Handmade high quality guitars from the heart of Pennsylvania

All Penntone guitars currently feature:

  • An offset body made from Western Sugar Pine, Basswood, or Empress
  • Hand carved Rock maple neck with an East Indian Rosewood fingerboard
  • 25.5 inch scale length
  • 12 inch radius
  • Jescar medium jumbo frets
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer

 

Bop Cat

  • Two Lollartron Pickups (neck and bridge)
  • Three way switch

 

Gold Cat

  • Two Tom Brantley gold foil pickups; two choices: 1) straight up 60s Tokyo, Japan style, or 2) a mash up of both 60s Tokyo Japan and 60s Dearmond ala Euclid Ohio. Our fave!
  • Three way switch

 

Specials Lit

  • Two Lollar P90 pickups
  • Three way switch

 

Il Gatto d'giro

  • Two vintage Teisco circle pickups (the ones Ry Cooder didn't discover) see pic
  • Three way switch

 

Black Cat

  • Two Lollar Single Coil for Humbucker pickups
  • Three way switch
  • This one is like an old Ford: "you can order it in any color you want, as long as it's black!"

 

Imperial Cat

  • Two Lollar imperial Humbucker pickups
  • Three way switch

 

Charlie 3 Cat

  • Lollar Charlie Christian in the neck
  • G&L S500 in the middle
  • G&L MFD Jumbo (Asat special pickup) in the bridge
  • Traditional Five way switch, plus a push pull on the tone knob yielding the two end pickups, or all three