Baxendale Conversions

Circa late 1950s Kay Truetone

Back & Sides:


Lower Bout:
15 1/2"
Scale Length:
25 1/2"
Nut Width:
1 3/4"
Circa 1950s/early 1960s Kay Truetone archtop transformed to a tone machine by remanufacturing to Baxendale Conversions specs. Rebuild work includes: neck reset and corrected bridge positioning, fretboard planed, new frets, new taller Gibson style rosewood bridge to obtain better driving of the guitar top, new Grover tuners, expert setup for superb playability.  Original DeArmond made pickup.  Baxendale Conversions create a "new" and warrantied guitar with tons of vintage vibe and world class tone given the seasoned tone woods.  True "green guitar tech"! New hardshell case.