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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-06-2002, 12:02 PM Thread Starter
 
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Gittler fishbone guitar... Know anything?

Anybody know of a web link to this guys work? This guitar was used by Andy Summers in the Synchronicity video. It is stainless and looks like a fish skeleton... just truss rod, frets with no body. I'd love to get my hands on one... I've read that Allen Gittler (designer) moved to Isreal and changed his name to Bar Rashi. He's still building guitars, but i can't find any info on him.
I have a few pictures of the guitar. but thats about it. Anybody familier with his work?
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-03-2005, 05:19 PM
 
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Re: Gittler fishbone guitar...

http://www.kevincorren.com/gittler.html
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 05-03-2005, 05:40 PM
 
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Re: Gittler fishbone guitar... Know anything?

Cool stuff, Kevin... it's great to see one of those things still around and being played.

I couldn't get your site to load directly in the browser window. I had to load up the .swf file itself.

http://kcorren.tripod.com/gittler.swf

Could you give us a bit more about the history of your particular Gittler? How (and when) did it come into your possession? What's it like to play?
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Hey guys, the new Gittler Guitar is available (now after the 80's)!
We were just at NAMM and it was awesome.

The new model has LED fret lights, hexaphonic output capability, titanium made,
6 individual pickups, special electronics box and other cool features.

If anyone has questions just let us know.

What do you think?


Learn more here:
http://gittlerinstruments.com/gittler-guitar

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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old 10-30-2013, 03:07 PM
 
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Re: Gittler fishbone guitar... Know anything?

The first batch of Gittler Guitars are expected to be shipped around the holidays.

We will be producing higher quality demos which will feature the true,
excellent sound quality of the instrument. You will be impressed!

Please let us know if you have any questions.

Latest Gittler Guitar Improvements:

-Wider sweep on the bass/treble cut.
-Additional tuning to the Midi output to improve tracking.
-Internal dipswitch added to toggle between MIDI raw output and filtered output.
-Change to bout arm geometry for better balance.
-Loxx Ball on both ends of bout arm.
-Bout wheel increased to 1.75” Dia. and larger Hex Screws specified for improved torque on both arm and wheel lock-down.
-Changes to EQ curves and active boost specified on PCB.
-Locking collet mechanism on tuners to allow for faster string changing without removing tuners.
-Changes to laser cut graphics on guitar and breakout box.
-Breakout box improved “audiophile quality” headphone output.
-Two choices now for Gittler guard option, thin speed neck and chunkier neck profiles available.
-Internal midrange boot dial

Feel free to sign up for our E-newsletter for further updates:

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Re: Gittler fishbone guitar... Know anything?

That is awesome!!!
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Re: Gittler fishbone guitar... Know anything?

OK, I'm going to lock this thread. You can't advertise your products here without becoming a vendor.
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