Base Prices

Base Price - Acoustic Steel String: $5750
Base Price - Classical: $5750
Base Price - Nouveau Nylon: $6200
Base Price - Sutra (12 fret 000): $9000
Base Price - Waimea (Slack Key): $6600
Base Price - Fillmore (Electric): $5200
Base Price - Telemark (Electric): $4200
Base Price - Portland Semi Hollow: $5700
Base Price - Archtop: $7500
Base Price - Gnomon Electric Upright Bass: $4800
Base Price - Concert Ukulele: $1600

Standard Features

Solid Mahogany neck
Master grade Sitka Spruce or Cedar top
Indian Rosewood or Mahogany back & sides
Ebony fingerboard & bridge
All wood bindings
Bound fingerboard
Two-way adjustable truss rod
Carbon fiber neck reinforcement
Genuine bone nut & saddle
Front peg head veneer
Gold or chrome Schaller or Gotoh tuners
Ebony bridge pins
End pin with Abalone dot
Abalone or Mother of Pearl side dots
Abalone or Mother of Pearl fretboard dots (optional)
One ring Abalone (or MOP) rosette w/ purfling
Standard nut width: 1 3/4 or 1 13/16 inches
Mother of Pearl "Russell" logo on headstock
Nitro-cellulose lacquer finish
Satin finish on neck
Hard shell case

Soundboard - Master Grade

Engelmann Spruce: $100
Lutz Spruce: $150
Redwood: $250
Adirondack Spruce: $300
German Spruce: $300
Carpathian Spruce: $300
Other woods: Call us

Back & Sides

Lacewood: $200
Flamed Maple: $250
Beeswing Mahogany: $295
Cocobolo Rosewood: $350
Honduran Rosewood: $350
Myrtle: $350
Madagascar Rosewood: $450
Ziricote: $500
Flamed Koa: $600
Macassar Ebony: $600
Brazilian Rosewood: $1000 and up
Other tonewoods: Call us


Soft: $400
Florentine: $450
Venetian: $550


Custom neck width: $100
Diamond volute: $100


Madagascar Rosewood: $50
Cocobolo Rosewood: $50
Macassar Ebony: $50
Brazilian Rosewood: $250
Fingerboard purfling: $75
Fanned fretboard: $600
Fingerboard inlay: Call us


Bound headstock: $100
Slotted headstock: $250
Back peghead veneer: $50
Custom diamond inlay in logo: Call us


Faux Tortoise shell: No Charge
Flamed Maple: $125
Madagascar Rosewood: $125
Flamed Koa: $175
Ebony: $175
Snakewood: $200
Herringbone back strip: $30
Abalone back strip: $75
Mitered side purfling: $150

Soundboard Perimeter Purfling

Flamed Koa: $50
Flamed Maple: $50
Herringbone: $100
Abalone: $200

Custom Rosette

Two Abalone rings: $75
Three Abalone rings: $150
Matching wood mosaic tiles: $100
Elliptical rosette: $100
Other custom rosette: Call us


Gotoh Gold Super 510 tuners: $120
Steinberger tuners: $125
Waverly tuners - gold: $195
Waverly tuners - nickel: $160
Ebony buttons: $50


L.R. Baggs Dual Source: Call us
K&K Sound: Call us
Trance Audio Amulet: Call us
B-Band: Call us
Electric guitar & bass pickups: Call us

Other Options

Ebony with Abalone or MOP dot bridge pins: $15
Reinforced sound port: $100
Elliptical sound hole: $100


10% nonrefundable deposit at the time of the order to secure prices and position in the building schedule, 40% at the time of beginning the building of the guitar. Balance (50% + cost of any newly added features) plus shipping and insurance is due at delivery time. Prices stated here are subject to change. All prices in U.S. dollars.


Limited, lifetime warranty on craftsmanship and materials to the original purchaser. Details available upon request.


Upon receipt of the balance, your guitar will be shipped. Prices do not include tax, shipping, and insurance.