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2006 Lucas LD-28, Brazilian Rosewood/Adirondack Spruce
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Specs
Status
Sold
Brand
Lucas, Randy
Product Year
2006
Model
LD-28
Serial #
089
New/Preowned
Preowned
SKU
TMP2742
Condition
Various play wear on top and body. lower bout back crack, cleated and stabilized by our repair staff. Light fret wear, one dent back of neck at 4th fret. Winder marks sides of headstock, minor chip by 3rd tuner.
Body Type(s)
Large, Dreadnought
Back & Sides
Rosewood - Brazilian
Top
Spruce - Adirondack (Red)
Neck Wood
Mahogany
Neck Profile
V - Soft
Bridge
Ebony
Rosette
28 Style
Top Trim
Herringbone
Fingerboard
Ebony
Fingerboard Bindings
Ivoroid
Fret Markers
MOP Lucas Inlays
Frets to Body
14
Headplate
Rosewood - Brazilian
Headstock Bindings
Ivoroid
Headstock Inlay
Torch
Instrument Finish
Gloss
Body Bindings
Ivoroid
Tuners
Waverly
Tuner Finish
Nickel with Ivoroid Buttons
Cutaway
None
Pickguard
Tortoise Style
Pickup
None, we can install one, ask about options
Body Length
19.875 in
Upper Bout
11.375 in
Lower Bout
15.625 in
Body Depth Heel
4 in
Body Depth Tail
4.875 in
Scale Length
25.4 in
Scale Length (mm)
645 mm
Nut Width
1.75 in
Nut Width (mm)
44.45 mm
String Spacing
2.25 in
String Spacing (mm)
57.15 mm
Neck Depth First Fret
0.82 in
Neck Depth Seventh Fret
0.89 in
Weight
4 lb. 5 oz.
Case
Hardshell - TKL
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Description

Randy Lucas nails the classic American Dreadnought with this gorgeous LD-28 dread from 2006, dressed up with Brazilian Rosewood and Adirondack Spruce, herringbone trim, and ornate Abalone torch headstock. Today in 2022, this Lucas boasts a wide open and expressive voice, especially well balanced across the registers. Through saddle at the bridge with plenty of meat left and great break angle for the strings; Abalone snowflakes, diamonds, and squares along the fretboard; Ivoroid bindings plus Waverly tuners. Strap buttons have been installed at the heel and tail to allow you to strap up into the driver’s seat.


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Randy Lucas is well known as one of the few makers to break into the bluegrass world and be accepted alongside the big names such as Martin. You can see why as soon as you hear this guitar: it's big, powerful, and clear.
 
This one is. wide. open. Played in and ready for more action, this Lucas D-28 is a classic BRW/Adi dread that feels right at home in your hands.
 
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SCALE LENGTH 25.4 in
NUT WIDTH 1.75 in
STRING SPACING 2.25 in
WOODS SPRUCE - ADIRONDACK (RED),
ROSEWOOD - BRAZILIAN

Randy Lucas nails the classic American Dreadnought with this gorgeous LD-28 dread from 2006, dressed up with Brazilian Rosewood and Adirondack Spruce, herringbone trim, and ornate Abalone torch headstock. Today in 2022, this Lucas boasts a wide open and expressive voice, especially well balanced across the registers.
 

Randy Lucas is well known as one of the few makers to break into the bluegrass world and be accepted alongside the big names such as Martin. You can see why as soon as you hear this guitar: it's big, powerful, and clear.
 
This one is. wide.
 
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