Godin Guitars Launch Limited Edition Acousticaster 40th Anniversary-Koa

Published 8 years ago on March 26, 2013

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Godin Guitars Launch Limited Edition Acousticaster 40thAnniversary-Koa -

The beautiful GodinLimited Edition Acousticaster 40th Anniversary Koa, is themedon the original hybrid electro-acoustic guitar that put Canada'sbiggest guitar builder on the map some 25 years ago, stunning themedia and guitar players alike, with its ability to blend acousticand magnetic sounds.  

Whilst celebrating Godin's innovative 40 years in the musicindustry, the new Acousticaster has many fine upgrades. Godin'son-going passion for exotic tonewoods is once again evidential withthe single-bound, twin-chambered mahogany body and solid cedarsoundboard capped with a figured koa top.

Godin guitars are also recognised worldwide by guitarists fortheir comfortable neck profiles, again witnessed here in rock maplewith a 22 fret Ergocut fingerboard.

With a compact, small body design, 12" radius neck, 25 ½" scale,the 40th Anniversary Acousticaster has the feel, playability andsonics of a superior electric guitar, loaded with a single GodinGJN1 mini-humbucker specifically voiced for the neck position. Toenhance the natural acoustic timbres, eighteen metal tines areinstalled beneath the undersaddle bridge transducer.

Godin's own Custom Pre Amp features a 3 band EQ, individualtreble, mid and bass for the undersaddle bridge pickup and trebleand bass for the neck mini-humbucker, while separate volumecontrols for each, allow the ability to blend the two signals.

For the best of both worlds within studio and live performance,the Acousticaster includes duel outputs: Mix/Acoustic andElectric.

Built from premium quality tonewoods, offering superbplayability and exceptional acoustic/electric outputs, the GodinLimited Edition Acousticaster 40th Anniversary Koa, opens the doorto a full spectrum of players and playing styles within folk, jazz,blues, pop and rock. 

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