Seagull S6+ Folk

Acoustic 6-String Guitar

Made by Seagull

Description Concert-sized guitar based on dimensions of classical guitar. Designed for fingerstyle playing. Solid cedar top, Wild cherry back and sides. Silver Leaf Maple neck. Indian Rosewood fingerboard and bridge.
Posted By Tim Ball (2060)
Directory Equipment: Guitars
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On 4/27/2005, Paul Gelinas (4377) posted:
Overall Rating:
The Folk is a splendid sounding and playing guitar that stands out in the price range. It's hard to imagine a better deal.
Model Year: 1999
Features:
This 000 sized guitar doesn't sport a lot of features; a solid cedar top, a laminated cherry wood body, white binding, and a rosewood fretboard with a 1 3/4" nut. The tuners are chrome and work quite well.
Playability:
I had to lower the action, but that was easily accomplished by shaving the saddle. Now the guitar plays like a dream.
Sound Quality:
If I didn't know that the guitar has a laminated body, I'd swear that it was solid wood. It sounds loud and clear with crisp treble, solid bass, and even tones across the fretboard.
Durability:
I bought this guitar used and it has seen quite a bit of use, but has held up very well. The only caveat is that the cedar top is easily scratched - especially with a satin finish.