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Kevin Kastning - Baritone specs November 2004
  
1. 13-fret D baritone, voiced for low G tuning.
2. Cutaway.
3. Cocobolo back and sides (perfectly quartered; densest possible, vertical and close-grain).
4. Carpathian red spruce top, widest grain possible.
5. Bracing: scalloped, with bass scallop and double-tapered tone bars.
6. Radiused top.
7. 4 soundhole.
8. Slothead.
9. All maple violin purfling.
10. Rosette: all maple violin purfling.
11. Black body binding.
12. Black fingerboard binding, no fingerboard purfling.
13. Side-dot position markers in the fingerboard binding.
14. No pickguard.
15. No fingerboard inlays.
16. New SCGC / Grover 18:1 tuners; nickel w/ ebony buttons.
17. Long scale 28.5"
18. Headstock overlay: cocobolo from back set.
19. SCGC flowerpot inlay in headstock.
20. Unbound peghead.
21. 1 13/16 nut width.
22. Dart and V-neck profile.
23. Bridge spacing = 2 5/16.
24. Bone nut and bridge saddle.
25. 16" fingerboard radius.
26.  Bridge saddle width: 1/8 with saddle angled extra further back on bass side towards pins.
27. 10 bridge saddle tilt.
28. No strap button.
29. No end pin.
30. No center back strip.
31. End graft: cocobolo from back set with same B/W/B maple edge purfle.
32. Heel cap: cocobolo from back set.
33. Satin finish on back of neck.

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