First elevated neck

My first elevated neck guitar! ¬†While it doesn’t seem to make a tremendous difference in playability (at least for my hands/skill) there are several constructive aspects that make me wish I had started doing it sooner.

Red cedar soundboard, lattice braced, muninga bridge
Indian rosewood body and headplate, mahogany binding
Spanish cedar neck with African blackwood fingerboard, Gotoh premium tuners.

Recording is made with just a shellac seal coat on the soundboard, fresh uncured nitro back and sides, carbon strings (fresh as well thus going out of tune)


Red cedar Indian rosewood lattice

Red cedar soundboard, lattice braced
Indian rosewood body
Madagascar rosewood bridge, African Blackwood fingerboard and headplate
Spanish cedar neck with Brazilian rosewood spine, Gilbert tuners.

Raw sound recording before French polishing.