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  • Mapple vs mahogany in 335 stlyle guitar

    Hello

    What are the difference in a mapple body versus mahogany body in a 335 style guit? I just order a Godin Montr
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    Beautiful guitar!

    Well, normally for any instrument regardless of body style, maple is said to be brighter sounding while mahogany would be darker (mellower?). Is it a semi-hollow or full hollow?

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    • #3
      Il doit encore faire froid la bas... Ici a Edinburgh il fait 15 degres environs.

      I say Mahogany. But I don't know much about maple, what tonal characteristics does it have?
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      • #4
        It's a semi-hollow body.

        For info: http://www.godinguitars.com/godinmontrealp.htm

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          • #6
            The maple=bright, mahogany=dark only goes so far, and only really applies to solid body guitars. Some mahogany-top acoustics are actually fairly bright and mid-rangey.
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