Modern Primitive

Here is "Modern Primitive", a guitar entirely hand-built, given a STEVE VAI,  based on the own style of this extraordinary artist. 

This instrument, which I gave to him at Alien Guitar Secrets Master Class he led in Calabria in September 2016, takes its name from its latest album.

What made me happy is that, as he says, he never accepts any other guitars, but this time he made an exception as, in his opinion, he appreciated the excellence of this instrument, which will become a part of his private collection!

Neck wood: Brazilian rosewood

Fingerboard : Brazilian rosewood

Body wood : Canadian Alder onepiece 

Truss-rod: double action

Nut: Ibanez

Machine Heads: Schaller 508A

Bridge: Ibanez lo pro edge

Pickup : DiMarzio Evolution

Pot: 500k

Jack: DiMarzio

Fret: Jumbo 2.70

Radius : 16"

Scale Length: 25-1/2" (64.8 cm)

Fret Markers: Mother of pearl dot

Color : White pearl

Body finish: High gloss polyurethane

Neck finish: Gunstock oil 

Fingerboard finish: Gunstock oil 

Modern Primitive in Steve's Studio

Some pictures about building 





                                Design for the guitar model Modern Primitive is deposited and protected by international patent (2016)