Built to celebrate 50 years of building guitars, this 000 beauty has back and sides of Spanish Olive wood with Brazilian Rosewood bridge and binding. The face, bracing and blocks are Red Spruce. The neck is Spanish Cedar and the peghead overlay is Brazilian Imbuia. The fingerboard is Ebony. The bridge pins, nut and saddle are Ivory. The inlays are made of Mother of Pearl, Green Snail and Paua, Red and Green Abalones, reconstituted stone and Silver. The bevel on the lower bout provides comfort and the sound port acts as a built in monitor. The pick guard is Clear Acetate and the tuners are Waverly. This beauty has remarkable tone and volume for a small bodied guitar; a truly lovely instrument in every way.
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This "D" size guitar is made of Cuban Mahogany with a Red Spruce face. The inlay on the head stock pictures a silhouette of a bear walking in the mountains in the evening. The inlay is made of different types of woods, the moon is made of Mother of Pearl and the stars are made of Silver wire. At the 12th fret is an engraved Mother of Pearl plaque celebrating the 18th annual Kaufman Kamp. This guitar will be given away as a door prize at the Steve Kaufman Acoustic Kamp in Maryville, Tennessee in June 2013, second week. http://www.flatpik.com/Steve-Kaufman-Acoustic-Kamp
This banjo is Ken's interpretation of a circa 1900 Presentation Banjo. The neck is made from Walnut. The neck and bowl are trimmed with Bloodwood. The fingerboard is Ebony and The peghead overlay is Brazilian Rosewood. The nut is Ivory. The inlays are made from engraved Gold Mother of Pearl.
A soprano harp ukulele, made with Koa back, sides and face. This ukulele has Ebony fingerboard and Brazilian Rosewood trim and peghead overlays. The necks are made of Spanish Cedar. The nuts and saddles are Ivory. It has all geared tuners. Inlays of Abalone and Green Snail. We have this beautiful instrument on consignment from the original owner.
The back, sides, bridge and peghead overlay of this guitar are of Florida Rosewood, an invasive species, which in this instance was harvested by Hurricane Charley. The binding is curly Maple. The face is of Deadhead Cypress from the swamps near Blountstown, Florida. The neck is Cuban Mahogany from South Florida and the fingerboard is Ebony. The nut, saddle and pins are Bone with Abalone dots. The sound hole rosette and inlays are of Paula Abalone, Green Abalone and Koa, the pick guard is Clear Acetate. The nut is 1 3/4", the string spacing at the bridge is 2 1/4" and the string length is 635mm (25"). This guitar is completed with Nickel Schaller tuners and a Cedar Creek Custom case .
Black Brazilian Rosewood back and sides; Adirondack Spruce top and braces; Mahogany neck with adjustable truss rod and graphite reinforcement; Black Brazilian Rosewood bridge and peghead overlay; Green snail rosette; Fossil Ivory nut, saddle, end pin and bridge pins (the pins and fretboard have pearl dots with gold rings); the Osprey inlay is made of green snail and black pearl; the feather inlay if of white and black mother of pearl; Italian celluloid pickguard; gold mini Schaller tuning machines with MOP buttons; "Pick-Up-the-World" #54 pickup; strap button installed on the underside of the neck heel.
This guitar is available through Cotten Music at their website.
The Aztec Mandolin has back, sides and neck of Curly Maple with a little sunburst around the edges. The neck has internal graphite reinforcements and is joined to the body with a dovetail joint. The face and internal bracings are Adirondack (Red) Spruce. The binding is Brazilian Rosewood, as are the bridge and head plate. The internal linings are unkerffed Cypress. The fingerboard is ebony. The scale is 13 7/8" and the width at the nut is 1 3/16". The inlays are of Abalone and Mother of Pearl. The instrument is fininished with oil varnish. It is equipped with a Hamlett tail piece and gold Schaller tuners with Mother of Pearl buttons. It comes with a Cedar Creek Custom Case. It is loud and it cuts with a bluegrass edge. $4,500
The back and sides are Curly Mahogany. The head plate bridge and trim work are of Brazilian Rosewood. The face and internal bracing are of Adirondack (Red) Spruce. The neck is of Mahogany and has an internal adjustable truss rod. The neck is joined to the body with a dovetail joint. The fingerboard is Ebony with a 1 ¾ inch nut and a 645 mm (25.4 inch) scale. The "D" shape body has a 15 ¾ inch wide lower bout. The nut and saddle are of Ivory. The bridge and strap pins are of Buffalo Horn with Paua Abalone dots. The sound hole rosette is of Koa. The maple leaf inlays are of Paua Abalone. The instrument is finished with oil varnish, and has a celluloid pick guard. The tuners are Nickel Schallers. The guitar comes with a Cedar Creek Custom Case.
This mandolin has back, sides and pedhead overlays of Koa. The face and internal bracing are of Adirondack Spruce. The neck is Mahogany with Graphite reinforcement. The internal linings are Florida Cypress and the binding is Curly Maple. The inlays are of Red Abalone, Green Abalone and Mother of Pearl. The bridge is Brazilian Rosewood and the fingerboard is Ebony. The mandolin is equipped with a gold Hamlett tailpiece and gold Schaller tuners with Mother of Pearl Buttons. The custom case is from Cedar Creek.
The back and sides of this guitar are made of Rosewood, as is the trim. The neck is graphite reinforced and the neck and internal lining are made of Spanish Cedar. The face and all of the internal bracing is made of Red Spruce. The bridge and headplate are of Brazilian Rosewood. The fingerboard is of Ebony and the nut, bridge tie plate and saddle are made of Fossil Ivory. The sound hole rosette is individually hand made. The tuners are Deluxe Gotoh with Ivroid buttons. This guitar comes with a hard shell case.
The back, sides, bridge and headplate on this guitar are of matching rare Black Brazilian Rosewood. The neck is made of Spanish Cedar and has a graphite reinforcement. The internal linings are also Spanish Cedar. The face and all internal bracings are made of Red Spruce. The fingerboard is ebony; the nut, saddle and bridge tie plate are of Fossil Ivory. The tuners are Deluxe Gotoh with Ivroid Buttons. This guitar comes with a TKL hardshell case.
The perfect touch for your ceremony!
This beautiful blonde instrument is made of solid American Holly, the only naturally white wood. Holly is used for the face, back, sides, neck, fingerboard and bridge. The trim work around the body, fingerboard and sound hole is Curly Maple. The interior bracing and blocks are of Adirondack (Red) Spruce, the linings are of Cypress. The inlays are of Green Snail, White and Gold Mother of Pearl and Red Abalone. The nut is made of Mother of Pearl and the saddle is of Ivory. The ukulele is finished with Oil Varnish which gives the Holly a rich Ivory color. This ukulele comes with Deluxe Gold Gotoh tuners and a hardshell case. We are currently out of stock but we are accepting custom orders.