This Natura Elite archtop was featured in my book, "The Creation Of The Natura Elite Archtop Guitar" that you can download for free HERE. The Natura Elite archtop features Big Leaf Maple back, sides and neck; and a Sitka Spruce top. The bindings are made of Macassar...
Natura Deluxe 16 in Archtop Guitar
The Natura Deluxe Archtop guitar embodies everything I know about visual and tonal harmony. The design of this unique instrument has been tediously and lovingly crafted through years of labor intensive research. It’s refined and subtle elegance is complimented by its breathtaking voice that is unlike any guitar you have ever played.
This 2008 Natura Deluxe 16 inch archtop is acoustically richer and louder than most 17 inch archtops and has a warm woody, yet clear sound. This guitar is also very lightweight and the play-ability is exceptional.
- 25″ scale
- Lower Bought 16″
- Master Grade Aged Sitka Spruce Top
- Master Grade Big Leaf Maple Back and Sides
- Fossil Walrus Ivory Nut, Logo, and Falling leaf Inlays
- Two way Truss Rod
- Double Carbon Fiber Neck Reinforcement
- 1¾” nut width (1-11/32″ optional)
- Flamed Big Leaf Maple Binding on Body and F holes
- Ebony Bound headstock, finger board, pick guard, and tailpiece
- Solid Ebony; Headstock veneer, bridge, Pick-guard, and Tail-piece
- Custom made pickup
- Hand Rubbed French Polish shellac varnish Finish
- Double Reflex Tuning
- Grain-matched, Hand-split Tone Bars
- Tap Tunning
- Hand-graduated Sound Board and Back
- T³ tuning machine holes
- Multi-laminated Head Stock
- Gotoh Antique Gold Delta Series tuners with black Knobs
- High Quality Volume and Tone Controls (under pick guard mount)
- BAM case
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