In-progress photos of the new Santa Cruz Guitars KK series experimental instrument. This will be the DKK-12, an extended-range 12-string baritone guitar. Tuning will be in F#. More photos and details coming soon!
This will be the second instrument in the KK series; the first one was the Santa Cruz DKK Extended Baritone.
March, 2006: back braced and sides bent.
March, 2006: very old-growth bearclaw Sitka spruce top.
April, 2006: Dan Roberts voices the top.
April, 2006: detail of top bracing and voicing.
March, 2006: headstock overlay (curly ebony), and fingerboard.