|Comments||National resonators, and the round-neck tricone line, have a wonderful, massive, deep and rich tone with lots of projection.The National NRP Tricone Black Rust Roundneck features a strkingly attractive ‘Black Rust’ finish, reminiscent of the vintage ‘Duco’ frosted effects.All in all, National NRP Tricones are great instruments with an awe-inspiring tone, and follow directly from the original National designs.|
|Serial Number||Varies as new; the instrument shown is 15931 built during 2011 at the National shop in San Luis Opisbo, California.|
|Pricing||$3589.00 Canadian dollars with case, or $2826.00 US Dollars (based on 1.27% Exchange Rate).
In Rubbed Nickel finish, the price is $4289.00 Canadian dollars with case, or $3377.00 US Dollars, again based on 1.27% Exchange Rate.
NOTE: Exchange Rates Change Daily.
|Neck||Mahogany neck with unbound ebony fingerboard, mother of pearl dot markers. 25 21/32″ scale length, nut width is 1/825″. Slotted peghead with stamped National logo.|
|Frets||12 frets to the body, 19 in total.|
|Body||Steel tricone body with ‘Black Rust’ finish and ‘T’ bridge.|
|Finish||‘Black Rust’ finish, a dramatic textured effect with a deep greenish hue.|
|Hardware/electronics||Nickel plated tuners with black buttons, National 6″ cones, ebony nut.|
|Playability/Action||Nationals play very well with the stock factory setup, and we of course set instruments up for the player’s needs.|
|Case||National-branded arch-top hardshell case included.|
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