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It has a spruce top with striped maple back and sides. It had a De Armond pickup in the sound hole and it amplified the quality of the guitar perfectly. The fretboard is the same material as the rest (looks and sounds like Birch) although there is a wood pattern painted over it...
The thing that sets it apart from the norm is the maple stripe running through the middle of the fret board. then weirdly enough the fret markers are proper dot inlays and the entire fretboard is bound in tortoise shell.
But it's not hard to go through the catalogues, and to date most guitars by noticing slight changes in the models over the years -- such as pick-guard shape, tail-piece type (open or closed end), etc.
This information has been compiled from multiple sources (cited at bottom).
-- but turning a hundred buck bargain basement Kay into a great playing instrument, learning by trial and error, is what real guitar collecting is all about.
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Need help identifying model and age of a Kay acoustic with De Armond pickup (looks factory installed). It looks like Jay LP black, and has a serial number which is W0 20881. One the headstock it just says Kraftsman, not Old Kraftsman. The body is light colored with double F hole cutaway and has K42 8449 stamped inside.
Single cutaway, round hole, teardrop pick guard Hi, I’m looking at a guitar I wanna but for my son, it’s pretty beat down, just wondering if it’s worth it. Has steal finger picks that wrap your finger and a slider which I cannot find a similar picture anywhere. I can send pictues My boyfriend recently acquired a Kraftsman guitar, but I am having trouble finding any info on one.