Guitar Grades

Each model is available in Deluxe, Limited or Custom grades and with any desired combination of top and back and side materials.

ALL of our guitars feature superb quality in materials and construction; curly maple binding, eight-ply top purfling, delicate three-ply mitered purfling on back and sides, nickel Waverly tuners, abalone rosette, backstripe, headstock logo and fingerboard inlays, and TKL American Vintage Series hard-shell case.

Deluxe Grade

A Deluxe guitar builds on the features above, adding:  Paua abalone rosette and backstripe, and curly maple heelgrafts.

Limited Grade

Limited guitars add gold Waverly tuners, the intricate #7 inlay pattern  as well as colorful Paua abalone top perimeter to the Deluxe package detailed above. 


We frequently build guitars which fall outside of the parameters of the above grades. Please inquire about specifics. Illustrated below are some of the options you’ll find listed on the price list page.