Bourgeois Advanced Slope D
Adirondack / Indian Rosewood
The Advanced Slope D's is the dressed up version of our popular Slope D. It comes standard with a red "Adirondack" spruce top and the back and sides are from our best Indian rosewood. Features include: The original DB Snakehead headstock with an ebony headstock veneer; our Square headstock is a no charge option. Triple bound ivoroid body, head and neck binding, fancy side purfling and the original Dana Bourgeois backstrip. It has an Ivoroid rosette as well as Dana's version of a Floral fretboard inlay made from mother of pearl shell. The tuners are Waverly Nickel with ivoroid buttons. The Slope D style premium firestripe pickguard is standard. With bone bridge & end pins and our sunburst finish.
The Slope D happily accommodates a wide variety of playing styles including country, blues, old timey, pop, contemporary, and--you name it. If you're a fingerstyle player looking for a dreadnought-sized guitar that can handle fingerpicks or bare fingers as well as flatpicks, the Slope D is definitely your guitar!
Back & Sides Indian Rosewood
Neck One-piece Mahogany
Backstrip DB Multi-color Herringbone
Butt Wedge Body Wood
Body Binding Ivoroid
Purfling Black/White/Black w/Back & Side
Head Shape Snake
Head Veneer Ebony w/Mother of Pearl Logo
Head Binding Ivoroid/Black/White
Fretboard 14 Fret Ebony / 25.5" Scale
Fretboard Inlay Abalone Floral
Fretboard Binding Ivoroid/Black/White
Heel Cap None
Nut Width 1 23/32"
Tuners Waverly Nickel/Ivoroid Buttons
Bridge 2.2" Ebony Belly
Bridge Pins Bone w/Black Dot
Pickguard SD/ Firestripe Tor-tis
Top Color Sunburst
Case Custom Deluxe Hardshell
Other Available Options: 25" Scale, Square Head, Non-burst finish.