Handmade from the finest select woods and materials

Acoustic Archtop Guitars

by Master Luthier


Tad R. Brown

15″ Archtops



CC Gold


  • Red spruce top
  • Sugar maple back and sides
  • African blackwood appointments
  • All maple bindings
  • Smooth edges with arm & rib contours
  • All wood bridge & saddle
  • Signature f-holes
  • One piece maple neck
  • Stainless steel frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Harmonically tuned tailpiece
  • Charlie Christian pickup with full cobalt magnet harness
  • 15 1/2″ body, 3″ – 3 1/2″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 3/4″ nut
  • Bold rich tone with huge dynamic range
  • Lightweight and responsive, 5 lbs 2oz
  • Custom Calton case
  • Available

CC Gold

  • Red spruce top
  • Red maple back and sides
  • Kingwood appointments
  • All maple bindings
  • Smooth edges with arm & rib contours
  • All wood bridge & saddle
  • Signature f-holes
  • 3 piece maple & rosewood neck
  • Stainless steel frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Harmonically tuned tailpiece
  • Charlie Christian pickup with full cobalt magnet harness
  • 15 1/2″ body, 3″ – 3 1/2″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 3/4″ nut
  • Beautiful clean tone with huge dynamic range
  • Lightweight and responsive, 5 lbs 2oz
  • Custom Calton case
  • Sold


Honey Amber

  • Red spruce top
  • Bigleaf maple back and sides
  • African Blackwood appointments
  • All hardwood maple bindings
  • Smooth edges with arm & rib contours
  • Ultra-light all wood bridge & saddle
  • Signature f-holes
  • One piece maple neck
  • Stainless steel frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Harmonically tuned tailpiece
  • Fralin P90 and K&K Pure Mini pickups
  • Honey Amber finish with gold mother of pearl
  • 15 1/2″ body, 3 3/8″ – 3 3/4″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 3/4″ nut
  • Warm smooth rich acoustic overtones
  • Lightweight and highly responsive, 4 lbs, 12oz

OMC Pacific

  • Red spruce top
  • Red maple back and sides
  • Pernambuco appointments
  • All hardwood maple bindings
  • Smooth edges with arm & rib contours
  • Ultra-light all wood bridge & saddle
  • Signature f-holes
  • One piece maple neck
  • Stainless steel frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Harmonically tuned tailpiece
  • Armstrong P90 and K&K Pure Mini pickups
  • Lapis lazuli finish
  • Mother of pearl and abalone seascape inalys
  • 15 1/2″ body, 3 1/2″ – 4″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 3/4″ nut
  • Deep rich acoustic overtones
  • Lightweight and highly responsive, 4 1/2 lbs

NATURAL

tad r brown natural archtop

  • Aged sitka spruce top
  • Bigleaf maple back and sides
  • African blackwood appointments
  • All hardwood maple bindings
  • 360 degree rounded edges
  • Ultra-light all wood bridge & saddle
  • Signature f-holes
  • One piece maple neck
  • Stainless steel frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Harmonically tuned tailpiece
  • Armstrong Alnico 3 PAF
  • Low profile volume and tone controls
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • 15 3/4″, 3.5″ – 4″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 23/32″ nut
  • Deep warm woody acoustic tone
  • Lightweight and highly responsive, 4 lbs, 11oz