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Guitars

Electric Guitars

Below you will find 3 levels of guitars currently offered; our SG, IG, & PG Series Carlson Guitars. 
We also build custom made guitars, please contact us for more information.

Model# SG1        MSRP $979.99

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Carlson® "S" Style Electric Guitar. A versatile guitar for any student or intermediate player! This guitar features:
*Solid Paulownia body
*Rosewood Fretboard 22 frets
* USA BUILT*
*Bolt on neck
*3 Single coil pickups
*5 Way selector switch
*Hard Tail style bridge
*Chrome Vintage Style Machines
*2 tone controls
*1 volume control
*Average weight of guitar is 5 1/4 lbs.
 
***Shown in Trans. Wine Red***

Available Finishes:

transred

Trans. Red

transbrownburst

Trans. Brownburst

transwinered
transblue

Trans. Blue

Trans. Wine Red

transopaqueblack
transblack

Opaque Black

Trans. Black

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# SG3        MSRP $979.99

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Carlson® "T" Style Electric Guitar. A favorite guitar that just about everyone loves! This guitar features:

*Solid Paulownia body
*Rosewood Fretboard 22 frets
*USA BUILT*
*Bolt on neck
*1 Single coil pickup
*1 Single coil lipstick pickup
*3 Way selector switch
*Hard Tail T style bridge
*Chrome Vintage Style Machines
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of guitar is 5 1/2 lbs.
 
***Shown in Trans. Brownburst***

Available Finishes:

transred

Trans. Red

transbrownburst

Trans. Brownburst

transwinered
transblue

Trans. Blue

Trans. Wine Red

transopaqueblack
transblack

Opaque Black

Trans. Black

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# IG10        MSRP $999.99
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Model# IG20        MSRP $1,079.99

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Available Finishes:

Transamberburst
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transpurple
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amberburst

Trans. Black Cherry

Trans. Purple

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Intermediate Hi-Tech Soloist Style Electric Guitar. A flat top with contoured back complimented by a double cutaway makes this guitar a real looker and player! Add the Floyd Rose® locking nut and bridge system and you are ready to ROCK!  This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body with Flamed Maple Top
*Rosewood Fretboard 24 frets
*USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Single coil pickups
*1 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Bound fretboard and body
*Gold Colored sealed machines
*Gold Colored Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.325 lbs..

***Shown in Trans. Black_***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# IG21        MSRP $1,079.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Intermediate Hi-Tech Soloist Style Electric Guitar. A flat top with contoured back complimented by a double cutaway makes this guitar a real looker and player! Add the Floyd Rose® locking nut and bridge system and you are ready to ROCK!  This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body with Quilted Maple Top
*Rosewood Fretboard 24 frets
*USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Single coil pickups
*1 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Bound fretboard and body
*Chrome sealed machines
|*Chrome Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.425 lbs..
 
***Shown in Trans. Black***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# IG31        MSRP $1,129.99

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Available Finishes:

transwhite
transbrownburst
transred
transwinered

Trans. White Cream

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Red

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Intermediate “T” Style Electric Guitar With Solid Ash Body. Quality craftsmanship & components make this guitar a work of art; replicating that vintage sound and feel without comprimise! This guitar features:

*Solid Swamp Ash Body
*Maple Fretboard 22 frets
*USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on Hard Maple Neck
*1 Single coil pickup
*1 Lipstick Single Coil pickup
*3 Way selector switch
*Chrome sealed machines
|*Graphite Nut
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.525 lbs..
 
***Shown in Trans. White Cream***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# IG40        MSRP $1,129.99

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Available Finishes:

Transamberburst
transwinered
transblue
transblack
transred

Trans. Amberburst

Trans. Wine Red

Trans. Blue

Trans. Black

Trans. Red

Carlson® Jag Style Electric Guitar. Classy styling and a hard tail bridge makes this guitar solid! Perfect for any player who is ready to break away from their current guitar for something rock hard in sound! This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body
*Rosewood Fretboard with 22 frets
*USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Humbucking Pickups
*3 Way selector switch
*Chrome sealed machines
|*Chrome Hardtail Bridge
*Graphite Nut
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.875 lbs.

***Shown in Trans. Black***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

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Model# PG50        MSRP $1,299.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Pro Series Double Cutaway Electric Guitar. A best seller due to smooth lines with an arched top and contoured back complete with scooped cutaways! Dubbed by the public as the best bang for the buck! This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body with Flamed Maple Top
*Bound Rosewood Fretboard 24 frets *USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Single coil pickups
*1 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Chrome sealed machines
|*Chrome Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 Inset tone control
*1 Inset volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.3 lbs..
 
***Shown in Vintage Sunburst***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# PG51        MSRP $1,299.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Contoured Double Cutaway Style Electric Guitar. This beautiful guitar is NOT for the weak and timid! Stunning woods with wonderful craftsmanship makes this guitar officially the best bang for your buck!  This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body with Quilted Maple Top
*Bound Rosewood Fretboard 24 frets *USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 humbucking pickups
*3 Way selector switch
*Gold Colored sealed machines
|*Gold Colored Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 Inset tone control
*1 Inset volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.9 lbs..
 
***Shown in Trans. Black Cherry***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# PG60        MSRP $1,399.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Professional Slim Line Contoured Double Cutaway Electric Guitar. A carved top & back makes this solid ash body guitar slim and light, making it a perfect guitar for those long gigs! This guitar features:

*Twin contoured (double slim) Solid Ash Wood Body
*Bound Rosewood Fretboard 22 frets *USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Single coil pickups
*1 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Gold colored sealed machines
|*Gold colored Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.3 lbs..
 
***Shown in Trans. Black Cherry***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# PG61        MSRP $1,399.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® Professional Slim Line Contoured Double Cutaway Electric Guitar. The PG61 has the same body, neck and electronics as the PG60 but has a traditional Fulcrum Bridge instead of a Floy Rose. No wonder this versatile guitar is one of our best sellers! This guitar features:

*Twin contoured (double slim) Solid Ash Wood Body
*Bound Rosewood Fretboard 22 frets *USA BUILT!*
*Bolt on neck
*2 Single coil pickups
*1 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Chrome sealed machines
|*Chrome Fulcrum style bridge
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 7.2 lbs..
 
***Shown in Natural Finish***

All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Model# PG70        MSRP $1,499.99

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transgreen
transblack
transred
transblue

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Green

Trans. Black

Trans. Red

Trans. Blue

Carlson® Professional Slim Line Contoured Double Cutaway Style Electric Guitar. A double contoured body and set in neck makes this guitar slim, light, and super easy to play! This axe will blow up any stage with it's hot & explosive sound! This guitar features:

*Solid Basswood Body with Quilted Maple Top
*Bound Rosewood Fretboard 22 frets *USA BUILT!*
*Set-In contoured hard maple neck
*1 Single coil pickups
*2 humbucking pickup
*5 Way selector switch
*Black sealed machines
|*Black Official Floyd Rose® Locking nut and bridge
*1 tone control
*1 volume control
*Average weight of this guitar is 6.3 lbs..
 
***Shown in Trans. Amberburst***

transpurple
Transamberburst

Trans. Purple

Trans. Amberburst

Remeber, All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Carlson USA Custom Shop Guitars 

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Available Finishes:

transamber
transbrownburst
transred
transblack
transwinered

Trans. Amber

Trans. Brownburst

Trans. Red

Trans. Black

Trans. Wine Red

Carlson® USA Custom Shop Guitars are made with the highest quality wood, craftsmanship and parts to give you a professional guitar the will be reluctantly handed down from generation to generation! Custom USA made guitars range from $1,200 to $3,500 USD.  Please contact us directly or check with your local CARLSON DEALER.

***ALL COLORS AND FINISHES AVAILABLE***

transpurple
Transamberburst
transwhite
transgreen
transblue
Transvintagesunburst

Trans. Purple

Trans. Amberburst

Trans. White Cream

Trans. Green

Trans. Blue

Vintage Sunburst

Remeber, All Carlson Guitars Come With A 5 Year Factory Warranty!

Disclaimer: All specifications and/or prices shown on this website are subject to change without prior notice at any time. Please contact Carlson Guitars (CMIW, LLC.) directly for up to date information. Our NEW WEBSITE will be published shortly, please check back for our NEW MODELS and value added features.

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