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Regal RC-2 Metal Body Resonator Guitar Nickel plated brass body, 91/2inch spun resonator cone, rock maple saddle

Regal RC-2 Metal Body Resonator Guitar


Nickel plated brass body, 91/2inch spun resonator cone, rock maple saddle

Item ID: GR53053   Model No: RC-2   
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    Product Features
  • Duolian-style nickel-plated brass body, Slim, comfortable mahogany neck
  • Vintage perloid peghead overlay, Rosewood Fingerboard, Spun resonator cone with wooden biscuit bridge
  • Mother-of-pearl dot position markers, Adjustable truss rod
    Product Specifications
  • Weight: 7.00 kg (approx)
  • Made in: China
  • Model Number: RC-2
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The Duolian Resonator Guitar was a favorite with blues legends such as Son House, Bukka White and Tampa Red when it first appeared in 1931. In the days before electric amplification, blues musicians were looking for an instrument that could produce the volume they needed while still maintaining the tone they required. The Duolian was the answer. The RC-2 in Style-0 features a nickel-plated brass body.

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Resonator Guitar Information


Resonator guitars all have a metal resonator cone or cones supporting the bridge which give the distinctive sound. The original tricone has three cones; the biscuit cone type, concave from the front has the saddle held in a wooden "biscuit"; the spider cone type has a cone convex from the front and a spider bridge straddling the cone. Each type has a quite different sound. They may have either metal or wooden bodies. The Triolian is a metal bodied example of the single cone buscuit design. A Dob ...read the full article
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Advice on Choosing Resonator & Slide Guitars


Round neck Resonator Guitars are usually played in the same wasy as an normal acoustic in an open D or G tuning. Square neck models are usually played with a steel and held horizontally on the lap or in front of the standing player with a strap. Lap steel style players generally refer to the instrument as a Dobro. We can't as it is a registered trade mark!

Other related instruments which are also used with a slide in open tunings include Hawaiian Guitar and Lap Steel. Both are solid body ...read the full article
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Regal
Regal: The name Regal has been associated with Resonator Guitars since the 1920s. Saga, bringers of the celebrated Blueridge and Gitane guitars, have applied the same dedication to quality to this range of Resonator Guitars, now available in the UK.   View all Regal Resonator & Slide Guitars   View all Regal Products

The name Regal has been associated with Resonator Guitars since the 1920s. Saga, bringers of the celebrated Blueridge and Gitane guitars, have applied the same dedication to quality to this range of Resonator Guitars, now available in the UK.