The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #72968   Message #1572401
Posted By: Pete_Standing
29-Sep-05 - 05:43 PM
Thread Name: Looking for a beautiful guitar
Subject: RE: Looking for a beautiful guitar
Well I've had my Nick Benjamin guitar since June. Fantastic action, good balance, bright and responsive when pushed, mellow when laid back. It's a jumbo orchestra model (JOM) made with Brazillian Rosewood back and sides, Adirondack top, Mahogany neck and ebony fingerboard, fitted with black Gotohs and a satin finish. LR Baggs saddle pickup and eq. He spends time talking to you about what you want from a guitar and better still sits patiently through excruciating examples of your playing to do his best to build a guitar suited for your needs. He has a large range of woods and styles to suit and keeps in regular contact to let you know what is happening, for clarification of finer points and is happy for you to visit to see the guitar in its various stages of construction. A diamond geezer building diamond guitars.