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Kay-Tone Count
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1945 ad

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Body width: 420 mm.
Body length: 510 mm.
Body depth: 85 mm.
Hand carved top & back.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Flame maple back & sides.
4-ply bound top with single-bound f-holes.
Single-bound back.
3-ply bound pickguard.
Flame maple neck with non-adjustable T-shaped duraluminum truss rod.
Triple-bound headstock with mother-of-pearl inlay.
Single-bound ebony fingerboard with mother-of-pearl block inlay.
Grover Sta-Tite tuners.
Gold plated hardware.
Natural finish.
Ten year warranty.

Introduced: ca 1941

Earliest known example: 125080 (1941) - (repro pickguard)

ca 1942:

Walnut back & sides.
Mahogany neck.
Rosewood fingerboard.
Pearloid fingerboard inlay.
Levin Grover Sta-Tite style tuners.

146905 (1944)
157454 (1945)
Latest known example: 175410 (1946) - (changed tuners & pickguard)