The 6 string Breedlove has arrived...with a bill for €150 for customs but ah well..still saved over €400 on the European cost.
Lovely lovely guitar, I tried to take some pics to show of the lovely purling with Abalone binding but it does not come out on a phone camera. I'll post them later.
Of course..it sounds magnificent too, really a quality bit of kit, low action and fantastic neck..oh it is a work of bloody art.
Came in a gig bag though, was hoping for a case, but no matter.
I was rather shocked to find it came tuned and because it was cold the strings were over tuned by at least a tone!!. Its normal practice when shipping guitars to detune them so that when they chill the don't tighten so much that they put strain on the neck. I once had a guitar headstock snap off cos it was shipped in tune.
Never mind fortunately there was no harm this time
Still suffering a bit from the Friday lurgy which came back with a vengeance yesterday..Not really in the mood for much but eating and sleeping, will have a good play with the 6 later