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"
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.
Spalted Tamarind belongs to the most exciting wood for guitar building.
Our popular 12-fret model Ambition Fingerstyle with back and sides made of Wild Cherry. Balanced tone with rather delicate and etheral highs. L. R. Baggs Anthem SL pickup.
Premium nylon string guitar with cutaway. Despite its traditional and classical appearance, this guitar is more suitable for modern playing styles.
Fingerstyle 5+3 8-string edition of our acoustic guitar with five steel strings and three bass strings. Excellent for advanced fingerpicking. Guitar nerds, who do not get enough of the bass range of a conventional steel string guitar, get their money's worth here.
CITES-friendly In search of alternatives to the highly restricted Rosewood we found some really promising wood species. One of this woods is , the other one is Tamarind, which we want to introduce with this post. Rosewood-free As Rosewood is commonly used for fingerboard, bridge and binding and thus also troubles crossing frontiers, we decided ...continue reading "Ambition Spalted Tamarind – Free of Rosewood"
CITES-friendly In search of alternatives to the highly restricted Rosewood we found some really promising wood species. One of this woods is , the other one is Moa, which we'd like to intruduce with this post. Rosewood-free As Rosewood is commonly used for fingerboard, bridge and binding and thus also troubles crossing frontiers, we decided ...continue reading "Ambition Moa (Australian Teak, Mangium) Free of Rosewood"
Intelligence for the Classic Bass As a 6-string and version, the was made at customer's request. IQ means bevel and fanned frets (multiscale fretboard).