I enjoy servicing a local, national and international clientele. Mac Donald Custom Instruments specializes in repairing and restoring all fretted instruments.An Eclipse 12-String was also available with the same specs.These were offered in Black, Cherry Transparent, Candy Green, Ferrari Red, and Vintage Orange. Mirage The Mirage, also introduced in ’94, was another upscale model in an upscale world.The body and glued-in neck were all-mahogany with a black-faced three-and-three Hamer headstock and screened logo.The 22-fret rosewood fingerboard had a 243/4″ scale and dot inlays.
People like Brian Wilson of The Beachboys, Jimi Page, Duane Allman. Larry Gatton, Rick Springfield, & hundreds of well known musicians (Too many to list) have all been captured by the allure of the Mosrite guitar.Suddenly, electric guitars were #1 on every kids Christmas list.Companies that had been manufacturing Accordions for 20 years, retooled for electric guitars.Hence, the foreign guitar manufacturers gave us what we wanted. Here I’ve highlights a few of my 60’s guitars, but it only scratches the surface. ” It took me a while, but now I see his point of view.You’ll see the inspiration for launching Eastwood Guitars in these images below. I took it to the local luthier and asked him to refinish it, to remove the awful sticker. A couple of Fender Duo-Sonics, which were the inspiration for the Warren Ellis Tenor Series.It is hard to imagine today, but in the early 1960’s having an electric guitar in your home was rare.