Kent Model 820 White 1960s

6-String Semi-Hollow Body Electric Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard.
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Kent Model 820 White 1960s

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Maple
Body Details: Semi-hollow body with laminated maple back, sides, and top
Neck Material: Maple
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Neck Profile: "C" profile
Neck Thickness (IN): .80" (1st fret), .93" (12th fret)
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"
Nut Width: 1-1/2"
Scale Length: 25 1/2"
Neck Details: Bolt-on maple neck with bound rosewood fretboard, block inlays, zero fret, and heel-adjust truss rod
Electronics: Original single coil pickups and electronics, with 3-way toggle switch and volume/tone controls for each pickup. The tone slider switch next to the toggle is not functional, and has been bypassed. A ground wire has been run from the tailpiece to the output jack.
Pickup Measurements: 9.1k (neck), 9.3k (bridge)
Hardware: A Bigsby has been added, and the bridge has been pinned to the top. The tuners and knobs have been replaced.
Weight: 6lbs 15oz
Modifications/Repairs: -The tuners and knobs have been replaced -A Bigsby has been added -The bridge has been pinned -The tone switch has been bypassed -A ground wire has been added
Case Details: Gig Bag
Cosmetic Condition: This vintage Kent guitar has aged nicely, with checking and discoloration on the glossy white finish. The back of the neck is glossy and smooth, with open screw holes from the original tuners.
Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with medium action and light neck relief; the narrow frets are low with minor wear. This model dates to the 1960s.
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