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New Instruments For Sale

We are excited to now offer Scott Hausmann’s guitars, mandolins, and ukuleles directly to our customers at discounted prices. These completely hand-made instruments rival the quality of the larger contemporary manufacturers, and we think they’re a great value in today’s marketplace. All instruments are supplied with a hardshell case, and come with a lifetime warranty to the original owner.

You can read about Scott’s background and see  examples of his work here:

Scott Hausman lutherie background
Scott Hausmann instrument portfolio

Please feel welcome to contact Scott directly if you have any questions, or you want to talk with him about ordering a custom instrument made to your personal specifications.


Whetstone 0 12 Fret #1036


Scale Length:    24.9″
Body Width:      13.5″
Nut Width:        1-3/4″

Back & Sides:    Honduran Mahogany
Soundboard:     Honduran Mahogany
Tuners:               Waverly


These outstanding slot-head guitars will simply amaze you with their presence and tonal clarity. This all mahogany beauty delivers dynamic tone with incredible resonance and tonal character. The flitch-matched top and back make this a really special instrument at a very reasonable price.

Discounted Price: SOLD

Whetstone Dreadnought #1038

Whetstone #1038Specifications:

Scale Length:    25.4″
Body Width:      15-1/2″
Nut Width:        1-3/4″

Back & Sides:    Indian Rosewood
Soundboard:     Adirondack Spruce
Tuners:               Waverly


This Whetstone Dreadnought is a steal for handmade quality, attention to detail, and tone. It’s a very special thing when it all comes together. This is the biggest-sounding Whetstone we’ve heard yet. Big and balanced bass, clear mids, and pleasing trebles make this beauty a superb bluegrass guitar.

Discounted Price:  $2,350

Whetstone 000 #1043

Whetstone #1043Specifications:

Scale Length:    24.75″
Body Width:      15″
Nut Width:        1-3/4″

Back & Sides:    African Mahogany
Soundboard:     Sitka Spruce
Tuners:               Gotoh 16:1


This is a particularly nice sounding short scale OM style guitar with a warm bass, rich mid-tones, and clear bright trebles. It’s a great all around instrument, and well suited for singer songwriters and country blues musicians.

Discounted Price:  $1,850