Product DescriptionOriginally saz005.
Body was damaged in shipping; has large, ugly but stable repaired cracks on back. Since it has electronic pickups, the body structure is not as important, though, to the final overall amplified sound.
Re-wired simply but correctly. Imported from Turkey, where the Saz continues to be an important Turkish folk instrument. This electronic saz has a Humbucking pickup in base of body, next to the decoratively carved sound hole.
Saz can have a number of tunings; including CGC, DGC CFC, EDA, and others There are 19 tied nylon, movable frets. Soft case included.
Sound board is spruce. Body and neck are various woods including: mahogany, wenge, butternut, walnut, oak and others.
Over al length: 48
Neck 24.5 L x 2.25 inches W
Nut to Bridge: 27.75 inches
19 Tied nylon frets
5 metal strings. Player can add one more string if wanted. String sets and plectrums are sold separately.