The Earthcaster is a bare bones telecaster style guitar set on saving the world one guitar at a time.
With one eye on sustainability and the other on the time honored history of luthiery, this guitar is built with salvaged and reclaimed wood.
1 piece slab body (wood species may vary occasionally due to availability of wood)
We regularly use Pine, Redwood, Ash or Swamp Ash.
Solid Quarter Sawn Maple Neck honoring the 1950's style Fender guitars (wood species may vary occasionally due to availability of wood.
Pickups: We love pickups and love experimenting with the options available to us. There are so many exceptional pickup makers out there today that we can't settle on just one. The type of pickups greatly influence the overall sound of the finished guitar.Here are a few of our normal pickup choices:
2 pickup configuration.
1955-56 Soft V Neck Profile
This guitar comes stock with a our classic Bolt water slide decal on the headstock.
Optional upgrade to Sterling Silver Bezel encasing a classic hardwood lightning bolt logo. (wood bolt may be made from Rosewood, Ebony or other classic hardwoods)
Back of headstock is hand signed, dated and serialized.
We use high quality USA made pots and switches.
We use a variety of new and NOS vintage caps such as Black Beauties, Sprague Bumble Bees, Oil in Paper, Foil, Ceramic, etc.
Custom options are available for an additional charge.
Current build time is approximately 2-5 months.
Check with us to see if we have anything in stock.
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