Nuevo Koa

The wood used for the Nuevo Koa comes from Hawaii. Koa is becoming increasingly popular in guitar making. Not only because of its unusual grain, but especially because of its good sound characteristics - warm and woody. The sound of koa sweetens and deepens with time. Bring a piece of Hawaii home with it!

Main Features:
  •     Nut width: 50mm
  •     Top: Solid koa
  •     Neck: Mahogany, Spanish heel

Spanish heel (construction sample)

Wooden soundhole inlay

Der Jung tuning machine head

Koa wood

Specs

    ModelNuevo Koa
    Scale65cm
    Nut width50mm
    TopSolid koa
    Back and sidesKoa
    NeckMahogany, Spanish heel
    FretboardArtificial ebony
    BridgeArtificial ebony, with dual drill holes
    Nut and bridgeBone
    Machine headsDer Jung
    Soundhole inlayPearloid
    FinishNatural high-gloss
    StringsRoyal Classics Sonata
Recommended retail price€ 569,00
Nuevo Koa
Nuevo Koa

Koa

Decades of Spanish guitar building tradition meets modern and natural design, the Nuevo series by Artesano. Koa is a Hawaiian tonewood. High grades are very rare. They usually sound warm and woody. The sound of koa sweetens and deepens with time.