Custom Guitars and Basses

Custom built to any specification guitars and basses and anything in between, : choose your woods, any hardware, scale length, string number. See our building stages for options and ideas.

We build great sounding and lovely playing instruments every time. Get a complimentary Moondot Music instrument cable and a plectrum to match your custom instrument.

See below for custom guitar and bass price list

Zebrano pick-up covers
Zebrano pick-up covers

Have a look at the first Moondot Music bass or guitar for ideas, to find photo summaries showing the building of guitars and basses.

This video is of the beginnings of a 5 string bass, with a 3 piece maple and mahogany neck with an ebony fingerboard and walnut body. There’s more on our YouTube channel , where we will be continually adding more videos of guitars we are building, so follow us for updates.

Choose your woods:
Some body woods for guitars and basses

Body woods for guitars and basses

Mostly tops and backs for electric guitars or basses in this photo; wenge, bubinga, poplar, walnut, mahogany. We can build to any specification…

Colourful guitar fingerboards

A selection of fingerboards for custom guitars: some rosewoods, wenge, pao ferro, padauk and ovankol.

For neck blanks, maple, ash, walnut, purpleheart, mahogany, zebrano

Machine heads, bridge, frets, pickups, electronics, and hardware of your choice. Check out our custom made pickups.

Some of our preferred hardware manufacturers are: ABM, Schaller, Sperzel, Kahler for their quality and ethos. We stock hypoallergenic EVO gold fret wire, CTS pots, Schaller tuners and bridges, ABM bell brass bridges and string nuts, and much, much more.

Visit the workshop to sample hand built guitars and basses and the selection hardware and materials on hand.

Price list* to give a price estimate, any custom ideas can be catered for

guitar and bass price list

*prices are included as a guideline contact us for a quote.

Keep watching for updates: prices and options for neck throughs, bolt-ons, set necks, multiple ply necks, carve tops, custom hand wound pickup options, inlays, 4, 5, 6 or more strings, bass or guitar.

This page gives more detail on having a custom guitar or bass built for you.