JFP Guitars

Sonoran LP  SHB Single Cutaway: "Cherry"

This particular instrument is a handmade Sonoran SHB LP Single Cutaway with a Cherry body and faceplate, and Mahogany neck. The neck uses a ready-made Chinese (KKmoon) unfinished product with edge binding and white abalone block inlay. The 1 3/4 inch thick body has a flat faceplate rather than the more common contoured faceplate of this style of guitar.

The specifications are:

  • 6 pounds 15 ounces
  • Semi-Hollow body
  • Cherry wood body and faceplate, and Mahogany neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard, 24 9/16 inch Gibson scale length, contoured 12 inch, with edge binding and white abalone block inlay
  • Neck thickness, not including fret: 0.85" at 1st fret, 0.89" at 6th fret, 0.94" at 12th fret
  • General Products water-based clear lacquer neck, body and face plate; oiled finger board
  • Set neck
  • Gotoh tuners
  • Gotoh tune-o-matic bridge and stop tailpiece.
  • EMG Select passive pickups
  • 3 way selector switch: neck (“rhythm”), bridge plus neck, bridge (“treble”)
  • Separate volume and tone controls for neck and bridge
  • Unbleached bone nut
  • Single action truss rod
  • D’Addario EXL110 nickel wound 10 / 46 strings