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Goya Model 163 / GG-163
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1971 catalog

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Goliath size:
Body width: 400 mm.
Body length: 505 mm.
Body depth: 95/120 mm.
Fingerboard width: 43 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top with X-bracing.
Flame maple back & sides.
4-ply bound top.
Single-bound back.
Mahogany bolt-on neck with adjustable truss rod.
Unound headstock with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Single-bound rosewood fingerboard with bass side pearloid dot inlay.
Rosewood bridge with individual height adjustable plastic saddles.
Nickel plated individual Van Gent tuners with metal buttons.
Sunburst finish.

Introduced: ca 1969 as a replacement for N-26.

Earliest known example: 379084 (ca 1969)

ca 1969:

No headstock inlay.

4126087 (1969)

ca 1970:

Renamed GG-163.
Also available as Levin Model 163.

1054 (ca 1971)
1113 (ca 1971)
1457 (ca 1971)
53921 (ca 1972)

ca 1972:

Bass side fingerboard pearloid block inlay.

54157 (ca 1972)
Latest known example: 55487 (ca 1972)