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Levin Model 116
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1956 catalog

Photo
1975 catalog

Specifications:

Non-cutaway.
Concert size:
Body width: 360 mm.
Body length: 465 mm.
Body depth: 98 mm.
Fingerboard width: 49 mm.
Scale length: 630 mm.
Spruce top with undetermined bracing.
Flame maple back & sides.
6-ply bound top.
Single-bound back.
Sound hole monogram.
Mahogany neck with non-adjustable T-shaped duraluminum truss rod.
Unbound rosewood fingerboard.
Rosewood bridge.
Nickel plated strip tuners with white plastic buttons.
Natural finish.
One year warranty.

This model was constructed to be used
with either steel or nylon strings.

Introduced: ca 1955

Earliest known example: 334112 (1955)

ca 195?:

Changed rosette.

410173 (1960)

ca 196?:

No inlay on bridge.

ca 1962:

Ten year warranty.

430399 (1963)
438504 (1964)
439937 (1964)
470433 (1966)

ca 1972:

Renamed Model 116 Pugh.

Latest known example: 519588 (1972)