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The magic of building and playing your own guitar has never been more accessible, thanks to Harley Benton’s DIY kits. This model kit has all the components you need to make your own CST guitar, with all its style, playability and sonic warmth. All the wooden parts and electronics you need are included: body, neck, humbuckers, wiring, controls, tuners, wraparound bridge… The whole shebang. Yes, you’ll need some basic crafting skills and a few simple tools, but it’s a small investment compared to the payoff: the magic of playing an instrument you’ve built yourself. Building one of these kits gives you a new level of insight into your favourite instrument, paving the way for you to explore the intricacies of building and modding your own guitars. You’ll never look back!

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  • Body: Rengas (wood color may vary) with Binding
  • Neck: Maple with Binding
  • Fingerboard: Amaranth
  • Neck Mount: Bolt On
  • Inlays: Dots
  • 24 Frets
  • Nut Width: 42 mm (1,65")
  • Scale: 635 mm (25")
  • Pickups: Covered Humbucker (Bridge), Covered Humbucker (Neck)
  • Controls: Volume, Tone
  • Switch: 3-Way
  • Bridge: Wrap Around
  • Hardware Finish: Chrome
  • Tuners: DieCast
  • Colour: Natural
  • Stock Strings: .009-.042
  • Requires some craftsmanship and tools to assemble, body and neck are finished with a wood-sealer (which allows the surface to be sprayed with lacquer but when a wood-stain is used the surface may require to be re-sanded)

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4.2 / 5.0
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"A great construciton kit! Cool shape, nicely playable, a great DIY project."

- RobertRobert / Review by thomann.de
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"I have never built a guitar kit before. It was an amazing experience and I had a lot of fun finishing the body and building a guitar. The instructions were very clear."

- Pauly G / Review by thomann.de
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"What a great guitar! I assembled the parts easily."

- Rob Harper / Review by thomann.de

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