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This is one of my hand-made custom-stock solid through-neck body "Lightning Bolt Jerry Garcia Tribute guitars" (B10-09) .Set up similar to Cripe's original.
The figured hardwoods used are handpicked for tone and figure with no color or stain added. I used a similar method of construction as the late Cripe except for the volute, which is hand carved. Cripe glued the entire headstock to the neck. Mine is one piece. It includes a new hardshell case. Check the details to the right. Email me with any questions.

Cocobolo lightning bolt cap is included (not shown).

NOTE: I have not drilled the strap button holes, as some players prefer them to be at the end/edge of the body and others as the original on the horn end and butt. I will drill those upon purchase. I have not dressed the fingerboard. Again, this will be done after purchase as some players prefer flat or round crowning on the frets and a dark penetrating stain on the rosewood fingerboard.


U.S. insured shipping is $ 50.00 U.S. Please contact me for international shipping rates.
 

Note: Fingerboard has not been cleaned, stained or dressed. I will do this after purchase. Customer has a choice between flat  or crowned fret shape

* Necktexas oak, honduran mahog.,
   purpleheart, hand carved volute, thru-neck,
   purpleheart back and cocobolo top
* Neck Dimensions: 25 scale, 4.3cm at nut,
   5.7 at end 12
radius, med "C"-rounded
,
   24 Fret: med. jumbo on rose-
   wood, graphtech nut and brass
   truss cover over two-way adjustable trussrod

* Body: Purpleheart back, makore core,
   maple, 1/2" book-matched-carved cocobolo
   top

* Cap: (not shown)
cocobolo, abalone ring,
   mop lightning bolt
--added below
* Pickups:
custom similar to Super 2s in every way,
   balanced, hand-made brass PU ring
  
or super-2s
* Electr: 2 Tone, 1 Vol (up/down sw.), 5-way switch,
    balanced coil tapped 3 x on/on switches
    added LP bridge/neck combination on volume switch

* Bridge:  3-way adjustable roller bridge
* Tail:  thru-ferrules
  Ball valute at headstock for extreme comfort
* Inlays: Irwin style mop, black
    side-position markers

* Tuners: Sealed/gold

* Construction: Hippi sandwich--no paper veneers
* Sound: Warm/mids/highs
* Weight: Medium 9 pounds
* Sound: Incredible

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