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15_detail_220w

An excellent choice for those guitarists who are used to smaller body and who may want to amplify their sound beyond the capability of a typical 17″ archtop. more info...

16_detail_220w

This guitar has similar body dimensions to the classic ES175. It is however fully carved and not over-built like many factory guitars. It has enough acoustic power to hear comfortably at home and it has good tolerance to feedback on a gig. more info...

17_detail_220w

This design has been carefully refined and modified since 2007. It has a full-bodied sound which rivals heavier built archtops. more info...

17.5_detail_220w

While this guitar is just 0.5″ wider at the lower bout, it is also wider at the waist. The large vibrating area of the soundboard produces a strong responsive bass and loud acoustic volume. more info...

 

 

 

 

Other Models

tele body

This is a one-off tele-style guitar with some unusual features. The body is soft pine and the neck is the finest quarter sawn Sitka spruce... more info...

parlor

This parlor guitar combines features of classic Gibson 'OO' and Martin 'OM' guitars. It was built extra light and has an extremely big sound for the body size. more info...