17 Inch excel archtop
17 inch X-braced Archtop with carved top and back.
Lightweight construction for maximum acoustic properties.
Full body depth (3 ¼ “).
Floating humbucker (Lollar Johnny Smith) and Johnny Smith style electrics.
Top: European spruce .
Back and sides: Flamed European maple .
Scale length: 25 inch .
Finish: Vintage blonde, shellac (French polished) .
Executed with George Van Eps style stringdamper (own manufacture).
16 Inch L5
Reproduction of a pre-war L5 with longitudinal tone bars.
Very light and resonant construction.
Top: European spruce.
Back and sides: Lightly flamed European maple.
Scale length: 24 ¾ inch.
Vintage correct wrap-over tailpiece (own manufacture).
Hand stained Cremona Brown sunburst, finished with shellac (French polished) for maximum acoustic properties.
Berten designed Orchestra Model flattop guitar with custom inlay.
Very light construction with scalloped and forward shifted bracing (X-pattern).
Ultimate fingerstyle guitar.
Top: Sitka spruce.
Back and sides: East Indian Rosewood.
Scale length: 25 inch (635mm).
Custom designed Blackbird inlay executed with black mother-of-pearl, gold mother-of-pearl, white mother-of-pearl, ebony and rosewood.
Finish: Shellac (French polished).