Nik Huber Guitars - Flying Dolphin #6
Limited Flying Dolphin Series
Limited to only 25 instruments, the Flying Dolphin represents Nik's finest work.  The workmaship is exquisite and Flying Dolphin #6 is an incredible instrument.  It is a double stained Atlantic Blue Dolphin II with an exceptional 1-piece quilted maple top .  It has a nicely flamed Mahogany body with exquisite maple topside body purfling.  The Flying Dolphin includes an 85 piece Handcut Multi-Inlay made of Abalone, Black Pearl, Mother of Pearl, and Sterling Silver on the top of the body.  Body inlays are very unique, and very difficult to build.  Flying #6 also has the Brazilian Rosewood package consisting of a solid 1-piece Brazilian Rosewood Neck, Fingerboard, and backside cover plate.  This guitar has Nik’s Dolphin inlays in the position markers.  This one also has Ebony tuning keys, control knobs, tip, and a select 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.  #6 has a stop tail.  Additionally, Flying Dolphin #6 has gold hardware.   Drop-dead gorgeous looks and workmanship, outstanding tonewoods, exceptional playbility, and great sound.  Simply awesome.