make it so expensive.

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Re: UK, £5800, Bernabe Especial, Cedar top, 2012, Glasgow

Post by Iain » Wed Jun 14, 2017 5:38 pm

Iain wrote:
Mon May 29, 2017 10:09 am
Type/Luthier: Paulino Bernabe Especial.
- Year of construction: 2012
- Scale length (mm): 650.
- Nut width (mm): 52mm.
- Top: Canadian Cedar.
- Bracing: the Especial uses a unique bracing system.
- Back / Sides: Madagascar Rosewood double sides.
- Fingerboard: Ebony.
- Sound: Excellent evenness across all the strings with fantastically balanced sustain.
- Condition: Excellent condition. There are a few nail scratches. I have all documentation.
Price: £ 5000.
- Viewing / Yes.
- Location: Glasgow.

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Re: GB £.5000 Bernabe Especial cedar 2012, Glasgow

Post by Ludwig » Sun Jun 18, 2017 4:57 pm

Any photos?

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Re: GB £.5000 Bernabe Especial cedar 2012, Glasgow

Post by Iain » Mon Jun 19, 2017 5:35 pm

Ludwig wrote:
Sun Jun 18, 2017 4:57 pm
Any photos?
Image


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Re: GB £.5000 Bernabe Especial cedar 2012, Glasgow

Post by Sharkbait » Mon Jun 26, 2017 4:30 pm

Sorry to hijack your sale thread, but what is the guitar stool in the photo https://ibb.co/cFCzq5 ? It looks very interesting. Do you like it?

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