Category Archives: Guitars

MadTurk T-Blade for Andy Boulton of Tokyo Blade

Andy Boulton of Tokyo Blade has commissioned his own custom version guitar from MadTurk Guitars, now named as MadTurk T-Blade. This model is now available to everyone who want the best possible guitar, purpose built to the specifications of a … Continue reading

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Andy Boulton of Tokyo Blade has a new MadTurk Prophet Custom guitar

For a new project Andy needed a new guitar which would have the great vintage tones of a 60’s Strat. An original one would of course cost thousands and very hard to find but as he’s already a user of … Continue reading

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Restoration of a Genuine Vintage 60’s Fender Stratocaster

There are times in life when you get what you wish for and restoring this great vintage Strat was one of those times. It’s more and more rare to find a true vintage guitar, let alone one to do a … Continue reading

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62 & 64 Fender Strats to work on!

Sometimes you get what you wish for and recently I have been given the task of working on two Strats, a 62 and a 64! They were brought over by Peter Vardigans who owns a great collection of guitars and … Continue reading

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What difference does the choice of wood make?

I’m always asked about the types of wood for guitars and what affect they have on the overall sound. The answer is not so simple because some guitars are affected less and some to a great extent. Guitars that have … Continue reading

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New Deliveries

Been busy delivering various guitars recently and hence a break in the blogs for the various subjects of what makes great tone. I will carry on shortly with topics of paint, pick-ups, and settings in various articles. In the meantime … Continue reading

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Best guitars in the world – Period!

There is no argument. MadTurk’s philosophy is quite simple; if your guitar has a clean, rich deep tone and allowed to sustain in harmony with the whole guitar, then that tone can be shaped by the musician to any tone … Continue reading

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