She has a ton of sustain in her baritone voice when plugged in. The pickup helps a lot. With the pressed paper top it is quiet, good thing, it sucks accoustically.
Still a fun player.

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Comment by Southern Ray on March 4, 2024 at 3:47pm

Thank you mcuh, Order99.

Comment by Southern Ray on February 28, 2024 at 8:21am

Thank you Uncle John and T-Gripped for the "Likes"!

Comment by Southern Ray on February 19, 2024 at 5:33pm
The cigar shop guy told me it was wood when I bought it. I doubted that, but t was slim pickins when I got this one, so I tried it. I have toyed with the idea of trading the lid for a maple ply one, but this is only about my sixth build and am reluctant to change it that drastically
Comment by Southern Ray on February 18, 2024 at 1:36pm

 I thought so too. 

Comment by BrianQ. on February 18, 2024 at 1:30pm

You can tell by tapping with a fingernail if they’re wood or not, hollow sound (wood) abrupt  thud (paper)? 

Comment by Southern Ray on February 18, 2024 at 1:08pm

 Hi Brian,

 My first Partagas was all wood as well. 

 When I cut the notch for the neck in this one, I noticed the sides are wood ply but when I cut the hole for the top, it was made of a bluish grey press paper. (Cost-saving measure?) Bottom and sides are all plywood.

 I hope you aren't unknowingly sitting on some of the paper topped ones... I had two for awhile before I realized it. The cigar guy still denies they are made of paper. Wish I had saved the cut out pieces.

Comment by BrianQ. on February 18, 2024 at 11:53am

I have a few of those, but mine are all wood?

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