Purchased in Paris, France! Yes folks it is a Knutsen, but the fingerboard and finish aren’t original. The “dogbone” bridge and the peghead shape are classic Chris Knutsen, and the brass Waverly tuners (with four of the six buttons replaced) pretty much preclude it being a French copy. French Hawaiian guitars don’t look anything like … Continue reading Knutsen circa 1912
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Each of these instruments have been brought to life by Dana.
Some of these were simple setups, while others are completely custom made.
Serial number: FON 328 2 top cracks repaired to protocol One side crack repaired to protocol Top is voiced to A 100% original Custom made arch top TKL hard shell case Call for pricing and shipping
Fully restored Alvarez Dana Scoop 1992 All original with the following upgrades: Finger board fretted with Dunlop 6150 wire. Upgraded pots, Jack and DSR 5 mod. Chip free body and neck. Excellent condition with new HSC Call for additional upgrades and pricing
1963 custom order Everly Brothers J-180 W/ OHSC. 100% original. No wood cracks, some of the usual top finish cracks. Original owner purchased the guitar in 1965 from Zapf’s Music in Philadelphia. We performed restoration maintenance on the instrument on August 23, 2013. It has been set up with medium gauge strings and is ready … Continue reading 1963 custom order Everly Brothers Gibson J-180 W/ OHSC
The Specs: Neck: Dana Carved Vermont maple with African Rosewood. Custom Sperzel locking machines. One piece Alder body Bridge Pick up: D Marzio Humbucker from hell: Same spec as Dana Scoop Pickup Neck Pick up: D Marzio Injector humbucking single coil size. Electronics: DSR5 mid boost