Used Waterloo WL-JK Deluxe “Jumbo King” (2016)

Used Waterloo WL-JK Deluxe “Jumbo King” (2016)

Sitka Spruce & Mahogany
1-3/4" Nut • 25-1/2" Scale

Regular price $1,895 Sale Serial WL1090

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Waterloo WL-JK Dlx acoustic guitar in near-mint condition.

Solid spruce top with semi-gloss finish. Solid mahogany back and sides with open-pore matte finish.

Big V-shape neck.

1-3/4" nut with 25-1/2" scale.

Big, bright, punchy sound. Plays beautifully.

This model features X-bracing and an adjustable truss rod.

Guitar is in excellent shape with no nicks, dings, or scratches. It was purchased new from us and the previous owner only had it for several months before trading it in for a smaller Waterloo guitar.

Includes hardshell case with "Waterloo" plaque.

Waterloo's Description

Full-bodied in both tone and stature, the aptly nicknamed "Jumbo King” is the largest size offering in the Waterloo line and a modern day tribute to jumbo-sized guitars of the early 1940s.

Originally manufactured by Regal for the mail-order enterprise Montgomery Ward, this slope-shoulder body size was designed to provide performers of the era with enough volume and power for professional radio work. The WL-JK accomplishes this and more by employing a full five-inch body depth and a slightly narrow waist to enhance both the bass and treble response.

The WL-JK is available in a minimally appointed “standard” version as well as a “deluxe” version featuring added bindings, true-to-era "valve cover" tuners, and a full-body sunburst finish.

Both models utilize vintage inspired x-bracing and prominent v-shaped necks with fully adjustable truss rods, and are also available with optional East Indian rosewood back and sides.

All Waterloo models are handmade in Austin, Texas.

Body Width: 15 3/4"
Body Length: 19 1/2"
Body Depth: 5"
Scale Length: 25 1/2"
Nut Width: 1 3/4"
Saddle Spacing: 2 3/8"
Recommended Strings: D'Addario EJ17 (.013"-.056")
Body SizeJumbo
Top WoodSitka Spruce
Back & SidesMahogany
FingerboardIndian Rosewood
Nut Width1-3/4"
Scale Length25-1/2"
String Spacing2-3/8"
Neck ProfileModerate V
CaseOriginal Hardshell Case