Harley Benton Custom Line CLD-1048SCE NS review: specs & price

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The Harley Benton Custom Line CLD-1048SCE NS is a Steel String Guitar with a Solid spruce top, Bottom and sides made of mahogany (Aucoumea klaineana),...

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TypeDreadnought with round cutaway-Round Shoulder--Dreadnought---Dreadnought
TopSpruceSpruce, SolidWalnutSpruceSpruceCedar, SolidSpruceCedar, SolidSpruce, SolidSpruce, Solid
Back and sidesSolid mahogany---Solid cocobolo (Dalbergia retusa)Mahogany--Massive Queensland Maple-
Nut width44 mm-44 mm-44 mm45 mm42.5 mm-44.1 mm45 mm (1.77")
Soundhole decorationAbalone rings--Wooden core (matching the frame) with abalone ringsCocobolo (Dalbergia retusa)-----
ColourBlackSunburst, High GlossNaturalNaturalNaturalNaturalSunburstNaturalNaturalNatural
Back and SidesMahoganyMahoganyWalnutOakCocoboloMahoganyMahoganyMahoganyMaple, SolidMahogany
Nut width in mm44,00 mm43,80 mm44,00 mm44,00 mm44,00 mm45,00 mm42,50 mm43,70 mm44,10 mm45,00 mm
Incl. Gigbag
Neck--MahoganyMahogany-MahoganyMahoganyMahoganyQueensland mapleMahogany
Neck profile--Slim Taper-D-----
Scale--629 mm-650 mm650 mm648 mm648 mm-650 mm (25.6")
Body shape---DreadnoughtDreadnought--Dreadnought--
Back & sides---Oak-----Mahogany
Finish---Body polished, neck silkenNatural High-gloss--Nature silk, matte-Open-pored
Pickup system----LR Baggs Anthem---Maton AP5 original-
Pickup-------LR Baggs Anthem-L.R. Baggs Stagepro element

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The Harley Benton Custom Line CLD-1048SCE NS is a Steel String Guitar with a Solid spruce top, Bottom and sides made of mahogany (Aucoumea klaineana), Ovangkol fretboard, Dot fretboard inlays, Cream-coloured binding, 20 Frets, Ovangkol bridge, Fishman Presys-II preamp with built-in tuner & Chrome-plated die-cast machine heads. The retail price is 165.86 £.


BuildDreadnought with cutaway
NeckMahogany (Aucoumea klaineana)
Scale648 mm
Nut width48.0 mm
Fretboard radius400 mm (15 3/4")
Ex-factory stringingD'Addario EXP-16 .012 - .053 (Article no. 147540)
Back and SidesMahogany
Nut width in mm48,00 mm
Incl. GigbagNo

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