TRICONE Resurection RC-51c

“Katrina”

Being Built for: John Pitts • Nashville, TN

  • Salvaged Flood Damaged Regal RC51 Brass Body Tricone Resonator
  • Purchased in New Orleans, LA
  • Stripped by Reverse Electrolysis
  • Dents and Scratches Removed
  • Show plated with Copper, and Black Nickel
  • Neck 12 ½ Frets to the Body
  • 25.5” Scale
  • 12” Fretboard Radius
  • 1.75” Wide @ Nut
  • 2.125” String Spacing
  • Honduran Mahogany
  • Bound Sapele Fretboard with Rolled Edges
  • Macassar Ebony Headstock Overlay and Heel Cap
  • Abalone Inlays & Position Markers
  • Fossilized Walrus Oossik (penile bone) Nut and Saddle
  • Finish
  • Neck finished in French Polish Blonde Shellac
  • Tuners
  • Gotoh Vintage Open Back Waverly Style
  • Cosmo Black Butterbean Knobs 15:1 Ratio
  • Travelite TL-60 Deluxe Resophonic Case