Saturn review by Faith

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  • Sound: 10
  • Overall Impression: 10
  • Reliability & Durability: 10
  • Action, Fit & Finish: 8
  • Features: 8
  • Reviewer's score: 9.2 Superb
  • Users' score: 7.7 (15 votes)
Faith: Saturn

Price paid: $ 512.4

Purchased from: Gloucester

Sound — 10
Sounds so good. Tried loads of different 12 strings, but none compared to the Faith for sound and price come to mention it.

Overall Impression — 10
It is perfect for playing Bon Jovi style riffs. Apart from that I mainly play acoustic covers, which it is very well suited to. I have been playing for about 7 years and this along with my Norman 6 string are an essential part of my gigging. If it were stolen or lost, I would definitely buy a Faith guitar again.

Reliability & Durability — 10
I have gigged a few times with this guitar in the past and will do again in the future. I would always have a backup with me, but that is no reflection on the guitar.

Action, Fit & Finish — 8
Guitar had been on the shelf for about a year, as it is not really a known brand. I'm not too bothered about going for the obvious choices and am not influenced by name. Unfortunately, the guitar did need the rod tightening after a string change as the action was slightly raised when the string tension was released, but is sweet as now.

Features — 8
Came with Faith gig bag, a spare set of strings, umpteen picks. Solid top, matt finish without scratch board.

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    a wonderful guitar - beautiful loud tone with plenty of bass and warm treble tones.
    I have the 6 string saturn, same situation, had been layin around a shop 4 ages cos is an unknown brand. Most beautiful sounding acoustic i've ever played or owned