Build Thread

Incoming Wilborn Nautilus in Myrtle & Tunnel 14 Redwood

We're very excited that the masterful Ben Wilborn at Wilborn Guitars has been in touch to say he's just started building the Wilborn Nautilus which is due to arrive later on this year.

In this instance, Ben's unique and beautiful Nautilus design will be featuring Myrtle for the back and sides, paired with Tunnel 14 Redwood for the top. The accents will be a gorgeous, contrasting Ziricote.


  • Top: Tunnel 14 Redwood
  • Back & Sides: Myrtle
  • Neck: Myrtle, reinforced with Carbon
  • Fingerboard: Ziricote
  • Headstock type: M/S
  • Binding: Ziricote
  • Cutaway
  • Bevels: Back and Arm Bevels
  • Finish: Nitro
  • Soundport
  • Frets to body: 14
  • Scale 25.4-24.9
  • Nut Width: 1 13/16
  • String spacing at saddle: 2 5/16
  • Fingerboard Radius: 14-20
  • Case: Vicesnut
  • Nut and Saddle: Bone

Keep an eye on this thread as we'll keep you updated throughout the process...

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