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Levin LN 26
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1965 catalog

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1967 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.
Single-bound rosewood fingerboard with bass side pearl dot inlay.
Rosewood bridge.
Nickel plated strip tuners with white plastic buttons.
Sunburst finish.
Ten year warranty.

Marketed by U.K. distributors as Goliath Model 1795 and
Goliath Electric Model 1890 (w/DeArmond pickup and controls).

Introduced: ca 1963 as a replacement for LM 26.

ca 1964:

Nickel plated individual Van Gent tuners with metal buttons.
Also available as Goya N-26.

Earliest known example: 450373 (1965) - (changed tuners)
450381 (1965) - (refinished natural)
454752 (1965)

ca 1965:

Belly bridge with individual height adjustable plastic bridge saddles.
(Old style bridge still used in early 1967).

459813 (1966)
474383 (1966) - (refinished body)
478052 (1967)
484064 (1967)
488263 (1968)
488307 (1968)
494170 (1969)
Latest known example: 497746 (1969)

ca 1970:

Replaced by Model 163.