100% hand-made. We make everything from scratch. For you. Takes time: 20 weeks minimum for an order, and more, given complexity of your desires. Aluminum demands ultra high-precision welding, all guitar pieces have to be perfectly flush, and nothing is pre-made. True old-fashioned custom.
1mm precision welding. Everything is hand-made. 150-250 hours are dedicated to each custom order.
All components are selected prior to the build, down to the pots.
Aluminum guitars might prefer anodized chemical treatment over paint, giving it a unique custom look.
You dream it, we build it.
Apart from Tele, our pickups are enclosed in a Faraday cage to insure no EMF interference and the quietest noise to signal ratio. Your amp will love these custom aluminum guitars. Unparalleled tone.
The madman behind each work of Art. Grew up in machine shops, studied fine cabinetry, and launched Meloduende Guitars to be one of the finest Aluminum custom craftsman...
He ordered this Aluminum guitar from Bertrand, as an homage to his father's French Resistance past the Col. Jacques Zahm. The Colonel custom was born, carrying hidden details within the artwork. Olivier resides in Phoenix, AZ. First a customer, now a part of the team.