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Garnut Guitars and Lutherie Supplies


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New, Shopworn, and Used Guitars

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12-fret
Slothead Dread



12-fret
Slothead Dread
Koa
Adirondack

USED (no warranty)
List: $1350 $999
(case not included)
12-fret
Slothead 000



12-fret 000
Slothead
Cocobolo
Engelmann

USED (no warranty)
List: $1200 $949
(case not included)


Garnut Guitars backs, sides, tops, necks, fretboards, and bridges are handmade/handcrafted from solid wood. Backs & sides are made from various varieties of rosewood (Brazilian, Madagascar, Amazon, Panama, Honduran, Cocobolo) as well as mahogany, maple, Malaysian blackwood, bloodwood, and other popular tonewoods. Tops and internal bracing are made from different varieties of spruce (including Adirondack, European, Engelmann, Sitka). Necks are ordinarily carved from a single piece of mahogany. Fretboards and bridges are ebony. Bindings, purfling, and rosettes are usually made from wood (such as maple, ebony, koa, rosewood), but may also be made from wood fiber, ivoroid, or faux tortoise. Standard tuners are Grover StaTite vintage style.


Climate Change and Lightly-built Wood Instruments
Garnut guitars are made with light spruce bracing in a very dry climate, in a shop environment that is humidified to about 30% year-round. If a guitar is shipped to a more humid climate it must initially be kept in a dehumidifed environment, then gradually introduced to the local climate to avoid the wood swelling, warping, etc. If the guitar is shipped to a climate that is drier than 30%, the guitar must be kept in a humidified environment until it adjusts to the local humidity to avoid cracking and related problems.



Brazilian Rosewood Back and Side Sets

Sizes of materials are approximate. Click on the image to see an enlarged view of the set. All sets that appear on this page are currently available.





BR-OG-29
Dreadnought set (7 3/4" x 22")
$1000

BR-OG-27
000/OM set (7 1/2" x 20 1/2")
$950

BR-4
Dreadnought set (8 9/16" x 21")
$825

BR-OG-12
00 set (7 1/2" x 20 1/2")
$800

BR-8
Dreadnought set (8 1/2" x 22")
$775

BR-18
Dreadnought set (8 1/2" x 22")
$775

BR-19
Dreadnought set (8" x 20 3/4")
$775

BR-20
Dreadnought set (8 1/4" x 22")
$775



BR-191 Dread
(8.25" x 20.75"; 30.25" sides )
$750

BR-36
000/OM set (7 3/4" x 21 1/2")
$750

BR-34
Dreadnought set (8 1/4" x 20 3/8")
$750

BR-134
Dreadnought set (8" x 21")
$700



BR-74
Dreadnought set (8 1/4" x 23")
$575

BR-26
Dreadnought set (7 3/4" x 21")
$575

BR-32
Dreadnought set (7 3/4" x 21 3/4")
$550

BR-31
Dreadnought set (8 1/4" x 22")
$550



BR-35
00 set (7 1/4" x 21 3/8")
$500

BR-37
Dreadnought set (8 1/8" x 21 1/4")
$475

BR-431
4-piece set.
Each back half is 2 jointed pieces.
Dread size (8.75" x 22")
$350

BR-433
3-piece Dread set
Each piece is 21" long & 5"-6" at lower bout
$250









Purfling and Backstrips

  • Fine Herringbone, 34" x 0.130" x 0.060". $4 ea.
    (Also use for backstrip on pre war Style 21 guitars)




Chevron, 26.5" x 0.200" x 0.115". $6 ea.


D-28 Checker, 21" x 0.165" x 0.100". $5 ea.











Necks

  • Mahogany Block, each block will make 2 necks.
    • 31" x 3.25" x 3.25", mahogany. $80



Tools




303-818-4344
GarnutGuitars@gmail.com
Boulder, Colorado


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