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#1508 barnstormer? sc

thinking of coming up with a new name for these barnstormer-shaped guitars that are not barnwood, but haven’t come up with anything yet. this one has a pine body, with a distressed milk paint finish, and a maple neck with … Continue reading

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#1507 sparrowhawk

three pickup version of the sparrowhawk. body~ salvaged quartersawn poplar center block, buckeye wings with salvaged ash tops. neck~ bolt on, hard maple, persimmon fretboard. 3 dismal homespun mini humbuckers. bridge~ 4800 turns per coil, 7.2Kohms. middle~ 4600 turns per … Continue reading

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#1504 barnstormer sc

chambered sassafras body with mildly distressed blue/green milk paint finish. maple neck with black locust fretboard. 22 frets, 25″ scale. compensated bridge/tailpiece combo, hipshot classic tuners. two humbucking pickups, 8k/7k. weighs 7 pounds. $1250 including case and shipping. fangwen@dismalax.com

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#1502 Rusticator SC

quartersawn white oak top on sassafras base, red milk paint finish on back. hard maple neck with black locust fretboard sold

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#1408 Rusticator DC

Double cutaway, set neck version of the Rusticator Top is beech barnwood, on a cucumbertree base. Neck is maple and walnut, with a persimmon fretboard. Pickups are my own homespun humbuckers; bridge 8k; neck 7k Schroeder wraparound bridge/tailpiece. Grover tuners … Continue reading

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#1405 Barnstormer redesign

So, here is the newly redesigned Barnstormer. Most of the older ones had a single cutaway, and set neck~ The new ones have a double asymmetric cutaway, and a bolt on neck. The body is made from salvaged barn rafter … Continue reading

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#1404 Sparrowhawk #3

This is the third Sparrowhawk, and a little different from the first two. The wing faces are cut from pieces of an old door, and retain the original green paint. They are laminated onto butternut backs, and flank a yellow … Continue reading

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#1403 Rusticator redesign

I have been in the process, yet again, of redesigning all my stuff. I haven’t done a Rusticator in a long time, so it seemed like a good place to start. Here are a couple of the early ones~ And … Continue reading

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#1311 Sparrowhawk #1

This is the first of a batch I will be building for sale through DestroyAllGuitars I made the prototype, called simply “The Hawk” earlier this year. The new version has a bolt on neck with my new headstock, but is … Continue reading

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#1304 Muleskinner SC-2

Top: Three piece salvaged ash Back: One piece cucumbertree, moderately distressed Neck: Black walnut, with persimmon fretboard, compensated nut Pickups: Dismal homespun bridge~ Tele style, Alnico 2, 9000 turns, 7k ohms neck~ P90/Jazzmaster hybrid, alnico 5 polepieces, 7500 turns 42awg, … Continue reading

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