RainSong Concert Hybrid OM-Body Acoustic Guitarw/Electronics

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CH-OM1000NS

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The best of all worlds. Designed with the performing artist in mind, the Concert Hybrid series harmoniously blends the best features from all the RainSong lines. The warm and responsive unidirectional Carbon soundboard from the Concert Series, the mellow Carbon/Glass body construction from the Hybrid Series, and the intimate short-scale 12-fret neck. The stunning high-gloss finish on the soundboard is complemented by a visually pleasing satin body and the comfortable playability of a satin neck. Blacked-out appointments give the Concert Hybrid series instruments an understated yet distinctly suave appearance. RainSong's most refined body shape, a unidirectional soundboard, hybrid body construction and a short scale 12-fret neck -- the perfect combination for an intimate instrument with a warm tone and surprising punch.

• Impervious to humidity and temperature variations. No wood used in guitar-construction. No humidifier required.
• RainSong's most refined thin-body (OM).
• 24.9" scale length, 12-frets clear of the body neck for an intimate playability and feel.
• All-Carbon fiber soundboard construction for the signature crystalline RainSong tone. Carbon fiber and glass fiber body construction for a mellower tone and better affordability.
• LR Baggs Stagepro Element electronics.
• Hardshell case.
• Clear Carbon high gloss finished soundboard. Hand-rubbed satin finish on body and neck.

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I recently purchased the Rainsong CH-OM specifically for use while I am working out of town. I work 2 out of three weeks away from home, and besides it playing great (adjustable truss rod allows for preferred set up) and sounding great with DR strings, it?s also a nice feeling knowing that I can leave this guitar in relatiivly poor storage conditions (VERY dry and cold here) which would typically cause concern if I Ieft my Larrivee PV-09, early Epiphone Texan, or any other wooden acoustic in. Sure, there are humidipacks and other in-case humidifier tech out there, but I am very happy with all aspects my recent worry free purchase. I am neither a tone snob or wood expert, but I do know what I like about certain guitars and how they make me feel while playing. It sounds good, plays nicely with others, and certainly raised a lot of eyebrows here. The Rainsong CH-OM fits my playing requirements and I feel good about being able to leave my wooden acoustics at home in a controlled environment. I like my Rainsong enough that I am considering purchasing the parlour version for easier travel (in hind sight, I probably should have purchased the parlor first, but I got too excited when I finally found a 12 fret, OM, cut away impervious to the elements), and leaving the OM at home in the studio, adding a little flavour to the mix. However, the process of producing these types of guitars is still rather expensive, hence the +2k$ price, so I'll probably have to wait a bit. And it comes with a very nice case t'boot. CHEERS
Posted by Lonny on Dec 23, 2017
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