As a tribute to their 130 year heritage, Washburn is bringing back recreations of some of its early 20th century acoustics.  UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd is pleased to announce immediate availability of the Washburn Solo Deluxe Series from 1937.


The Washburn Solo Deluxe WSD5240S features a Solid Sitka Spruce top, Rosewood back and sides and a period-correct 'Grand Auditorium' body shape.  The WSD5240S has a 25.5” scale length, quarter-sawn scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing and is available in Natural and Tobacco Sunburst finishes.

USM WSD5240SK 560

Photo above: Washburn WSD5240S in Natural (click for hi-res version)


Photo above: Washburn WSD5240S in Tobacco Sunburst (click for hi-res version)


  • Gloss finish
  • Grand Auditorium Bioy Shape
  • Solid Sitka Spruce Top
  • Rosewood Back & Sides
  • Satin Mahogany Neck with 2 way Trussrod
  • Rosewood Fretboard (20 frets)
  • Quater Sawn Scalloped Sitka Spruce Bracing
  • 25.5” Scale Length
  • Dot Inlays
  • Cream Multi-Lam Binding
  • 43mm Nut Width
  • Herringbone Rosette
  • Rosewood Bridge
  • Bone Nut & Saddle
  • Grover Gold Open Gear Tuners
  • D’addario Strings

 Pricing and Availability

The Washburn WSD5240S is available now at £429 RRP inc VAT in Natural and Tobacco Sunburst finishes.