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Eastman T186MX Thinline Hollowbody Classic Sunburst, 2011

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The Eastman company builds more arched top instruments than anyone else, and they apply their expertise to thinline archtop electrics like the Eastman T186MX. This model seems largely based on classic thinline hollowbodies like the Casino and ES-330.

Featuring solid wood construction, the Eastman T186MX has a solid, carved flame Maple top, solid Mahogany sides and solid mahogany carved back with a support block under the bridge and tailpiece. The neck is Mahogany with a bound 25 inch scale ebony fingerboard, 1.75 inch nut width and 12 inch radius, and Jescar FW47104-P fretwire. Goto provides the tuners, tune-a-matic style bridge and tailpiece. The pickups are Seymour Duncan Seth Lover – current versions of this model can carry Bare Knuckle pickups.

This particular Eastman T186MX  dates to around 2011 and is in good all original condition, with a small scratch on the back finish. Fret wear is light, and the chrome plating is in good condition. These are very comfortable guitars to play, and the hollow body gives a rich, woody tone with enough volume to play unamplified at 4AM.

It’s very light, because it’s fully hollow, and the 16 inch wide body is very comfortable.

This Eastman T186MX is sold with a non-original, steel string acoustic guitar style hard shell case.

Eastman T186MX Specifications:

  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12″
  • Neck Profile: Traditional Even “C”
  • Nut: Bone 1 3/4″
  • 1st Fret String Height: .022″
  • 12 Fret String Height: Bass .078″ & Treble .062″
  • Fretwire: 22 Medium Jumbo Jescar 47104
  • Scale Length: 25″
  • Body Style: 16″ Thinline
  • Body Dimensions: 16″ x 1 3/4″
  • Body Top: Solid Maple
  • Body Back/Sides: Solid Mahogany
  • Truss Rod: Single Acting
  • Binding: Body, Neck, Headstock
  • Binding Material: Flamed Maple
  • Logo: Pearl Headstock
  • Inlay: Pearl Dots
  • Finish: Gloss Finish
  • Hardware Color: Nickel
  • Tailpiece: Gotoh
  • Bridge: Gotoh Tunomatic
  • Tuners: Gotoh SD90
  • Knobs: Amber Speed Knobs
  • Neck Pickup: Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker
  • Bridge Pickup: Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker
  • Pickup Height: 3/32″ bass side, 3/32″ treble side
  • Pickup Frame: Black Plastic/Creme Plastic
  • 3 Way Switch: Switchcraft
  • Switch Tip: Switchcraft
  • Capacitors: 0.047μF
  • Potentiometers: 500K AudioTaper
  • Output Jack: Switchcraft
  • Strings: D’Addario NYXL .010 – .046

Price: $1,900.00 CAD
  • Year: Current
  • Finish Classic Sunburst
  • Class: Used
  • Serial Number: 10545224, built in Beijing China around 2011
  • Country of Origin: China
  • Condition: Good
  • Date Posted: 20/09/2021

  • Consignment Item

  • Including Hard case
  • Instrument Weight: 6.732lbs 3.06kg
  • Scale Length: 635mm 25in
  • Nut Width: 44.14mm 1.737in
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