Danelectro U-2 Bronze 1956

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar in Bronze with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Danelectro U-2 Bronze 1956

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Description & Specs

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Summary
Finish Details: Original
Top Material: Masonite Top
Body Material: Pine Body
Body Details: Pine body with masonite top and back
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .84", 12th fret: .92"
Fingerboard Radius: 16.00"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 25"
Neck Details: One-piece maple neck with Brazilian rosewood fingerboard and dot inlays. Neck has been refretted and the fingerboard has had a repaired crack near the nut.
Electronics: Original pickups. Switch has been replaced. Pots date to 1956.
Pickup Measurements: Bridge: 2.6K, Neck: 2.6K
Hardware: Non-original bridge and strap buttons
Weight: 6 lbs 6 oz
Modifications/Repairs: -Refret -Repaired fingerboard crack near nut -Non-original switch -Non-original bridge and strap buttons
Case Details: Gig bag
Cosmetic Condition: Play wear consistent with age. Minor dings and scratches throughout, along with wear along the edges of the body and headstock. The back of the neck has had nearly all of the original bronze finish worn off it.
Tech Notes: Plays well with low action and minor fret wear on low frets. The neck is non-adjustable and has some relief, but will set up well with 10 gauge strings or lighter. The one visible pot code, along with the coke bottle headstock, dates this guitar to 1956.