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Articles Posted by Stefan Huth

Blog: January 2022

This time in a short VLOG

U8 – 2-tone blue

A blue beauty with satin finish. • swamp ash body • 2-tone blue satin finish • 3-piece maple neck • ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom locking tuners • Delano SBC HE/S pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A C

U8 – 3-tone sunburst

A classic. Look at this flamed maple fretboard. • alder body • 3-tone sunburst finish • vintage tinted 3-piece maple neck • flamed maple fretboard with black inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom locking tuners • Delano SBC HE/S pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A

U8 – swamp ash with apple top

This U8 has a balkan apple top on a gorgeous swamp ash body. The grain looks beautiful. • swamp ash body • balkan apple top • natural high gloss finish • 3-piece maple neck with dark veneer • wenge fretboard with abalone inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom

U8 – satin red open grain finish

A red beauty designed by Stefan as a stock instrument. It has been sold quickly 😉 • swamp ash body • satin red open grain finish • 3-piece maple neck with dark veneer • birdseye maple fretboard with black inlays • black/chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom locking tuners •

U8 – satin black open grain finish

A black beauty designed by Stefan as a stock instrument. • swamp ash body • satin black open grain finish • 3-piece wenge neck • ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • black/chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom locking tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup ebony • Tuning: Bb

Blog: 26 June 2021

The latest four guitars from our workshop in Austria.

T8 – Comic Edition feat. Denis Rodier

Time for the big bang!!!The first collaboration guitar for 2021 is ready. Comic Artist Denis Rodier made this beautiful artwork in prog noir…. ah sorry…. film noir style. He also did Superman and Wonder Woman from DC Comics. It fits perfectly on this T8. We added the handmade BANG inlay to match the scene. One

U8 Kemper green

A lot of you might know that we are good friends with the guys from Kemper Amps. We did this beautiful green U8 to match the Profiler and their new cabinets. Some pics will follow. This one will finally be added to CEO Christoph’s personal collection, soon. • swamp ash body • Kemper green satin

U10 Custom seafoam burst

Another U10 Custom … but this “Deluxe” one is different….The customer asked for the U8 Deluxe shaping on the 10-string. Since we are a custom shop this was no big deal. It tuned out to be one of the most comfortable and ergonomic 10-string tapping instruments we ever did. • swamp ash body • seafoam

S8 apple, plumwood natural

We love it when customers are open for unique wood. This beautiful apple top was part of the workshop since before Touch Guitars® even existed. So much the better that we finally used it on one of our S8 models. Combined with local walnut and plumwood it is an amazing wood combination.For the electronics we

U8 3-tone burst 3/8 fretless

Our “Frankenstein” Edition of the U8. We used parts we had in stock for a long time to make this one and it turned out to be wonderful with this vintage nitro finish. We also made the first three strings fretless and used the prototype of pickups made by Chris Rübezahl Weißenfels. It really works

S8 purple stain

The customer asked for a light purple. We we a little bit sceptical in the beginning but then we got the wonderful stain. Amazing how the wood looks with that stain. It is also the first time we used Alumitones by Lace Pickups in combination with the Darkglass Electronics tone capsule. What a huge sounding

U10 sunset orange

• swamp ash body • sunset orange metallic finish • 3-piece vintage tinted maple neck • ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup • Tuning: E A D G C / F# B E A D (5th/4th)

U10 natural

• alder body •natural finish • 3-piece maple neck • maple fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup • Tuning: D G C F Bb / C G D A C (5th/5th)

U10 two tone purple

• swamp ash body • maple burl top • 2-tone purple finish • 3-piece maple neck • katalox fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup • Tuning: E A D G C / C G D A E

U8 mermaid sparkle

• swamp ash body •mermaid sparkle finish • 2-piece roasted maple neck • roasted maple fretboard with abalone inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Delano SBC HE/S pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A C D

U8 transparent red, birdseye maple

• black korina body • transparent red finish • 3-piece maple neck • bridseye maple fretboard with black inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Delano SBC HE/S pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A C D

U8 gold metallic

• swamp ash body • gold metallic finish • 3-piece maple neck • katalox fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Delano SBC pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A C D

U8 cycfi, buckeye burl, black korina

• black korina body • buckeye burl top • natural high gloss finish • 3-piece maple neck with dark veneer • ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays and cream binding • cream pickuguard • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Cycfi Custom CR and Nu Multi pickups

U8 walnut, swamp ash

• swamp ash body • walnut top •natural finish • 3-piece maple neck • ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Delano SCB pickup • Tuning: Bb F C G D A C D

U10 butterscotch blonde

The latest U10 model. Check out the model page for details.• alder body •butterscotch blonde finish • 3-piece vintage tinted maple neck • maple fretboard with black inlays • chrome hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® custom tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup • Tuning: E A D G C / F#

U10 Custom red burst

The latest U10 model. Check out the model page for details.

S8 violin burst

The new S8 model. Check out the news page for details.