National 1059 Double Neck Lap Steel 1949

Fretless Electric Guitar. Made in the USA.
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National 1059 Double Neck Lap Steel 1949

Vintage
Serial #V17621
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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 call to speak to one of our experts.
Summary
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Alder Body
Fingerboard Radius: No Radius
Nut Width: 2-1/4"
Scale Length: 23"
Electronics: Original stock pickups and wiring with master volume, three way tone sector and three way string bank selector. The string bank selector is no longer functional. It is stuck in the middle position so both sets of strings are always on.
Pickup Measurements: na (cant be measured because of wiring scheme).
Hardware: The tuners tips have been replaced and the tone selector knob is not original. The rest of the hardware is original. The switch tip and bridge covers are missing. The bridge covers were held in place by thumb screws and small bakelite knobs. One of these knobs and one of the thumbscrews are missing.
Weight: 16 lbs 16 oz
Modifications/Repairs: -The tuner tips have been replaced. -The tone selector knob has bene replaced.
Case Details: Original hard shell case. The case handle is missing and one of the two latches is broken.
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The metal hardware is nicely tarnished.
Serial Number: V17621
Tech Notes: The guitar has a vintage style screw on output. There is an adaptor included for a 1/4" cable but it is slightly intermittent.

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