Bill Comins Chester Avenue Champagne Blonde sn#0191 Archtop Guitar  From Comins Guitars


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Manufacturer's Description from Comins Guitars

Considered by many to be the Comins flagship model, the Chester Avenue is adorned with master grade tone woods and meticulous detail throughout. While the design has been refined and redefined over the years, it continues to be the model that most represents the tradition of ornate archtop artistry. This Champagne Blonde guitar features incredibly figured woods throughout. More pictures available by request.

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About Manufacturer

One of the finest archtop builders in the world, Bill Comins produces instruments of unsurpassed quality. His attention to every detail is immediately evident when you pick up and play one of his guitars. Bill brings the complete package: tone, looks, playability, and craftsmanship. While his instruments pay homage to traditional designs, they also have that unique “Comins” character… warm, fat, and mellow with tone for days. Recently, he has taken his art and expertise to the world of solid-body electric guitars, and been creating some new gems in that arena that are simply to die for. His works are masterpiece collectibles designed to stand up to the test of time.


Master grade Sitka Spruce top

Highly figured Maple back & sides

Multi-laminated maple binding and purfling throughout

purfling offset f-holes

Fancy laminated flamed maple neck construction

Fancy engraved peghead motif

25.0" scale Ebony fingerboard

Fancy split block fingerboard inlays

Carved solid Ebony tailpiece

Multi -bound ebony pickguard

shaded burl peghead face and back

Suspended pickup with volume and tone controls

Custom turned solid burled wood volume and tone knobs

Gold plated tuning machines with ebony buttons

TKL hard-shell case

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