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Nick Marchant classic Strat with Flame Maple neck





Neck with "fisheye" side dots





Nick Marchant "Les Paul"


Flame Maple top on chambered Cherry body.
Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard.
Bareknuckle pickups switchable to single coil and phase reverse.
25.5 inch scale length - so not the same as a Gibson
hence the bridge and tailpiece a bit further down the body




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You can see the multicoloured effect of the Bareknuckle pickups in this shot



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Flame



carving top
This is me in the workshop handcarving the top of the
guitar shown above - pretty low tech operation here!









Nick Marchant "Martin D28"

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Traditional D28 style - Rosewood back and sides
spruce top,mahogany neck with ebony fingerboard and bridge





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Peghead and heel





abalone soundhole
Abalone soundhole decoration





spruce
Fine grained Swiss Spruce






Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"

Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"
Hand built electric guitar commission
Customer wanted a symmetrical double cutaway design
Pacific Blackwood body
Maple neck with Rosewood fingerboard





Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"
Pacific Blackwood - lovely dark ripple effect



Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"
NM peghead



Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"
Lace Alumitone pickup
A completely new concept passive PU
Looks interesting and sounds fantastic
This is a humbucker - switchable to single coil




Nick Marchant"Pacific Blackwood Electric"
Black pearl inlayed control knobs
Master volume + master tone + 3 way pickup selector
Tone knob doubles as pull switch to split the coils







My hand built copy of the rare Fender xii








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