Flat Top Guitars


Flat Top Guitars

All my flat top acoustic guitars feature hand split and carved bracing, and hand carved necks built to customer specs. I am open to experimenting with wood species in this realm, and greatly encourage sourcing domestic materials. 

  • Top - Stika, Englemann, Lutz or Eastern White Spruce, Red Cedar
  • Back, Sides & Neck - Eastern Hard Maple, Black Walnut, Honduran Mahogany (from 100 year old billets), East Indian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard - Rosewood, Ebony, English Black Oak or Black Walnut
  • Scale - 25”, 24” & 22.75”
  • Fingerboard Radius - 20”, 16” or 12”
  • Body Sizes - 12”, 15” (with or without cutaway) & 16” offset tear drop cutaway
  • Body Depth - 3 3/4” to 4 3/4”
  • Machine Heads - Kluson Waffleback, Gotoh open back, Gotoh Stealth or Rubner
  • Dual Action Truss Rod
  • Adjustable Wedge Bridge & Laminated bend tailpiece or Traditional Pin Bridge
  • Bolt on w/ Mortise and Tenon or Dovetail
  • Oval hole or Round sound hole

There are many customs options available. Please contact me to find out more.