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Custom Requinto guitar / Morgan Astruc guitar player.

Custom Requinto guitar, Italian Spruce top, hand-made rosette, wenge bridge, graphyte saddle.

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Custom Requinto guitar, Morgan Astruc.
Specially made for the French guitar player Mr. Morgan Astruc.
Plantilla, Template: Rodolfo Cucculelli.
Scale length: 58 cm.
Total requinto length: 88,2 cm.
Soundboard: Italian Alpine Spruce (Picea excelsa).
Bridge: African Wenge (Millettia Laurentii). 15 cm. long, 8 mm. height.
Saddle: Graphyte, compensated to get correct tuning. Strings distance 1st to 6th: 58 mm..
Back and sides: Cypress
(Cupressus sempervirens).
Soundbox measures: Soundboard length: 49,4 cm.
Upper bout: 24,3 cm.
Waist: 19,7 cm.
Lower bout: 32,1 cm.
Sound box depth: 98 mm. / 106 mm.
Soundhole diameter: 103 mm.
Rosette: Mother of pearl and bone pieces glued in a black ebony mastic.
Purfling: Indian Rosewood
(Dalbergia Latifolia).
Cut-away: Venetian cut-away.
Neck: Laminated with Samba and , with truss rod adjustable from the soundhole, to maintain the proper relief and get control of the action of the strings.
Neck thickness (included fingerboard): at nut: 17,5 mm., at 11th fret: 18 mm.
Neck wide: at nut: 51 mm., at 12th fret: 62 mm
Headstock: Laminated with Cocobolo (Dalbergia retusa).
Tuners: Schaller, Hauser model.
Fretboard: Ebony (Diospyros Ebenum).
Wide of the fingerboard at nut: 51 mm., at 12th fret: 62 mm.
Nut: Bone. 1st to 8th string spacing at nut: 41 mm.
Frets: 21, nickel, tall, hard.
Varnish, polish: Shellac “a Muñeca” (French Polish)
Tuning of requinto guitar: A D G C E A
Amplified with a piezo transductor under the bridge saddle.
Requinto sound .mp3:
Tuba Requiem Mozart.mp3 : http://www.myspace.com/morganastruc
Morgan Astruc_Requinto guitar solo_Gangui.mp3

http://chitarre.myblog.it/media/01/02/1905095864.mp3

Requinto making, photo galllery:



Rodolfo Cucculelli, guitar maker.

Custom Requinto guitar. Back of Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra), neck of Cedrela balansae. Shellac finishing.

Custom Requinto guitar. Back of Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra), neck of Cedrela balansae. Shellac finishing.

 

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Requinto, mp3

 

Rodolfo Cucculelli, custom guitars.

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