S71 Custom Made « Nitro S Vintage TAOS TURQUOISE ’57, light Aging ». USA.

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S71 Custom Made « Nitro S Vintage TAOS TURQUOISE ’57, light Aging ». USA.


S71 Custom Made unique « Nitro S Vintage TAOS TURQUOISE ’57, light Aging ». 

  • Selected light Alder body Custom made by USACG in Washington with a 100% Nitrocellulose Taos Turquoise finish (rare Ford 50’s colour) and plenty of details/checking marks.
  • 1-piece high-quality Maple neck under Fender Licence from Allparts, Houston USA.
  • Accurate « 1957 Soft-V « neck specs (similar to Eric Johnson and Eric Clapton signature models): 7,25 fretboard radius, 21 Vintage thin frets, .92/.98 » thickness. Full Nitro finish.
  • Handwound « Five 9 » 1959 replica Collins Pickups in Dallas Texas. « 7-Sounds «  wiring mod. WD USA Vintage style pots, real PIO Russian military capacitors.
  • Genuine Gotoh Japan Vintage style tremolo, tuners with Butterbean Aged White Buttons & Gotoh neckplate, jack socket. 
  • AllParts USA Parchment Aged Pickguard.
  • C.O.A included.

Made in USA.

NEW guitar, including C.O.A and invoice. (the hardcase in pictures is for illustration purposes only)
S71 Custom Guitars is a professional seller commercially registered in Switzerland.



Vintage 1957 Soft-V style neck (similar to E.J and Clapton models) from Allparts USA specs:

  • Solid 1-piece maple neck
  • 21 vintage frets (.079 x .043″ )
  • V-Shaping
  • 7.25″ radius
  • 1-5/8″ nut width
  • Heel width 2-3/16″
  • Truss-rod with adjustment at heel
  • Neck thickness .92″ at first fret, .98″at twelfth fret


Collins Texas Late 50’s Handwound Pickups full-specs:

  • The Five 9 is modelled after the late ’50’s single coil pickups with vintage stagger .195 Alnico 5 magnets oriented N-S-N spec and calibrated for strength
    These pickups are overwound progressively 5% to bridge for balance
    High quality vulcanized fiber flatwork .062 top with period correct black .093  bottoms
    Made in the U.S.A. hand wound in Texas in my own shop

    • Though ohms are subject to change in temperature these read around
    • 5.88 (neck)
    • 6.01K (mid)
    • 6.17K (bridge) measured around 70 degrees

      The sandcast alnico 5 magnets were sealed before winding in my own resin formula to prevent magnet to wire failure
      Wound with a beautiful bright red modern poly-nylon AWG42 wire and potted in paraffin/bees wax to silence microphonics. Vintage black/white cloth wiring about 12″ long for the most demanding hookups. Vintage surgical rubber tubing with nickel screws

    • 52mm spacing profile
    • Note: These  Model T-159 scatterwound pickups will hum cancel in the 4th and 2nd positions

      They have all the quack and chime early single coils are known for
      Dripping with tone and ready to rock
      They will shine in Blues, Rock, Jazz or Country any genre you put them through !

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