Custom Built Weissenborn Guitars

Richard's range of beautifully handcrafted Weissenborns offer visual styles to suit many tastes. Each guitar is tailor made to your requirements and can be customised in almost every way. The standard models below show some of our most popular styles of guitars and pricing is for the listed set of standard features; we offer full flexibility in design and specifications.

These instruments are custom built and incur a waiting period that can vary. Read more about the process of ordering a custom guitar, or see our range of Weissenborn in stock.

A $500 deposit is required up front to secure most custom built guitars with balance payable upon completion.


The Range

These four vintage style Weissenborns are our most commonly requested styles. Using the finest Australian Blackwood and Hawaiian Koa we build instruments faithful to the original Hermann Weissenborn creations in both tone and aesthetics.

Model I

AUD$1900
USD$1440, EUR€1230, GBP£1080
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Model II

AUD$2200
USD$1670, EUR€1420, GBP£1250
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Model III

AUD$2500
USD$1890, EUR€1610, GBP£1420
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Model IV

AUD$2700
USD$2050, EUR€1740, GBP£1540
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Custom & Bespoke Creations

Richard Wilson is among the world's leading luthiers specialising in Weissenborn guitars and is able to create truly unique instruments.

Long and short scale Weissenborns, deep and shallow bodies, 8, 10 and 12 string Weissenborns and many more variations are possible. We can work with custom tonewoods, trim, marquetry and much more. Get in touch to discuss custom builds.

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