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Our Jerry Garcia Guitar Specifications
|Items :Jerry Garcia Guitar
Body Wood :Ash
Neck Wood : Maple
Construction :Set-In/ neck thru
Fingerboard : Maple
Inlay :Bot Inlay
Scale Length : 25.5" scale length
Frets : 21
Pickups : 3 Single Coils
Controls : 2 Volumes, 1 Tone 3-Way Toggle Switch
Finish :Yellow Finish
Hardware : Brass
About the original Jerry Garcia Guitar
The original Jerry Garcia 1972 Alligator Graham Guitar as it was when Graham Nash gave the guitar to Jerry Garcia. No modifications and no stickers. It can be seen in the photos from the GP April 1971 article. The interview and photos were taken at The Matrix February 2nd or 3rd 1971.
This final version of "Alligator" was not seen in the wild in any photo. The missing pot from the Volume position MAY have been scavenged and used in another guitar.The Black Mil Spec Knobs were believed to be put on Early Wolf. The 3 controls(1 volume, 2 tone) are present for every incarnation of the guitar from V1.1 thru V4.0, 8/71 thru 8/73
The pic above is Jerry Garcia’s famed “Alligator” Stratocaster, given to him by Graham Nash in 1972, and was heavily modified over it’s tenure with the Grateful Dead. Many Dead fans over the years have attempted to make their own version of this iconic guitar – it was only a matter of time before somebody came to us requesting an Alligator of their own.
Garcia, who died in 1995, left both guitars in his will to guitarmaker Doug Irwin, who settled a lawsuit against the Grateful Dead last November and put the instruments up for sale. The Dead had claimed ownership of the instruments.
Do you like Jerry Garcia and his guitars?If you are a fan of Jerry Garcia,we can custom for you.What are you waiting for?Quick to order your favorite guitar.
Our Custom Made Jerry Garcia Guitar
Good news for guitars' fans and collectors! We supply custom service of Jerry Garcia GuitarCompared with other guitar custom shops, our custom shop has the following advantages!
Lower Custom Price---With just several hundred dollars, you can own one Jerry Garcia Guitar completely like the original ( But in other custom shops, the custom price for one Jerry Garcia Guitar reaches thounds of dollars, or even you have money, no where you can find it).
Shorter Building Time---Unlike other custom shops with at least 2 months building time, we can usually finish one guitar around 25 working days.
Real Zero-Risk--- After we complete your guitar, we will take some HD pictures and send them for your inference. And if you are not satisfied, you can demand us to make progress again and again untill the guitar is perfect for you, or demand us to refun d you.
Higher Quality----Since years ago, our Custom Shop has been a "dream factory" producing all kinds of guitar copies from top players of each time. We dare not say our copies are as good as originals, but they are more attractive in price.
Facing such a guitar custom shop with Lower Custom Price, Shorter Building Time and Higher Quality... If you are just looking for a custom shop for your dream guitar, why not give it a shot?----Zero-Risk!!!
Dtails of the Jerry Garcia Guitar
Anyone know anything about Jerry's alligator guitar or what might have happened to it? You probablily can't seem to find much about it on the net. Theres only a few pictures of it floating around and no one seems to know where it went. He used it from about 1971 to 1973 during what is thought to be the bands most experimental period.
Our custom made Jerry Garcia 1972 Alligator Graham Guitar features Ash body, Maple neck, 2 volumes, 1 tone, 3-way selector switch neck, 2 Tune-O-Matic Bridges and Tailpieces. All these specs will be strictly followed when we making this guitar.
The pictures below are parts of the original guitar ,you can clear see these parts.
It is worth mentioning that the hardware and pickups we select are Wilkinsons. We have to admit that Wilkinson hardware and pickups are not as good as the original ones. But they are more attractive in quality and price, saving much money for our customers. Most of our customers reflected the Wilkinson are beyond their imagination- stable and reliable enough!
Aiming to build your dream guitar!
The copies of guitars from famous players, most of the guitars that we build are custom-made based on the customers’ needs. There are so many different options and variables that it doesn’t make sense to have a standardized order form. The best way to go about obtaining this information is for you to contact us and let us know what it is that you’re looking for. We can discuss these options and figure out what is best for you. Your business is important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. We want this to be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had.
And please, don’t be shy if have any questions about our guitar. And don't be afraid to bring us troubles. Our customer service staff and other workers are pleasant to exchange with our customers, as they can learn new knowledge and get some exercise from the process.