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.

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.

Our preferred manufacturers are: ABM, Schaller, Sperzel, Kahler for their quality and ethos. We stock hypoallergenic EVO gold fret wire.

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.

Have a look at the stages in having a custom guitar or bass built for you.