Posts tagged ‘Andreas Öberg’

17/09/2014

In pictures – AJL-Guitars

AJL-Guitars – Olli Soikkeli model

(picture courtesy of AJL-Guitars)

AJL-Guitars – headstocks

(picture courtesy of AJL-Guitars)

AJL-Guitars – 19%22 Master 400

(picture courtesy of AJL-Guitars)

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In the autumn of 2013 Kitarablogi had the pleasure of visiting Ari-Jukka Luomaranta’s AJL-Guitars workshop in Kokkola.
Here are some of the pictures I took on that occasion:

AJ + Model XO 2

AJL Guitars – wood 2

AJL Guitars – top-grade maple

AJL Guitars – tops + fretboards

AJ + neck blanks

AJL Guitars – headstock joint

AJL Guitars – neck glue line

AJL Guitars – 3-pc maple neck blanks

AJL Guitars – different side dots

AJ + top

AJL Guitars – ladder bracing

AJL Guitars – neck angle

AJL Guitars – backs

AJL-Guitars – back and rim sample

(picture courtesy of AJL-Guitars)

AJL Guitars – back bracing

AJL Guitars – raw soundboxes

AJL Guitars – soundboxes 3

AJL Guitars – rosettes

AJL Guitars – bundles of binding

AJL Guitars – close-up binding

AJL Guitars – tuners

AJL Guitars – bridge blanks

AJL-Guitars – X-O bridge

AJL Guitars – AJL tailpiece

AJ + highly figured guitar

AJL-Guitars – XO-model soundhole

(picture courtesy of AJL-Guitars)

AJL Guitars – Swingmaster PU

AJL Guitars – Swingmaster innards

AJL Guitars – handmade case

AJ + Model XO

Find out more about AJL-Guitars on their WEBSITE or on FACEBOOK.
AJL-Guitars will also be at The Holy Grail Guitar Show in Berlin, Germany, in November!

30/09/2013

New Series Starting In October – The Guild Of Finnish Luthiers

LuthierFi

A new series on Finnish luthiers will start on Kitarablogi.com in October.

Over the coming months Kitarablogi.com will introduce all the members/member companies of the Guild Of Finnish Luthiers. We will feast our eyes at the amazing variety, beauty and craftsmanship on display in contemporary Finnish instrument-making.

For more information about the Guild Of Finnish Luthiers go HERE (a link in English is at the bottom of the page).

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AJL-Guitars

Our new series will start with AJL Guitars, makers of fine Gypsy Jazz- and Archtop-guitars from the west coast city of Kokkola.

Get the low-down on AJL Guitars from their English-language WEBSITE.

30/09/2013

Uusi juttusarja tulossa – Suomen Soitinrakentajien Kilta

LuthierFi

Kitarablogissa starttaa pian uusi juttusarja suomalaisista soitinrakentajista.

Sarjassa esitetään Suomen Soitinrakentajien Killassa järjestäytyneet soitinrakentajat/jäsenyritykset. Samalla tutustutaan siihen uskomattoman laajan tarjontaan erilaisia laatusoittimia, joita on saatavilla kotimaisista tekijöistä.

Lisätietoa Suomen Soitinrakentajien Kilta ry:stä saa TÄÄLTÄ.

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AJL-Guitars

Uusi sarja alkaa lokakuussa Gypsy Jazz- ja orkesterikitaroihin erikoistuneilla AJL Guitarsilla Kokkolasta.

Lisätietoa AJL Guitarsista saa TÄÄLTÄ.