Rick Hayes Instruments - Guitar

Top -- Adirondack red spruce

Back & Sides -- mahogany*

Body Binding -- triple bound ebony, died maple, ebony

Tuners -- nickel Schertler tuning machines with black ebony knobs

Bridge -- ebony, weight-relieved

Bridge Plate -- rosewood

Headstock Inlay -- custom mother of pearl "Hayes" logo

Headstock -- triple ply ebony, died maple, ebony

Frets -- stainless steel frets that virtually never wear out

Fingerboard -- ebony, 25.4 scale length, 21 frets, 12" radius

Nut -- bone, 1-3/4" width

Saddle -- bone

Rosette -- burled rosewood

End Graph -- ebony

Pick Guard -- Tor-Tis™ faux tortoise shell

Heel Cap  -- ebony

Braces -- red spruce (very tight grain)

Bridge Pins -- ebony with pearl dot

End Pin -- ebony with pearl dot

Strap Button -- ebony with pearl dot

Truss Rod -- double action

Finish -- high gloss polyurethane 

Case -- hard shell case

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 Current price is $5,700 USD (+ tax if in Ohio) + shipping/handling/insurance
*Rosewood back and sides available at additional cost and requires deposit.

View currently available guitars here.