- Dale Fairbanks
Dale Fairbanks certainly understands the minutiae of turn-of-the-century Gibson guitars and uniquely captures that within his own instruments, aka Fairbanks Guitars.
Dale specializes in painstakingly crafted replicas of Gibson, Larson Brothers, Oscar Schmidt models drawing upon his years of experience as a specialist repairman. A Fairbanks guitar feels like an instrument that is already the best part of 100 years old. His guitars are extremely light, resonant and his finish work is superb. He sprays some of the most elegant sunbursts out there.