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U8

U8

U8 – turquoise nordstrand

Made as a matching color for the orange one. • alder body • turqoise high gloss finish • 3-piece maple neck • maple fretboard with black binding • black hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® locking tuners • Norstrand pickup • Volume / Tone • passive electronics • Tuning: Bb F C

U8 – swamp ash natural

The customer asked “What is the most basic U8 you can do?” and here it is. Swamp ash, maple, ebony. A really classy natural look. • swamp ash body • natural satin finish • 3-piece maple neck with carbon rods• ebony fretboard with mother of pearl inlays • black hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system

U8 – swampash satin red

Another satin red Touch Guitar hanging on our office wall. This time it is a U8 with a stunning birdseye maple fretboard. We do so many red guitars that we always start to hear a common King Crimson tune in our heads when it is finished. • swamp ash body • satin red finish •

U8 – orange

What about some really colourful orange … do you like it? • alder body • orange high gloss finish • 3-piece maple neck with carbon rods and dark veneer• maple fretboard with black binding • black hardware • Jim Dunlop Straplok system • Touch Guitars® locking tuners • Touch Guitars® custom pickup • Volume /

U8 – greyburst padauk

This is a special guitar was initially planned as one of the rare stock instruments. Some months ago Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater wrote to us and told us that he wants to learn Touch Guitar so this one arrived at Jordans home some weeks ago. Currently he is doing solo piano shows and he

U8 – eye popular

This U8 was another special request. The customer said he has really big hands and needs a 34″ scale length guitar tuned E A D G C F A D. He does not want to tap just likes the clean sound and the size. So we did this U8 with a slightly higher string height

U8 – black korina

Black korina is such a beautiful wood. The customer asked for a natural finish and and cream binding. We love the grain of this body piece. This guitar will stay in Germany. Thanks to Martin Peitz for your support. • black korina body • natural high gloss finish • 3-piece maple neck with carbon rods

U8 – 3/8 fretless White Ebony

Can it get more special than this order?This 3/8 fretless U8 is so unique. Beside the gorgeous white ebony fretboard it has a very special pickup made by our friends at Cycfi Research Inc. . This pickup is full range which sounds strange at first since the sound is almost acoustic. The tone-block knobs on

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

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

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

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

U8 butterscotch blonde

New Product Line: Affordable entry level U8 instrument Specifications Ash body Vintage tinted maple neck and fretboard Maple fretboard Touch Guitars® tuners solid brass bridge Delano pickup Jim Dunlop Straplok system Butterscotch blonde nitro finish Made in Central Europe

U8 wenge, swamp ash

New Product Line: Affordable entry level U8 instrument Specifications Swamp Ash body Wenge fretboard Wenge top 3-piece maple neck Touch Guitars® tuners solid brass bridge Delano pickup Jim Dunlop Straplok system natural oil finish Made in Central Europe

U8 blue burst

New Product Line: Affordable entry level U8 instrument Specifications Black korina body Padauk fretboard Roasted birdseye maple neck Touch Guitars® tuners solid brass bridge Delano pickup Jim Dunlop Straplok system Blue burst high gloss finish / natural high gloss finish for the neck Made in Central Europe

U8 daphne blue satin

New Product Line: Affordable entry level U8 instrument Specifications Ash body Maple neck and fretboard Maple fretboard Touch Guitars® tuners solid brass bridge Delano pickup Jim Dunlop Straplok system Daphne blue satin finish / natural finish for the neck Made in Central Europe