Made with Spalted maple for the sound board and back, the Clare guitar Acoustic Arch Top is unconventional in many respects. Utilizing an asymmetrical bracing for the sound board giving a full, deep tone, coupled with clean, simple lines in the traditional folk sound hole.
The neck is Maple, the finger board binding, bridge and heal plate all ebony. Sides are Padauk as is the head stock lamination.
Medium steel frets, Kluson chrome machine tuners.
Choice of finger board radius, ( 16″ or 18″).
Choice of woods for tail piece and sides, ( mahogany, ebony, padauk ).
Choice of bridge design and hardware.