12-string 14-fret Steel String Guitar Bevel luthier christian stoll

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.

archtip acoustic bass bevel fanned frets side soundhole

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.

8 string 5 steel 3 bass fanned frets bevel local woods

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.

tamarinde steel string acoustic guitar luthier christian stoll

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"

moa austalian teak mangium steel string acoustic guitar luthier christian stoll

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"