F-15 F-25 F-35 F-45 F-55-12 F-65 F-75 F-80-12 F-85 F-95 F-115
F35 - 1972

Dreadnought size guitar with full bodied sound. Select Obankole wood sides and back finish in Walnut shade. Spruce top with eight piece binding. Satin finish mahogany neck with Rosewood fingerboard and adjustable truss rod. Individual enclosed machine heads.

Body
Top - Spruce
Sides & Back - Obankole Wood
Binding - 8 Piece Dark
Bridge - Pin type
Neck
Material - Satin Finish Mahogany
Fingerboard - Rosewood
No of Frets - 20
Neck Width at Nut - 1 1/16 inch
Scale - 25½ inch
Neck joins body at  - 14th Fret
Size
Length - 40¾ inches
Width - 16 inches
Depth - 4 7/8 inches

F-35 1973

The Dreadnought size guitar. Rich, full-bodied sound. Top of natural finish Spruce. Sides and back of select Obankole wood in walnut finish. Eight piece dark binding and pin type bridge. Neck of satin finish Mahogany with Rosewood fingerboard and adjustable truss rod. Individually enclosed machine heads. 20 frets; 25½ inch scale. 40¾ inches long, 16 inches wide, 4 7/8 inches deep.

F-35 1975

The Dreadnought size guitar. Rich, full-bodied sound. Top of natural finish Spruce. Sides and back of select Obankole wood in walnut finish. Tortoise shell binding and pin type bridge. Marquetry stripe on back. Neck of satin finish Mahogany with Rosewood fingerboard and adjustable truss rod. Individually enclosed machine heads. 20 frets; 25½ inch scale. 40¾ inches long, 16 inches wide, 4 7/8 inches deep.

F-35 1976

The Dreadnought size guitar. Rich, full-bodied sound. Top of natural finish Spruce. Sides and back of select Obankole wood in walnut finish. Tortoise shell binding and pin type bridge. Marquetry stripe on back. Neck of satin finish Mahogany with Rosewood fingerboard and adjustable truss rod. Individually enclosed machine heads. 20 frets; 25½ inch scale. 40¾ inches long, 16 inches wide, 4 7/8 inches deep.

F-35 Specification change

In 1975 a tortoise shell binding and a Marquetry stripe on the back was added.
From 1979 back & sides changed from Obankole to Mahogany

F-35 1979 Specification change

The Dreadnought size guitar produces a rich full-bodied tone. The Spruce top features multiple strip binding. The sides are Mahogany, and the two-piece Mahogany back is highlighted by a wood Marquetry stripe. The adjustable Mahogany neck features Rosewood fingerboard and individual enclosed machine heads. Scale length: 25½ inch scale. Size 40½ inches length, 15¾ inches width, 4¾ inches depth.

Year of manufacture
Recommended retail price US $
1970
 
1971
 
1972
99.50    Obankole back & sides
1973
129.50        “                    “
1974
140.00        “                    “
1975
140.00        “                    “ 
1976
145.00        “                    “
1977
160.00        “                    “
1978
199.00        “                    “
1979
215.00   Mahogany back & sides
1980
235.00        “                    “
The F-Series - F-35