FKV - Naked Venus Cut/Electro inc Gigbag

$699.00
In stock
SKU
FKV
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Electronics

Fishman Pre-Amp / Pickup

This Faith Guitar is fitted with a Fishman Isys-T preamp (named Presys-T from 2019), and sonicore pickup. The output jack is combined with the strap button with a battery box fitted to the base of the guitar. The preamp features a Tuner, a contour button - choosing a flat EQ or a scooped EQ , and a phase button.

The Venus is the now iconic shape that brought Faith Guitars to the consciousness of so many players over the years. The combination of a 15" lower bout and a slimmer depth of body looks to classic OM or Auditorium body-shapes for inspiration, and makes the Venus the perfect compromise. In fact, the Naked Venus was voted 'The UK's Best Acoustic Guitar' at the MIA Music Awards in 2013. 

It is still big enough to deliver a big acoustic performance, yet remains small enough for the player to jump around on stage with no problem

The Spruce top and Mahogany body of each of the Faith Naked instruments is 100% solid tonewood – in keeping with all other Faith series. However, the cosmetics and non-essential dressing has been stripped away, leaving the guitars in their natural, Naked state. Satin finished all over, the tonewood is almost entirely unrestricted in its resonant movement, so the tone delivered is far beyond what is normally expected at this price level

The Naked Venus is equipped with a Fishman Presys1 preamp and sonicore undersaddle pickup. The preamp features a contour EQ, Volume control, Phase button and integrated tuner. 

All Naked guitars are now supplied with a padded Faith Gigbag. 

More Information
Top Wood Solid Engelmann Spruce (2 Stage Satin)
Back Wood Solid Indonesian Mahogany (2 Stage Satin)
Side Wood Solid Indonesian Mahogany (2 Stage Satin)
Binding N/A
Bracing Material Quarter-Sawn Spruce
Bracing Pattern Patrick James Eggle X-Brace Design
Neck Mahogany
Neck Finish Satin
Neck Joint Patrick James Eggle Bolt-On Design
Fingerboard Indonesian Ebony
Fingerboard Radius 16"
Fingerboard Inlays Mother of Pearl 'F' at 12th Fret
Rosette 2mm Abalone
Machine Head Faith Precision Chrome
Trussrod 2 Way
Nut / Saddle NuBone (LC6116)/(LC9110)
Nut Width Nut 43mm / String Spacing 55mm
Bridge Indonesian Ebony
Bridge Pins Ebony with Ablone Dots
Finish Type 2 Stage Satin all over
Preamp / Pickup Fishman Presys1 / Fishman Sonicore
Upper Bout 290mm
Lower Bout 385mm
Depth at Neck 100mm
Depth at Base 115mm
Body Length 490mm
Soundhole Diameter 100mm
Scale Length 645mm
"Absolutely the best acoustic I have ever had!.The quality of sound is exceptional ( unplugged) with clear tones and amazing sustain.The quality of the instrument is excellent with a beautiful finish and perfect action"

Anthony 
United Kingdom
on 25/11/2020
"It is awesome. Great tone and playability. The mahogany looks great too."

Daniel 
United Kingdom
on 30/06/2020
"My first Faith guitar, purchased after extensive research. Absolutely delighted with the smooth tuning and the ease of playing. Tone is fantastic: warm, rich bass with sparking highs, and great sustain. A joy to play, it almost feels alive. Highly recommended."

Nick 
United Kingdom
on 10/11/2020
"Lovely. "

Michael 
United Kingdom
on 30/10/2020
"Great sound, unfortunatelly shape of neck doesnot fit my had ideally"

Jiri 
Czech Republic
on 16/09/2020
"I've only had it for a couple of hours and already I am so impressed, thank you."

Spike 
France
on 03/10/2020
"At the moment, is perfect"

Eugenio 
Spain
on 01/10/2020
"Very good quality instrument for the price. Feels comfortable and has a great rich and balanced tone. "

Paul 
United Kingdom
on 28/09/2020
"Very Impressed I own a Martin D-1GT and a Yamaha APX900 this is my go to practice guitar now
"

Ian 
United Kingdom
on 20/09/2020
"This is my first acoustic and so far it seems to be well built and sounds quite nice."

Bryn 
United Kingdom
on 04/09/2020
"Playability and tone excellent for finger style and pick. Neck perfect fit."

Peter 
United Kingdom
on 13/07/2020
"Most impressed by the sound and build quality. "

Phil 
United Kingdom
on 09/09/2020
"Lovely tone and easy to play. "

Jon 
United Kingdom
on 03/09/2020
"Brilliant "

John 
United Kingdom
on 29/08/2020
"Really nice deep and bright sound acoustic guitar and the Fishman electronics is also nice delivering a balance sound."

Manuel  
United Kingdom
on 08/08/2020
"Love the quality and balance of tone. Beautifully made guitar makes it an absolute pleasure to pick up everyday"

Drew 
United Kingdom
on 10/07/2020
"It's a really good guitar, for the money and in general. Very good quality throughout. Mine had a small faded blemish in the finish but doesn't impact the sound. Good quality gigbag too and good, helpful documents within about care and the instrument specs. "

Mathew 
United Kingdom
on 27/07/2020
"Wonderful sound straight out of the box. First 12 String but extremely easy to play. Beautiful instrument."

Robert 
United Kingdom
on 04/07/2020
"The feel of the guitar is beautiful and the sound is amazing even when I play it and Ive only been learning for a month and a half!"

Lizzie 
United Kingdom
on 04/07/2020
"Great sound and playability....good materials and craftsmanship for the price"

Stephen 
United Kingdom
on 18/06/2020
"very good looking guitar and a great sound !!!!!!"

Craig  
United Kingdom
on 11/06/2020
"Absolutely beautiful guitar. The craftsmanship is evident and it arrives almost ready to play (which is understandable). Just a mild tuning and youre good to go. It resonates beautifully and its an all natural solid wood finish as advertised.

It even smells good ?"

Roberto 
United States of America
on 29/05/2020
"In over 40 years of playing, including professionally I have played most big names and know a great guitar when I pick one up. The Faith Venus hooked me in seconds and inspires every time I play. I will definitely be Keeping the Faith!"

Stephen 
United Kingdom
on 05/06/2020
"Simply incredible. Amazing looks, sound, feel, playability; everything. Especially when you consider the price."

Ben 
United Kingdom
on 20/04/2020
"Very Nice, wish i could afford a blood moon too"

Tony 
United Kingdom
on 21/05/2020
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