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A highly figured Quilted Sapele Olson SJ. This guitar has all the options! Bearclaw Sitka spruce top. Paua top edge with Paua 42 style fingerboard extension. Paua back edge perimeter and center strip. “One of a kind” Snake wood and Paua rosette. Snake wood bindings with Snake wood Paua end wedge . Paua fingerboard and headstock perimeter edging. Full vine inlay on fingerboard and partial vine on headstock front. Sapele peghead back veneer with WBW purfling and ebony edging. All inlay and every aspect of construction performed soley by Jim. Includes “Deluxe” Calton case.
A nicely figured Brazilian SJ cut-away with a European Spruce top. Wide paua rosette. Paua top perimeter edging, back center strip, headstock and end wedge borders. Peacock inlay by Larry Robinson.
Straight grained and nicely figured “Old Growth” Brazilian Rosewood SJ. Master Grade Western Red Cedar top. Brazilian rosewood fingerboard bound in Ebony,with abalone edging and Paua infilled doves inlays. Brazilian rosewood bridge with Paua infilled doves. Brazilian body bindings with Paua bordered end wedge. Paua abalone top edge and back edge perimeter with no backstrip, Brazilian and Paua rosette. Ebony bound Brazilian headstock face with Paua perimeter edging and Paua infilled “O”.
A highly figured Quilted Sapelle SJ. Master Grade Sitka spruce top. Paua abalone top edge perimeter with Paua 42 style fingerboard extension. Paua abalone back center strip. Snake wood and Paua rosette. Snake wood bindings with Paua end wedge borders. Snakewood fingerboard with WBW purflings and ebony bindings. Snakewood bridge. Snakewood headstock face with ebony binding and Paua infilled “O”. Sapelle peghead back veneer with WBW purfling and ebony binding. Ebony heel cap with Snakewood insert. Gold 510 gotoh tuners with ebony buttons and “O” logos.
African Blackwood back and sides. Master Grade Sitka spruce top. Brazilian Rosewood binding, Paua top edge, back center strip with Paua bordered end wedge. “Wide” Paua rosette. Ebony headstock face with Larry Robinson “Tuna” inlays on the fingerboard. Ebony peghead back veneer with WBW purfling. Paua perimeter edging on the headstock. Includes “Deluxe” Calton case.