Kicking off its 2017 product line showcase at The NAMM Show, Oscar Schmidt Guitars introduced two new models for guitar enthusiasts. Below, see the Flag Series Acoustic.
“The introduction of the two new Oscar Schmidt models extends a tradition of fine guitar making that dates back to 1871,” Oscar Schmidt Vice President & General Manager Gil Soucy said today. “Both new models feature the same commitment to craftsmanship, finish, tone, and playability that have made the line a favorite of musicians everywhere for nearly 150 years. We’re excited to make these two new models available to our dealers.”
Leading the way for the iconic guitar brand that has been around since 1871 is the new Oscar Schmidt Flag Guitar (OG10CEFLAG), is quite literally designed to let players fully express their American Patriotism! The model is a concert-sized, cut-away guitar and is a special edition, featuring a graphic of the American flag. The acoustic/electric Flag Guitar includes Barcus Berry 4-band EQ with a built-in tuner and black die-cast tuning machines.
Also available is the new Oscar Schmidt Quarter-Sized (OGQS) steel string guitar that is ideal for youngsters just starting out their musical journey. Building on the tradition of the Oscar Schmidt line of best selling small-sized guitars, this new guitar model features an overall length of 30-inches and body dimensions of 14”L X 10-1/2”W at lower bout X 3-3/4”D. The model’s nut width is 38mm. It features chrome die-cast tuners, a spruce top and mahogany back and sides.