Amicus Royal Ebony Pre-Order
This short scale 12 string is often referred to as the mandolin for guitar players. The Amicus can add rich dynamic tones to any musical situation but with a tuning that is familiar to guitar players it has a unique and independent voice of its own. (Full description below)
How to Pre-Order…
- Order now online
- Pay in full or pay 50% deposit now followed by 3 equal monthly instalments for the remaining 50%
- Once payment is processed our sales team will contact you and provide a full selection of Veneer options available for you to choose from.
- All pre-orders have a four-month lead time (All guitars are built to order)
Please note, the Veneer options shown in the gallery are only a small selection of what is available at time of purchase, a full range of choices will be made available to you once your order is confirmed.
Talk to our sales team on the live chat or email us at email@example.com for more information or any pre-sales questions.
High Brilliance of a Mandolin, Tuning For Guitar Players.
Known as the mandolin for guitar players, the Amicus is designed with a short 18” scale, tuned up to D – the same as having a capo on the 10th fret, giving the player the high brilliance of a mandolin sound but with a tuning that’s familiar with a guitar player. Expanding the sonic possibilities, the Amicus can add compelling textures, depth, and rich dynamic range to any musical situation. A great addition to any guitar player’s collection.
This Amicus features a Royal Ebony wood veneer, a full gloss finish on all surfaces, Gotoh 510 tuners (18:1 ratio), an LR Baggs Element Active System™ – VTC pick-up, and comes with a custom-padded Emerald Guitars gig bag.
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1 15/16”, 48.5mm
2 7/16”, 62mm
|Max Body Width|
12 3/16", 310mm
|Max Body Depth|
|Max Body Length|
15 3/8”, 390mm
22 medium stainless steel frets
Gotoh 510 tuners 18:1 ratio (cosmo black)
Graphtech low friction nut and saddle
LR Baggs Element Active System™ – VTC
High gloss finish on all surfaces
.0085, .011, .015, .020, .029, .042
Custom-padded Emerald gig bag (weighs 1.7kg/3 3⁄4 lbs)
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