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In an industry that celebrates hand-built everything, it’s refreshing to hear a guitar maker openly declare that certain forms of automation just create better guitars. Doug Kauer celebrates the power of machines, while still valuing the creativity of human hands.
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A stunning Gretsch-vibed semi-hollow from the mind of maverick US luthier Doug Kauer.
Kauer guitars feature high-quality tonewoods, boutique pickups and on-trend shapes. We test out the Arcturus…