Handmade from the finest select woods and materials

Acoustic Archtop Guitars by Southern California Luthier Tad R. Brown

Honey Blonde



17″ Honey Blonde


  • Traditional solid wood construction
  • European maple back and sides
  • Adirondack red spruce top
  • Adirondack spruce parallel bracing
  • Gabon ebony fingerboard
  • All hardwood maple bindings
  • Classically inspired ebony appointments
  • Signature ultra light rosewood bridge & saddle
  • Eastern red maple neck
  • Evo gold frets
  • Waverly tuners
  • Armstrong PAF
  • Low profile volume and tone controls
  • Honey blonde nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • 17″ body, 3″ sides, 25.4″ scale, 1 11/16″ bone nut
  • TKL elite series case
  • Powerful strong clear acoustic tone, 5 lbs

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