John Moriarty Guitars

16 inch Archtop Electric


15 inch Archtop Electric
17 inch Archtop Electric
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Parlor guitar
Tele Style

16″ Archtop

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.

76mm (3″) body depth
Venetian cutaway
Carved German spruce top*
Carved North American maple back*
Solid maple / mahogany sides
Spruce X brace
laminated maple / mahogany neck
3-ply ABS bindings
2-way adjustable stainless steel truss rod
Ebony fingerboard, 12″ radius, 24.6″ scale, 21 frets
42mm width nut, polished bone
Adjustable bridge with proper string-compensation
One-piece solid ebony tailpiece
Full-size pickup, body mounted (many options available)
Master volume / tone controls, body mounted
Removable pickguard
Wooden control-knobs
Open-back tuners (Hipshot/Waverly tuners)
Gloss lacquer finish
Vintage-style sunburst
Other colours include: warm/pale blonde; deep brown; chestnut brown; violin burst
Solid woods used throughout
Personalised set-up

price: from €5000