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Phoenix Guitar Company: The Baby Phoenix

March 11, 2008
The Baby Phoenix is a 14” lower bout, fully acoustic archtop with a single pickup. This instrument is made with a sitka spruce top, flame maple sides and back,
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Carvin SH550

February 8, 2008
The Carvin SH550 Carved Top is a semihollowbody masterpiece. The guitar’s sculpted top is highly figured curly flamed maple; the back of the body and neck are made with
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Becker ABR

January 9, 2008
The Becker ABR is an entirely handcarved, neck-through instrument. It has a 5-piece ziricote and maple top with ebony accents and a matching headstock overlay. The intricate 7-piece neck
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GMW Guitars

December 11, 2007
With an uncompromising approach to style, innovation and advanced construction technologies, GMW Guitarworks is proud to introduce its new line of advanced hot rod flame-inspired ATS model guitars. Each
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Petros Guitars: The Celt

November 9, 2007
The Celt is a Grand Concert built by father and son luthiers, Bruce and Matt Petros of Petros Guitars. The top is made of Master grade Italian spruce, while
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James Trussart SteelDeville

October 10, 2007
The perfect marriage of art and acoustics, James Trussart’s SteelDeville is built with a hollow steel body, maple neck and custom metal appointments, like a recessed steel head cap
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Benedetto "I Tre Fratelli" (The Three Brothers)

September 10, 2007
“I Tre Fratelli” were completely handmade in Robert Benedetto’s private workshop in historic Savannah, Georgia. Commissioned by a private collector, the instruments were completed in July 2007. This commission
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Magnum Opus J-6250WC Jumbo Cutaway

August 8, 2007
The pinnacle of acoustic beauty
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Carvin CT6M

July 11, 2007
CT''s: A Burst of Color and Options
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Moonstone Vulcan Custom Extreme

June 12, 2007
The Vulcan Custom Extreme comes equipped with Bartolini PBF 55 pickup in the neck, and a PBF 77 pickup in the bridge, and gold-plated pickup surrounds.
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