Saturday, April 05, 2014

A-2 Carpathian spruce / cocobolo






















25.6" scale
1 3/4" nut width
2 1/4" bridge string spacing
Carpathian spruce top
"Church bell" old growth cocobolo back & sides
Honduran mahogany neck
Ebony fretboard & bridge
Ebony bindings
Cocobolo headplates
Amboyna burl rosette, end wedge and heel cap
Ebony/cocobolo/curly maple purflings & back strip
Waverly nickel tuners w/ ebony buttons

Monday, March 31, 2014

A-2c Carpathian spruce / Madagascar rosewood























25.6" scale
1 3/4" nut width
 2 5/16" bridge string spacing
Carpathian spruce top
Madagascar rosewood back & sides
Honduran mahogany neck
Ebony fretboard and bridge
Ebony bindings
Buckeye burl rosette rings & back centre strip
Buckeye burl end wedge & heel cap
Ebony/buckeye burl headplate
Ebony backplate
Buckeye burl pickguard & truss rod cover
White pearl side dots
Ebony bridge pins w/ white pearl dots
Alessi tuners w/ ebony buttons





Monday, February 03, 2014

A-2 German spruce / Madagascar rosewood
























25.6" scale
1 3/4" nut width
2 5/16" bridge string spacing
German spruce top
Madagascar rosewood back & sides
Honduran mahogany neck
Macassar ebony fingerboard
Ziricote bridge, headplates & heel cap
Buckeye burl rosette, back centre strip & end wedge
Pau rosa & curly maple "arrow" purfling theme
Abalone side and fretboard markers
Ivoroid bindings
Waverly tuners
EVO 43080 fretwire
Bone bridge & end pins w/ abalone dots

Two pieces recorded by Fran├žois Sciortino with this A-2: