the Universal 8 is a dual output "Charlie Hunter" style 3 bass/ 5 guitar instrument, or a standard single output extended range guitar at the flip of a switch.
This one can be tuned anywhere from a low bass "E" 41hz on the lowest string, up to guitar high "e" 329.6hz on the highest, and anything in between. Split the bottom 3 strings off to a bass amp and the top 5 strings to a guitar amp OR switch to mono mode and run all strings to one output.
Universal 8 "Studio" (One Pickup) -$2695
Universal 8 "deluxe" (Two Pickups) - $2995
Natural mate finish**
Swamp Ash or Mahogany body
Carbon fiber reinforced Maple neck with 2-way truss rod.
Tru-oil neck finish for silky smooth speed and comfort
Custom Kent Armstrong Mono/Stereo switchable humbuckers.
Ebony Peghead overlay
Chrome or Black hardware
Switchable Dual/Single output
Custom TKL endbound case