The Barnkaster "ish"
This series is designed for players and collectors who enjoy the familiar classics but who want the upgrades and features V8CG is known for!
Prices start at $2300 USD depending on options. Contact us for details and more custom options.
Nickel V8CG logo
Flame maple V8CG custom headstock design
Aged Tone Pros Kluson style tuners
Vintage bone nut 1 11/16"
21 or 22 medium jumbo frets
Comfortable, very soft "V" shape flame maple neck. Not too big - not too thin!
Seated and sealed for max resonance and sustain
One piece flame maple neck and flame maple fretboard
MOP style acrylic fretboard markers
Starburst 12th fret inlay
White side markers
Book matched flame maple top and alder body
Contoured heel for better upper fret access
Chambered/semi-hollow Thinline design for acoustic resonance
1.75" total thickness
String through body
Aged steel control cavity plate
Aged 1/8” thick V8CG stainless steel contoured neck plate
Vintage style bridge with brass saddles
Optional Callaham Guitars bridge with compensated brass saddles
Dynamically responsive V8 Custom Guitars Radiator P90 neck pickup and V8CG Hybrid “T” bridge pickup with series switching option
Completely shielded for noise reduction and harmonic increase
CTS pots; Switchcraft 4 way toggle; Shielded wire; Paper in oil capacitor; treble bleed kit
Master volume and tone with aged heavy knurled knobs
Chemically aged “barn wood”effect with no paint or stain, only a thin coat of lacquer sealer
Each one is unique and original due to the aging effect
Custom “barn” colors available