JFP Guitars

Sonoran LP SHB Single Cutaway:  "Canary Wood / Cherry"

This particular instrument is a handmade Sonoran SHB LP Single Cutaway with a Cherry body, Canary Wood faceplate, and Mahogany neck. The neck uses a ready-made Chinese (yinfente-music) unfinished product with edge binding and white abalone block inlay.

This instrument has an excellent tone, sustain and action comparable to our other offerings.

The specifications are:

  • 7 pounds 4 ounces
  • Semi-Hollow body
  • Cherry wood body with Canary Wood faceplate, Mahogany neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard, 24 5/8 inch Gibson scale length, contoured 12 inch
  • Neck thickness, not including fret: 0.96" at 1st fret, 1.06" at 6th fret, 1.18" 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.
  • Stewart MacDonald "Golden Age Overwound" pickups
    • Alnico 5 magnets, but overwound to 12K ohms for high output, powerful midrange and driving tone
    • The AWG43 coils are wound on fabric-taped bobbins, mounted on a brass baseplate, and wax-potted for microphonic suppression.
  • 3 way selector switch: neck (“rhythm”), bridge plus neck, bridge (“treble”)
  • Separate volume and tone controls for neck and bridge
  • "ZeroGLIDE" nut
  • Single action truss rod
  • D’Addario EXL110 nickel wound 10 / 46 strings​