Hanika 52 AF

£849.00 incl. VAT where applicable

From Hanika’s “Recital Class”, the 52AF has a spruce soundboard and deep-flamed golden-brown maple back and sides. It is particularly popular for players with an eclectic repertoire as it suits a jazz style as much as it does a classical one.

Bourree and Lagrima. Guitarist Stephen Yates

For the standard  Hanika 52 AF, just click ADD TO BASKET below. If you want to add some custom options you can choose from the selection below and the guitar can be built as a special order. The guitar is sold without a case and you will see a  range of case options when you view your basket/cart.

Non Standard to Special Order. More info on neck profiles
Non-standard to Special Order. More information on Scale Length
Non-standard to Special Order. More information on fingerboards.
Left handed to special order. More information on left-handed guitars.
Available to special order. More information on pickups.
All guitars are inspected and played before dispatch. If you want specific string action we will be happy to do this for you free of charge
Non-standard to Special Order. More Information on Neck Width.
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“It is a beautiful guitar and sounds and plays simply amazingly!” Dan

“…the guitar is beautiful. Lovely action…other band members remarked on the depth and clarity of the AF 52”

Soundboard High quality Spruce
Soundboard bracing 5-fold, asymmetrical, flat
Back and sides High quality Maple
Neck Cedar reinforced with African Blackwood
Fingerboard African Blackwood
Fret dots At positions 5 and 7
Soundhole rosette Makassar
Soundboard binding Fibre
Back binding [none]
Front head plate Ebony
Back head plate Indian Rosewood
Bridge Indian Rosewood
Nut and saddle material Bone
Saddle design Rearward sloping saddle to maintain intonation at different string action settings
Tuners / Machines heads Rubner R2
Soundboard finish HE matt finish
Body finish HE high-gloss finish
Country of origin Germany
Case / bag Optional extra

The maker reserves the right to change specification without notice

Scale 650mm
Neck/Fingerboard width at nut 52mm
String spacing at nut 42mm
String spacing at bridge 59mm
Neck/Fingerboard width at 12th fret 62mm
Neck profile D-1mm
Number of frets 20
Overall length 1006mm
Body Length 486mm
Body depth at heel 95mm
Body depth at base 102mm
Width upper bout 288mm
Width lower bout 365mm
Width at waist 238mm
Weight 1.6kg

PLEASE NOTE: All measurements above are taken from a single guitar and because wood is a natural material they will very slightly from design specifications.

What customers have said –

“It’s better than expected! – the finish is very good and the tone is very bright and modern sounding” Doug Smith

“…Perfect … Well balanced … Love it … Superb sound … ”

“Absolutely delighted” Wayne Chappell