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NX

Based on the first concept prototypes with the original specifications, the Original can be deemed the model that started a revolution in modern guitar design and takes the electric guitar into the 21st century. Exceptionally light in weight and scientifically engineered for comfort and to reduce tension in your arms, the Original NX models feature a chambered Sassafras body with solid Maple top and premium grade Flame Maple or Quilted Maple veneer and a Maple neck and Birdseye Maple fretboard to produce a lively acoustic resonance you can feel in your hands and against your body.

The individual bridge pieces machined out of aircraft-grade aluminum play a vital role in the Boden’s unique acoustic character – clear, organic, and balanced with a fast and articulate pick attack. The new Rev 7 hardware bridge pieces feature a self-locking mechanism for the saddles for improved robustness and tone transfer as well as quick and easy string action adjustments.

The unique hardware coupled with the Sassafras and Maple woods combines to provide a sound that is at once warm and woody as well as tight and punchy and which is amazingly responsive to the most minute subtleties of your touch. You will hear details in your playing that you have not heard before and which you can shape to bring out all the individual characteristics of your unique playing style.

Electronics-wise, Original NX models are equipped with the Suhr passive pickups (SSH+ in the bridge and SSV in the neck) for the 6-string model and the Fishman active pickups (the Fluence Modern ceramic in the bridge and the alnico in the neck) for the 7- and 8-string models to deliver the natural acoustic characteristics of the guitar faithfully and powerfully to your favorite amplification systems while offering the sonic flexibility to suit virtually all musical genres and playing styles.

Boden Original NX Specs

Original NX 6

  • Chambered Sassafras body
  • Maple top with Flame or Quilted Maple veneer
  • New neck heel carve and arm cut
  • Maple with 5-ply CF reinforcement
  • Birdseye Maple fretboard
  • 25”–25.5” scale length
  • 24 Jescar stainless steel frets
  • Suhr SSH+ & SSV passive pickups
  • New .strandberg* EGS Rev7 fixed bridge
  • New EGS Rev7 string lock and knobs
  • Available in Charcoal Black or Autumn Red
  • Venture Gig Bag

All specifications subject to change without prior notice

Original NX 7 & 8

  • Chambered Sassafras body
  • Maple top with Flame or Quilted Maple veneer
  • New neck heel carve and arm cut
  • Maple with 9-ply CF reinforcement
  • Birdseye Maple fretboard
  • 25.5”–26.25” (7), 26.5”–28.0” (8)
  • 24 Jescar stainless steel frets
  • Fishman Fluence Modern pickups
  • New .strandberg* EGS Rev7 fixed bridge
  • New EGS Rev7 string lock and knobs
  • Available in Charcoal Black or Glacier Blue (7)
  • Available in Charcoal Black or Earth Green (8)
  • Venture Gig Bag

All specifications subject to change without prior notice

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