“If your taste runs to a more focused, punchier tone, the Elite is your best choice. All curly maple construction, thru-neck (as on all archtops), sculpted heel, this is a rock and blues workhorse. My unique ebony tailpiece can be ordered to get some woody warmth on the top end.”

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 Audio Clips


Elite with WolfeTone Dr. Vintage Pickups, played by Laurent Brondel

 Features

$5,595 – Elite with Lollar Low Wind Pickups
Semi-Hollow Body Through-Neck Guitar
5a Western Curly Maple Top and Back Eastern Curly Maple Neck & Sides
Fingerboard - Macassar Ebony
MOP Dot Inlays
Fingerboard Radius - 12" Choice of 1 11/16″ or 1 3/4″ Nut Width
Frets - 6100, 6150, 6130
Headstock - Ebony
ResoMax Stop Tailpiece
Faber 4mm ABM Bridge
Gotoh 510 Tuners
Strap Buttons - Oversize
Deluxe Hardshell Tweed Case
Gloss Nitrocellulose Sunburst Finish

Options

$100 - Ivoroid Binding on Top
$50 - Ivoroid Binding on Fingerboard
$75 - Ivoroid Binding on Headstock
$50 – Single Diamond at the 12th fret – Example
$375 – Diamond Fingerboard Inlay – View Example
$200 – Deluxe Fingerboard Inlay – View Example
$100 – MOP Oval Inlay – View Example
$350 – Short Trapezoid Inlay – View Example
$210 – Your name at the 12th fret – View Example
$300 – Ebony Tailpiece
$60 – Black or Ivoroid Tuner Buttons
$110 – Gold Hardware

Dimensions

Upper Bout - 9 7/8"
Lower Bout - 13 5/8"
Side Thickness - 1 3/4"
Overall Length - 39 1/4"
Scale Length - 25"
Headstock Angle - 13°
Neck Thickness @ 1st Fret - 0.830"
Neck Thickness @ 10th Fret - 0.890"
Nut Width - 1 11/16" or 1 3/4"
String Spacing @ nut - 1.435"
String Spacing @ bridge - 2.025"