Wanna design your own guitar and buy it?
There’s a few companies that let you do just that – but the quality of said guitars isn’t always up to par. You don’t want to spend hundreds or even thousands on a nice new custom guitar only to have some shambolic mess built from assorted Chinese bargain parts arrive in the mail.
Obviously, we’ve taken the quality of the instruments into account when doing research for this article, and we also take into account the quality of the website, variety of options, and general ease of the design process.
We also take into account that the word “custom” gets thrown around a lot as a buzzword that actually means “a couple options on our flagship model”. We don’t care for marketing obfuscation – when we say custom, we mean fully custom.
Here are the best sites to build your own guitar on:
If you’re looking for something a little more hands-on (but not too much), this guitar kit article is for you.