DISTRESS

We offer 4 levels of  distress on our guitars.

LEVELS OF DISTRESS

LIGHT (VOS)

Body: lacquer checking, no intentional distressing, clean plastic and hardware. Neck: lacquer checking, no intentional distressing.

LIGHT

Body: lacquer checking, minimal dings and scratches, lightly aged hardware, clean plastic. Neck: lacquer checking, minimal distressing.

MEDIUM

Body: lacquer checking, numerous dings and scratches, wear spots on edges, forearm and buckle rash, aged hardware and plastic. Neck: lacquer checking, dings and scratches on peghead and heel, lacquer removed from back to simulate play wear.

HEAVY

Body: lacquer checking, lots of dings and scratches, wear spots on edges, forearm and buckle rash, aged hardware and plastic. Neck: lacquer checking, dings and scratches on peghead and heel, lacquer removed from back and stained spots to simulate play wear.