Style One

Simple, natural beauty. Handcrafted from premium solid tonewoods.

From AUD$2500
USD$1800, EUR€1600, GBP£1400

Minimal unassuming trim that allows the natural beauty of the tonewoods to speak for itself.

Handcrafted from solid, premium grade and naturally aged tonewoods.

Tasmanian Blackwood From AUD$2500
USD$1800, EUR€1600, GBP£1400
Hawaiian Koa From AUD$3000
USD$2160, EUR€1920, GBP£1680

Includes worldwide shipping.
Other tonewoods available on request.

Vintage Style

Our Weissenborns are designed as a modern nod to the old-world craftsmanship of Hermann Weissenborn's original styles.

  • Fretboard Matches body tonewood
  • Bridge African Ebony
  • Bridge pins Synthetic Ivory
  • Tuning Machines Vintage Waverley style nickel
  • Inlay Synthetic mother of pearl

Audio Samples

These professionally recorded samples are indicative of the quality and tone of Richard Wilson Weissenborn guitars.

Standard Specifications

These are standard features on our Weissenborns; some guitars may feature variations.

  • Scale length 25"
  • Body depth 3"
  • String gauge .056 – .012
  • Nut material Bone
  • Saddle material Bone
  • Bridge pins Synthetic ivoroid
  • Inlay Synthetic mother of pearl
  • Finish Satin precatalysed lacquer

Ordering

Contact us to order this guitar or a custom variant. Payments are accepted via bank deposit (Australia), or PayPal.

Guitars that are in stock can generally be shipped as-is within 1-2 business days of receiving payment.

Flexible payment terms are avilable for most guitars.

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Shipping

Prices include global shipping. Shipping to most destinations takes approximately 2-4 weeks. Express shipping and insurance available on request.

Returns & Warranty

All stocked guitars are covered by a generous no-questions asked 7 day return policy. Contact us within seven days of receiving a guitar to arrange an exchange or full refund (less shipping costs).

Guitars are backed by a full warranty for satisfaction and peace of mind.

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Weissenborn Accessories

Hardshell Case

Custom fit case to suit our guitars. Features padded neck support for the Weissenborn's unique hollowneck design.

Flat top design with PVC exterior and plush interior. Gold hardware with lockable latch (key included).

Also fits most vintage and replica Weissenborns.

Weissenborn pickups

Pickups

We recommend the L.R. Baggs M1 Active. This soundhole mounted humbucker pickup perfectly captures the warmth and richness of Weissenborn guitars.

We also offer the K&K Pure Mini, an award-winning bridge plate transducer.

Other pickups available on request.

Weissenborn Capo

Strings, Slides & Capos

John Pearse and Weissenborns.com strings that can be utilised for a variety of tunings including Open D, E and G.

Shubb-Pearse and Weissenborns.com slides in a variety of styles and weightings.

Charlie's Slide Pro Capo, the finest capo on the market for Weissenborns and other lap steel guitars.

The range

Browse the core range of Weissenborn guitars or contact us to discuss custom builds.

Style Two

AUD$3000
USD$2160, EUR€1920, GBP£1680
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Style Three

AUD$3500
USD$2520, EUR€2240, GBP£1950
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Style Four

AUD$4000
USD$2880, EUR€2560, GBP£2230
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