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Updated: January 1, 2012

Thank you for making the ARTISAN Series more successful than we had ever hoped for!  Team Thorn has decided to put them on hiatus and focus our efforts on the new SoCal series
The model descriptions below are for archival purposes only.  Thank you for your interest. 


ARTISAN STANDARD

A guitar that couples traditional values with unparalleled class.
The flat top and set neck feel at once familiar and inspiring.
With many options available to make this a truly serious players package,
it sets the highest artistic standards at its price level.

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ARTISAN STANDARD OVERVIEW

• Unique true straight string pull headstock
• Custom ultra-lite Sperzel locking tuners with pearloid buttons
• Matching wood headstock overlay
• Inlaid matching wood truss rod cover
• Paua Offset Purfling around headstock and fretboard
• Set neck
• 22 hand polished frets with hidden fret ends for effortless playability
• 25" or 24.75" scale & a choice of fretboard radius
• 5 neck carves to choose from
• Dunlop Straploks
• Curly maple or exotic koa flat tops
• Honduran mahogany or korina body and neck
• Paua Double Offset Purflingaround body
• Choice of pickup configuration
• One piece custom machined tremolo system or TonePros wraparound bridge
• Choice of controls & layouts
• Firesun fretboard inlays
• Deluxe hardshell case included

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