The Dolphin is Nik’s Signature Model and in many respects represents Nik's finest work. The workmanship is exquisite and this Custom Dolphin with a “Great White” and it’s dinner is exemplary of Nik’s Custom work. It is a double stained Atlantic Blue Dolphin II with an exceptional 1-piece quilted maple top . It has a magnificent flamed Mahogany body with exquisite maple topside body purfling. The Great White inlay includes a handcut Multi-Inlay made of Abalone, Black Pearl, and Mother of Pearl. This guitar has a Brazilian Rosewood package consisting of a solid 1-piece Brazilian Rosewood Neck, Fingerboard, and outstanding backside cover plate with Brazilian Rosewood tuning keys, control knobs and truss cover. The neck is superb. It has great feel with a thickness similar to a great Historic ‘59 R9. The 25.5" scale helps with sustain and playability. It has 2 Haussel Humbucking pick-ups, Nik's preferred pick-up choice. Drop-dead gorgeous looks and workmanship, outstanding tonewoods, exceptional playbility, and great sound. Simply awesome.