Steam Classic - a no-nonsense workhorse that helps you get the job done

Steam Classic

As a music lover, I’m not usually analyzing the sound too much. I’m more into listening to the music itself. Getting into the groove. But in my profession as a luthier, I also know that with the right tools, your musical communication with your audience can get even deeper. Steam combines the best features of classic bolt-on basses with my design language, special knowledge of tonewood and a few fresh tweaks not often seen in basses. It is a no-nonsense powerhouse, that helps you get your job done better.

The Steam Classic body is made of thermo treated Finnish alder. The 34″ scale neck is sculpted of thermo treated maple. The moose shin bone nut gives the open tones of the Steam a strong foundation. You can choose your fretboard from these options: rosewood, ebony, thermo treated arctic birch and thermo treated maple.

We’re a custom shop, inside out. We have tons of options to customize the Steam Classic perfect for your liking. Please read more about tone, playability, wood species, neck profiles, frets, pickups, hardware, finishes and other options from the specifications section of this website.

Bass Builder

Our unique guitar configurator below has been for a long time an elemental part of why it is so easy and fun to order custom guitars from me. I just love the Guitar Builder and wanted to double the fun - so we started developing the next generation configurator - the Guitar Creator - in 3D! The new Creator is not quite yet available for this guitar model, but you can already try it with many others - download here!

Even if some guitar specs have changed, our trustworthy Flash based Guitar Builder is up-to-date regarding prices and ready to serve all your custom guitar and bass needs in Adobe Flash capable environments.

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For your inspiration - here are some Steam Classic basses we've made. When you plan ordering your own custom bass from me, feel free to ask me about any type of custom options!

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How to buy?

Many of you familiar with my work already know that our online tool - the Guitar Creator - is an ingenious way to configure the specs of your dream guitar. But that’s not the only way - there are many more options how you can buy my instruments.

You can simply email or give me a call and we’ll begin a good old one-on-one dialogue about what your perfect custom guitar could be.

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Waiting many months for a custom made instrument is not everybody's cup of tea. If you want it fast see what we have in stock right now.

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