with back and sides of Spalted Mango (Mangifera indica). Spalted Mango impresses by its visual appearance. The irregular light gray and brown wood is crisscrossed with dark brown and orange, more or less wild, figures. This striking coloration is caused by a fungus, which operates in the timber until its work is stopped by the ...continue reading "Steelstring Guitar Ambition Mango"
The search for alternatives to Rosewood has led us some time ago to Indian Silver Oak. This eye candy sounds softer than Rosewood.
As an alternative to Rosewood we like to introduce Indian Laurel. It varies from light to dark brown with even darker stripes that may tend to black and is very similar to Rosewood.
We usually build twelve-string guitars with a neck transition on the 12th fret. This is partly due to the 12 tuners to avoid top-heaviness, on the other hand, this also serves the sound optimisation, since especially with 12-string guitars the focus is on chorus-like sound.
However, our customer wanted a neck transition on the 14th fret, a challenge that we of course accepted.
Charming Acoustic Bass We have built a custom with a completely new appearance. Based on the shape of our steel string guitar IQ, a bass with a very special charm has been created. Archtop, F-holes, tailpiece , bevel, side sound hole, fanned frets and semi-fretted fingerboard are the unusual components of this successful new creation.
IQ 4-string Acoustic Bass with Bevel and Fanned Frets, no Rosewood. Comfortable Playing guaranteed.
Spalted Tamarind belongs to the most exciting wood for guitar building.
Soloist classical guitar with Fanned Frets. Comfortable playability, cathedral-like tone ...
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