The 5th Avenue CW Kingpin II HB features a Cutaway body design and the added sounds of two Godin Humbucking pickups, which deliver all that classic vintage tone with presence, clarity, and a little attitude thrown in for good measure!
With the soul of a 1950s archtop, the 5th Avenue is a true vintage spirit of yesterday with today’s level of modern playability. With more projection & volume in the low/mids than traditional archtop acoustic guitars, the dynamically rich tone of the 5th Avenue makes this sophisticated instrument a dream to play but not a nightmare on your wallet. The Godin 5th Avenue Series now makes the dream of owning an affordable North American archtop a reality! Whether you play Alt-Country, Delta Blues, Slide, Jazz or Rock, the 5th Avenue can really deliver both acoustically and electrically.
Made from Canadian Wild Cherry, the body of the 5th Avenue features a molded arched top and back, as well as an adjustable bridge, classic F-holes, contoured high-gloss headstock, floating pickguard, and cream binding. Also, the rustic beauty of its Custom Polished Finish creates a gorgeous satin sheen reminiscent of the 19th century.
- Canadian wild cherry archtop
- Canadian wild cherry back & sides
- Silver Leaf maple neck
- Contoured high-gloss black headstock
- Semi-gloss finish
- Rosewood fingerboard
- Adjustable Tusq Bridge by Graph Tech
- Cream Binding
- 2x Godin Custom humbucking pickups
- 3-way toggle switch, 1x Volume, 1x Tone
- 16" (406mm) fingerboard radius
- 24.84" (630mm) Scale
- 1.72" (43,7mm) nut width
- Includes TRIC case