Vantage VA-50-LCE

 

The VA line is the successor line of the older VA guitars (1979 – 1982/83).

In the cataloge it says its size is “taille folk – pan coupe” mening it’s “folk size” = smaller then a jumbo or a dreadnought – and a cutaway.

Specifications Data

Name L –
C – cutaway
E – electric
Body Solide German Spurce top.
Ashwood back and sides.
Bodydimmention 101 x 118,5 x 70 mm
Bodystyle Vantage Full-Sonic arched back.
Soundhole Oval.
Neck Nato wood.
Fingerboard Indian Rosewood that reaches into the soundhole to provide two frets more for the B and the E string (only).
Scale length 24-1/4 inches
Number of frets 22 frets + 2
Bridge Indian Rosewood.
Saddle Offset Compensation saddle.
Pickup .
Controls 1 Volum
1 Tone
Tuners Chrome plated – GS 38.
Finishes Antique tobacco burst.
In production from 1982

Sources:

Catalog 1982


Pictures:
(The guitars may have been modified by it’s owners over the years…)