Commissions

Build the guitar of your dreams

Custom orders start at $5000, with final cost based on body style, material selection, and specific features. A 50% deposit is needed for me to start work, with balance due at shipment. Free shipping within the continental U.S.  Feel free to contact me for additional details.

Body Styles Available

OS Model

  Body Length: 20.125″

  Depth at Neck: 3.75″

  Upper Bout Width: 11.625″

  Waist: 9.75″

  Lower Bout Width: 16.125″

  Lower Bout Depth: 4.5″

  Scale Length: 25.4″

CS Model

  Body Length: 19.75″

  Depth at Neck: 3.563″

  Upper Bout Width: 11.125″

  Waist: 9.25″

  Lower Bout Width: 15.5″

  Lower Bout Depth: 4.25″

  Scale Length: 24.9″

ES Model

  Body Length: 18.5″

  Depth at Neck: 3.375″

  Upper Bout Width: 10.875″

  Waist: 9.00″

  Lower Bout Width: 14.5″

  Lower Bout Depth: 4.125″

  Scale Length: 24.9″

DS Model

  Body Length: 20.313″

  Depth at Neck: 4.00″

  Upper Bout Width: 12.00″

  Waist: 11.00″

  Lower Bout Width: 16.00″

  Lower Bout Depth: 4.75″

  Scale Length: 25.4″

Standard Features

The following selections are included in the standard $5000 custom guitar price.

Back and sides: Choice of Indian Rosewood, Maple, Mahogany, Walnut, Cherry

Soundboard: Choice of Sitka Spruce, Cedar (all AAA grade)

Neck: Honduras Mahogany

Nut Width: 1 3/4″

Saddle String Spacing: 2 1/4″

Fretboard: Choice of Ebony, Indian Rosewood

Bridge: Choice of Ebony, Indian Rosewood

Binding: Choice of Indian Rosewood, Ebony, Maple with black and white veneer lines

Rosette: Wood ring with veneer borders and contrasting Abalone/MOP accent ring

Headstock Plate Front: Ebony with underlying border veneers

Headstock Plate Back: Matched to back and sides

Heelcap: Matched to back with underlying border veneers

Backstripe: Matched to bindings or omitted as desired

End Graft: Contrasting wood wedge  with borders matching binding

Top Braces: Adirondack Spruce

Back Braces: European Spruce

Body Joint: 12 fret or 14 fret

Tuning Machines: Choice of Gotoh, Schaller, Grover

Fretboard Markers: Front and side marker dots, MOP or Abalone

Bridge Pins: Bone or Ebony, with or without MOP or Abalone center dots

Nut and Saddle: Bone (saddle compensated)

Finish: UV cured polymer

Case: Cedar Creek custom fit hardshell

Optional Features

The following additional custom features are available upon request. Contact me for pricing.

Soundboards – Choice of Sinker/Figured Redwood, Adirondack Spruce, European Spruce, Italian Alpine Spruce, German Spruce, Port Orford Cedar, Carpathian Spruce

Back and Sides – Choice of Amazon Rosewood, Madagascar Rosewood, Macassar Ebony, Lacewood, Ziricote, Figured Koa, Sapele, Brazilian Rosewood and other exotic woods

Binding – Choice of Amazon Rosewood, Madagascar Rosewood, Bloodwood, Padauk, Snakewoood, and other exotic woods

Cutaway – Venetian or Florentine

12 String – any model

Soundport

Armrest Bevel

Fan Fret – multiple scale lengths

Pickup System

Custom Inlay – rosette, headstock, fretboard, endgraft

For examples please visit the gallery.