This is the guitar that features in the first full build we filmed, all 15 videos are viewable on our YouTube account or through the video tab above.. the first is at the bottom of this page, just to get you started!
This series of videos follows Ben Crowe of Crimson Guitars through the entire process of building a custom guitar, from the raw timber to applying lacquer and stringing up the new guitar for the first time. Over two hours of footage showing a broad overview of each process with commentary and tips from Ben throughout, whether you are interested in learning how to build a guitar yourself or just wonder exactly what goes into making a bespoke guitar this is the series for you.
|padouk body wings||multi-laminate mahogany and wenge neck||locking sperzel tuners||bareknuckle nailbomb humbuckers, covered|
|carved bubinga top, bookmatched||through neck design||gotoh wrap around bridge||single coil-tapped (push/pull) volume pot and one tone pot|
|high gloss lacquer finish||ebony fretboard||gold hardware finish||three way selector toggle|
|all access neck to body carve||22 medium jumbo frets||pickups direct mounted to body||cts pots and switchcraft switch and jack socket|
|ergonomic body carving throughout||compound fretboard radius||dual action truss rod|
|635mm scale length|