FKV - Naked Venus Cut/Electro inc Gigbag

$699.00
Out of 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
"Very pleased"

Jon 
United Kingdom
on 14/04/2020
"Very well made, sound absolutely beautiful, feels very good to play "

Aaron 
United Kingdom
on 13/04/2020
"Gorgeous, resonant and well-built guitar delivered with a QA issue - possibly a miscut nut causing severe string buzz on the open E string"

Ryan 
United Kingdom
on 26/03/2020
"Really good build quality. Great to have a left handed choice of quality guitar for at this price! The sound is excellent with great intonation all along the neck. Would highly recommend Faith guitars to others."

Phil 
United Kingdom
on 06/04/2020
"I love that it is naked and you can feel the grain of the wood. The sound and the ease of playing it is fantastic"

Russell 
United Kingdom
on 13/03/2020
"Very nice neck profile and low action without any string buzz. Lovely tone, especially mid range. Particularly nice for finger picking."

Joe 
Ireland
on 07/03/2020
"It has a very crisp sound and amazing acoustics. Best guitar I?ve ever played "

Sarah 
United States of America
on 14/02/2020
"Sehr guter Klang, gute Verarbeitung "

Dieter  
Germany
on 26/02/2020
"Love it! Pleasure to play!"

Alyson 
Switzerland
on 15/02/2020
"Beautiful guitar - just need to learn how to play it."

Andy 
United Kingdom
on 03/02/2020
"It's my first acoustic guitar to buy, bought it from my guitar teacher so he recommended it for me.Its a short guitar, nice & light, has a lovely neck feel & the sound is brilliant from it. Hope to do it justice now."

Colin 
Ireland
on 10/02/2020
"Lovely guitar"

Matthew 
United Kingdom
on 07/02/2020
"So far so good. Little worried about keeping it clean but beautiful piece of craftsmanship"

Matthew 
United Kingdom
on 07/02/2020
"OK so far. I believe that it had been on display in the store for a while. The strings seem tarnished and the sound dull compared with my Freshman acoustic but a restring should sort this. "

Donald 
United Kingdom
on 04/02/2020
"Beautiful instrument - let's see how I get on with it"

Andy 
United Kingdom
on 03/02/2020
"Love it"

David 
United Kingdom
on 23/01/2020
"I've only had a feww hours, need to test it out yet."

Chris 
United Kingdom
on 20/01/2020
"Played Yamaha and Epiphone guitars in store and then tried my new Faith. It was just so easy to play and sounded so clear, bright, and mellow all at the same time! "

Trevor 
United Kingdom
on 13/01/2020
"Beautiful tone"

Ralph 
United Kingdom
on 10/12/2019
"A little early to say a lot, but after trying out a few other guitars in store and for the budget, its absolutely brilliant, really crisp clean tone. great finish and construction. really pleased so far..."

Yan 
United Kingdom
on 27/12/2019
"Sounds incredible plugged in and very easy to play too! "

Chris 
United Kingdom
on 24/11/2019
"Sounds great so far. Minor nick on the top but it's no big deal. Really like the bright sound!"

Anas 
United Kingdom
on 03/12/2019
"Amazing. Set up incredible. Bit bright for me, should have got the cedar top."

Ian 
United Kingdom
on 10/10/2019
"Blown away, purchased on a trip to the UK, never heard of Faith until visiting Foulds Guitars in Derby. Came back to the US and was actually purchasing another 12 string and the owner suggested this one over the phone. I went ahead and spent the extra money and so glad I did. Best sounding guitar in my lot of acoustics. Unbelievable tone, stays in tune and the electronics are fantastic. Can't say enough about this guitar."

Damian 
United States
on 23/10/2019
"I love it has a great tone to it and the size is perfect for me"

Adam 
United Kingdom
on 21/11/2019
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