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Elfin
My most popular shape - the Elfin is a slightly-downsized take on the popular "Singlecut" style, originally pioneered by Fodera Guitars and Kenneth Lawrence.

This compact-bodied shape is shortened, for full access to all 24 frets. The shape 'hugs' the player and nestles into a very comfortable playing position, standing or seated.

The extended upper bout supports the neck heel further than a usual double-cutaway body, allowing more contact between body and neck, and making the neck more rigid by shortening the unsupported section. A more rigid neck translates into a faster, more responsive attack, longer sustain, and deeper bass.

The size also makes this model well-suited for heavier, denser body woods such as Hard Ash, heavier Walnut, and even Maple, allowing the player access to the tones of those woods without the excessive weight.

Available in 4, 5, and 6 strings.

Elfin 4-string, Spalted Maple top
This Elfin 4 really catches the eye - and has the tone to match.

The spalted maple top with matching headpiece face are filled with intriguing black-line details - gorgeous up close or on stage.

An ash body and solid wenge neck give this bass amazing punch and a fast, aggressive, and very full-range attack - lots of bass, lots of treble, and a crunchy, vibrant midrange that will cut through absolutely anything. An Indian Rosewood fingerboard rounds it out.

The Duncan MM pickup and 3-band EQ perfectly match this wood combination - with the controls flat, this bass already sounds like "everything on 10"!
More variations of the Elfin

Elfin 4 - Walnut/Katalox

Elfin 4 fretless, inlay top

Elfin 4-string, Ferrari Yellow

Elfin 4-string, Flamed Redwood

Elfin 4-string, Red-on-Black

Elfin 4-string, Spalted Maple top

Elfin 5 - AAA flamed English Maple

Elfin 5 - Birdseye top with matching pickups!

Elfin 5 - Mahogany/Katalox custom

Elfin 5 - Striped Myrtle

Elfin 5, "Rose" Spalted Maple top

Elfin 5, Birdseye Maple top!

Elfin 5-string - British Racing Green!

Elfin 5-string - English Maple top

Elfin 5-string - Myrtle burl top

Elfin 5-string, "Modern P-style"

Elfin 5-string, Blue Quilt

Elfin 5-strings - Tuxedo Black/White