Recording King RM-997-VG Swamp Dog Metal Body Resonator Guitar

Sale price $ 799.99 Regular price $ 1,066.99

  • Bell Brass Body

  • European Recording King Handspun Resonator Cone

  • Distressed Vintage Green

  • Open Gear Tuners

Modeled after the original pre-war resonator guitars, Recording King resonators are some of the foremost metal body guitars on the market. Thanks to traditional bell brass body construction, they deliver incredible projection and classic resonator tone.

The Recording King RM-997-VG features a 9.5" hand-spun European Recording King cone, a mahogany neck and a hard maple bridge. The aged green patina finish is oxidized like it's been played on a swampy porch for years.

From professional artists to beginners, these resonators have made a huge impression on players looking for classic resonator tone and vintage inspiration.

Free shipping within the continental US!


Model #: RR-997-VG
Body: Bell Brass
Resonator Cone: RK Handspun Resonator Cone
Body finish: Distressed Vintage Green
Neck shape: C
Nut width: 1-3/4"
Fingerboard: Revebond
Neck wood: Mahogany
Scale length: 24-7/8"
Number of frets: 19
Neck finish: Satin Brown
Pickup/preamp: No
Headstock overlay: Black
Tuning machines: Open Gear
Bridge: Maple Biscuit
Saddle & nut: Ebony/Maple Saddle; Bone Nut
Number of strings: 6
Special features: RK Handspun Resonator Cone, Distressed Finish