of a kind custom instruments
and gear for builders!
Ted works closely with musicians to design and craft guitars ideal for
their style, music and gear. He also supplies pickups and
items for builders to enhance their creations. Don't forget
Terraplane Floorboard foot stompers and Jawbone harmonica mics.
Purchase Rusty Nail Guitars, Stonehenge pickups, many type
Mississippi Stingers, Cigar Box guitars and other gear HERE.
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Honey Dripper was crafted for the new
John Sayles film, “Honeydripper”, starring Danny
Glover. The script called for “a neck screwed to a plank with
strange wires.” This was the first electric guitar seen in
1950 Alabama. Honey Dripper is a member of the Rusty Nail family of
Crocker Guitars. Order yours today! More...
|Rusty Nail™ Guitars
The Back Porch’r is a Custom Rusty Nail
guitar crafted for Sidewalk Bob. She’s a 5 string with split
Crocker Stonehenge pickups.
is from the TC Rocker series. This one
is equipped with 2 PAF humbuckers, but you can order one with any
hardware configuration you desire. More....
The Edison Volt was commissioned to have a
Jules Verne vibe. I worked close with the musician to
his designs and modified hardware.
Armageddon is a
TC Rocker production
guitar for when you want to ROCK LOUD. With 2 quad rail
humbuckers she will fill an arena with her screams.
Mississippi Stinger was created for legendary blues harp man Blind
She started life as a branch of a Mulberry tree
felled by a storm and transformed
into a sweet sounding work of art. More...
Stonehenge pickups are direct descendants of the pickups I created for
the Honey Dripper Guitar. They are rustic and look and sound
different than most aftermarket pickups available in stores.
experience has taught me how to vary the flavor and tone of each
pickup. I can wind one to get the best sound out of your
particular guitar/amp combination. Just ask and I'll modify
to find the tone you want. More...
Terraplane Floorboard is a foot-stomping instrument
made to sound like a bass drum. Simply plug it in to your
guitar amplifier with a standard guitar cable and go. The
is simple...an industrial, heavy duty Crocker
Stonehenge™guitar pickup under a license plate and
in a beautiful mahogany body with volume & tone controls.
The Ugly Duckling/Beautiful Swan was crafted as a challenge.
the ugliest box in the worst condition and create something beautiful.
So I did!
Cigar Box Guitars are a unique way to express yourself. Each
a different voice and they always demand attention.
Let me make one for you...
some flavor and
volume to your Cigar Box Guitar, Ukelele or custom instrument with a
combination bridge/saddle and pickup. A piezoelectric
element is embedded inside the rosewood bridge and there is 8" of
hookup wire. A floating brass saddle sits on top of the
allowing you to intonate your strings.
Transducer™ Internal Pickup
A piezoelectric transducer element is encased in a sandwich of East
Indian Rosewood and figured Queensland Walnut which ensures good
vibration/sound transfer. The 8" wires exit the case in shrink wrap
tubing for durability and a 1/4" jack is soldered to the end.
Installation is simple using the attached double side tape.
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