Perfect fretwork: how we make the best possible feeling guitar frets

Those of you who have played a Claas instrument know what I’m talking about – you’ve experienced the superior, incredibly smooth feeling frets we have on all of our guitars and basses.  As musicians, many of us have also experienced the opposite. It is taken as standard that frets encounter all sorts of problems, and […]

What is an ergonomic guitar? – The Claas Guitars Moby Dick

‘Ergonomic’ is a term used all the time in marketing guitars and basses. A big brand might tell you that their latest model features an ‘ergonomically designed body’, or something like that. But with some modern guitars designed today, the word is used in a different way. We don’t say that these guitars are ‘ergonomically […]

The NECORE NECK – unique Claas Guitars neck joint

The NECORE NECK – the unique Claas Guitars neck joint Besides the iconic body shape of our guitars, their most standout feature is surely our unique neck joint design, which we call the NECORE Neck. It is a combination of: an extended neck width beyond the fretboard a long contact surface between the body and […]