16 and 17 Archtops

Premium tonewoods and the time honored process of meticulous hand craftsmanship form a harmonious relationship that has established Eastman as a major force in the world of archtop guitars. Today Eastman offers the widest selection of classic and contemporary archtop guitars in the industry. Most often associated with jazz, Eastman archtops are frequently used in many other styles of music due to their beautiful sound, range and finish.  NOTE: Prices shown are for USA and Canada only.

AR910CE

AR910CE MAIN

  • Limited Edition 17″ F-hole archtop
  • “Private Reserve” tonewoods create instruments with unsurpassed tone and response
  • Carved spruce top, carved maple sides & back
  • Benedetto 56 pickup
  • Suggested retail price: $3,750

AR910CE-LTD

  • Our deluxe-appointed 17″ F-hole archtop
  • “Private Reserve” tonewoods create instruments with unsurpassed tone and response
  • Carved spruce top, carved maple sides & back
  • Custom Kent Armstrong floating pickup
  • Suggested retail price: $4,500

AR905CE

  • Our deluxe-appointed 16″ F-hole archtop
  • “Private Reserve” tonewoods create instruments with unsurpassed tone and response
  • Carved spruce top, carved maple sides & back
  • Suggested retail price: $3,650

AR810CE

  • A popular 17″ F-hole archtop classic
  • Carved spruce top, maple sides & back
  • Custom Kent Armstrong floating pickup
  • Lively response, great projection and tone in an impressive archtop!
  • Suggested retail price: $2,675

AR810CE-7

  • A 17″ F-hole beauty with the extended range of 7 strings
  • Carved spruce top, maple sides and back
  • A gorgeous range of tones from an equally gorgeous instrument!
  • Suggested retail price: $2,900

AR805CE

AR805CE MAIN

  • A “lively” 16″ F-hole archtop in the “traditional” style
  • Carved spruce top, carved maple sides and back
  • Custom Kent Armstrong floating pickup
  • Available in a non-electric, non-cutaway model (AR805, SRP: $2,150)
  • Also available in a left-handed model (AR805LCE)
  • Suggested retail price: $2,575

AR803CE-16

  • A “sweet” 16″ F-hole electric archtop classic
  • Carved spruce top, carved maple sides and back
  • Single mounted humbucker
  • The crisp high-end balances the warm low tones of this versatile archtop
  • Suggested retail price: $2,625

 

AR610CE

  • A classic 17″ F-hole archtop built with “Old-World” craftsmanship
  • Carved spruce top, carved mahogany sides & back
  • Articulate midrange, great projection and a vintage “woody” tone
  • Suggested retail price: $2,150

AR610

  • A classic 17″ F-hole archtop built with “Old-World” craftsmanship
  • Carved spruce top, carved mahogany sides & back
  • Articulate midrange, great projection and a vintage “woody” tone
  • Suggested retail price: $1,950

AR605CE

  • A classic 16″ F-hole archtop built with “Old-World” craftsmanship
  • Carved spruce top, carved mahogany sides & back
  • Articulate midrange, great projection and a vintage “woody” tone
  • Suggested retail price: $2,050

AR503CE

  • 16″ F-hole electric archtop sunburst
  • Carved spruce top, maple laminate sides and back
  • Custom mounted humbucking pickup
  • Feedback resistant with great tone, excellent gigging guitar
  • Suggested retail price: $1,250

AR403CE

  • 16″ F-hole electric archtop
  • Maple laminate top, maple laminate sides and back
  • Custom mounted humbucking pickup
  • Feedback resistant with great tone, excellent gigging guitar
  • Suggested retail price: $1,125

AR372CE

  • 16″ Florentine cutaway archtop
  • All laminate construction for feedback control
  • Custom mounted humbucking pickups
  • Classic styling, great playability, warm tone
  • Suggested retail price: $1,225

AR371CE

  • 16″ Florentine cutaway archtop
  • All laminate construction for feedback control
  • Custom mounted humbucking pickup
  • Classic styling, great playability, warm tone
  • Suggested retail price: $1,125