3. Durgin Originals

Instruments & fine furniture


Rosewood Guitar

Modeled after the Martin D-28, this dreadnought style guitar is made with Bolivian Rosewood sides and back with an Adirondack Spruce top and curly maple, one-piece binding. The neck is made with Honduran Mahogany with an Ebony fret board and bridge. The nut, saddle and pins are made of natural bone.

“Hey man…great meeting you guys! Thanks for coming to the show! That’s certainly a guitar and Chris is a great builder!”

Trey Hensleyat Muddy Creek Cafe, Sparta, NC

Click here to hear Trey Hensley playing this guitar.

Beautiful Dreadnought guitar with curly maple sides and back with Englemann Spruce top. The neck is made with Honduran Mahogany with an ebony fret board and bridge. The saddle, nut and bridge are made of natural bone.

Curly Maple Guitar

Maple Dobro

This dobro has curly maple back, sides and top. The neck and binding are made of Honduran Mahogany with a ebony fretboard and maple peg-head.

Long-necked “Segar” style, 5-string banjo. The neck is made of black walnut with a curly maple fret board and peg-head cover. The 12 inch pot is curly maple with a black walnut edge.

Segar-style Banjo

These instruments are all made with detachable

necks using a “pin design”.

Wall Table

Table Model

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Chris Durgin

456 Ballpark Road

Sparta, NC 28675