The D3, the pride and joy of the Collings Dreadnought line! This cannon is a powerhouse popular shape, that can bring any vintage dreadnought to their knees! Built with Sitka Spruce and Indian Rosewood, the D3 is the most appointed dreadnought that Collings makes with appointments fit for a King! Outfitted with an abalone rosette, nickel waverly tuners, no fretboard inlays and ivoroid bindings throughout the entire instrument. This guitar plays and stuns at every level, whether it be under the spotlight on the stage, or in front of a microphone in the studio; a versatile tool for any professional musician.
Top: Sitka spruce
Back & Sides: E. Indian rosewood
Neck: Honduran mahogany
Body Binding: Ivoroid with b/w/b/w/b purfling
Fingerboard Binding: .060" ivoroid
Peghead Binding: .100" ivoroid with b/w purfling
Bridge: Ebony belly-style with 2 3/16" spacing
Fingerboard: Ebony with no inlay
Bridge Pins/End Pin: Ebony with abalone dot
Nut: Bone, 1 11/16"
Saddle: Bone, drop-in
Neck Profile: Modified V
Peghead Profile: Tapered square with volute
Neck Joint: Mortise and tenon hybrid
Truss Rod: Fully adjustable
Frets: Medium 18% nickel-silver
Peghead Veneer: Stained Exotic Ebony with MOP Collings logo
Tuners: Nickel Waverly (16:1 ratio)
Backstrip: 3-style (Chevron)
Scale Length: 25 1/2"
Brace Material: Sitka spruce
Brace Pattern: Pre-war scalloped X-brace
Fingerboard Radius: 14" - 26" compound
Body Finish: High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer
Neck Finish: High gloss polyester resin
Strings: D'Addario EJ-17 (.013"- .056")
Case: Deluxe hardshell case by TKL
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