Koll Guitars have built a very special Duo Glide in Black Oyster finish. The Koll Duo Glide Black Oyster is a one-off special edition built for the 2013 NAMM show. Features include a chambered Mahogany body with a thin Maple top, and new TV Jones T-Armond pickups (recreations of the old US-made D’Armonds) and the unique Black Oyster finish. Only 1 of these guitars was made and it’s available to buy at Rainbow Guitars in Tucson, Arizona.

Koll Duo Glide Black Oyster

The top of the Duo Glide has been laminated with a piece of Ludwig Black Oyster drum wrap, this is the same wrap used by Ringo Starr on his Ludwig drum kit while with the Beatles.

Koll Duo Glide Black Oyster features:

  • Body: chambered Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Frets: 22 Medium
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12″
  • Neck Carve: Standard C
  • 1st Fret Thickness: .830″
  • 12th Fret Thickness: .960″
  • Binding: Ivroid on Body Top, Fingerboard, and Headstock
  • Pickguard: Silver Metallic Celluloid
  • Pickups: TV Jones T-Armond
  • Bridge: TonePros AVT Wraparound
  • Tuners: TonePros Vintage Kluson
  • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3-Way Selector
  • Weight: 7lbs

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