USA Master Builder Series
The first reissue in the USA Master Builder Series is the iconic 1942 D’Angelico Excel, to be introduced at NAMM 2013. Based on extensive research beginning with MRI's of the original, the Excel Reissue will be an authentic update enhanced by modern hardware and appointments.
Acoustic Burst and Electric Burst options featuring: 3A flame maple back/sides, spruce top, ebony fretboard, mother of pearl inlay/headstock design, tortoise multi-bound pickguard, vintage friendly varnish finish, Grover Imperial tuners, D’Angelico trapeze tailpiece, gold hardware and 6105 fret wire. Electric option features Johnny Smith Lollar pickup with one volume and one tone pot mounted on pickguard.