Timber Honduras Rosewood. Grain aligned with Ebony fillets on laminated necks
Truss rod Two way
Scale length 711mm (28") 24 frets
Nut width 56mm
Fingerboard and headstock overlay Ebony
Binding Ivoroid or Black
Fretwire Dunlop 6100 jumbo
Timber Swamp Ash 40mm thick depending on weight
Top 2mm Ebony
Binding Ivoroid or Black
Pickups available Choice of Bare Knuckle, Haeussel and Lundgren
Bridge ABM single string bridge
Bridge spacing 10.5mm (contemporary Fender)
Machine heads Sperzel locking machineheads

An approach to the design difficulties associated with extended range. In 2004, without pickup or hardware availability, the entire instrument was custom designed and made from first principles, including developing a balanced string set, something totally unavailable at the time.