Arch Top Guitars


Arch Top models from Eastman, and soon, others. This is just the beginning of Fret Central's offerings.


Laminated Arch Top Guitars

Eastman AR371CE Classic

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, vintage style tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$899.00

Eastman AR371CE Sunburst

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, vintage style tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$899.00

Eastman AR371CE Blond

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, vintage style tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$899.00

Eastman AR372CE Sunburst

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, vintage style tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design. Also available with Blond, and Classic finishes

$999.00
$999.00
$999.00

Eastman AR403CE Classic

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard with vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$899.00

Eastman AR403CED

$999.00

Eastman AR403CE Sunburst

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard with vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$899.00

Eastman AR405E Classic

Laminated Maple top, laminated Maple back and sides with Rosewood tailpiece and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior mid range and volume. Traditional 16" non cutaway , Mounted P-90 with a custom pickup ring.

$919.00

Eastman AR405E Sunburst

Laminated Maple top, laminated Maple back and sides with Rosewood tailpiece and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior mid range and volume. Traditional 16" non cutaway , Mounted P-90 with a custom pickup ring.

$919.00

Eastman T49/v Antique Classic

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, antiqued tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,195.00

Eastman T49/v Antique Amber

Laminated maple top, back and sides. Rosewood bridge and fretboard, antiqued tailpiece with vintage tone, superior midrange, and volume. Classic Florentine cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,195.00

Eastman T49D/v Antique Classic

$1,519.00

Eastman T49D/v Antique Amber

$1,519.00

Eastman T64/v Antique Classic

Laminated Maple top. Deluxe laminated Maple back and sides. Ebony Fingerboard. Maple Neck. Lollar P-90 pickups.

$1,599.00

Eastman T64/v Antique Amber

Laminated Maple top. Deluxe laminated Maple back and sides. Ebony Fingerboard. Maple Neck. Lollar P-90 pickups.

$1,599.00

Eastman T64/v Antique Gold Burst

Laminated Maple top. Deluxe laminated Maple back and sides. Ebony Fingerboard. Maple Neck. Lollar P-90 pickups.

$1,599.00

Solid Top with Laminated Back and Sides.

Eastman AR503CE Classic

Carved Spruce top, laminated back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,279.00

Eastman AR503CE Sunburst

Carved Spruce top, laminated back and sides. Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard with vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,279.00

Eastman AR580CE Honeyburst

Carved Spruce top, laminated back and sides. Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard with vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,519.00

Eastman AR580CE Blue

Carved Spruce top, laminated back and sides. Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard with vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, mounted humbucking pickup design.

$1,399.00

Eastman T58/v Antique Classic

A full-size 16” thinline in our new Antique Varnish. Carved Spruce Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual TV Jones pickups.

$1,919.00

Eastman T58/v Antique Amber

A full-size 16” thinline in our new Antique Varnish. Carved Spruce Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual TV Jones pickups.

$1,839.00

Solid Carved Wood

Eastman AR603CE Classic

Carved Spruce top, solid carve mahogany back/sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design.

$1,639.00

Eastman AR603CE Sunburst

Carved Spruce top, solid carve mahogany back/sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design.

$1,639.00

Eastman AR603CED

$1,999.00

Eastman AR603CED Sunburst

$1,999.00

Eastman AR605CE Classic

Carved Spruce top, solid carve mahogany back/sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design.

$1,639.00

Eastman AR605CE Sunburst

Carved Spruce top, solid carve mahogany back/sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design.

$1,639.00

Eastman AR605CED

$1,999.00

Eastman AR605CED Sunburst

$1,999.00

Eastman AR610CE Classic

Carved spruce top, carved mahogany back and sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Vintage tone with superior midrange and volume. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Also available in non-cutaway design.

$1,719.00
$1,599.00

Eastman AR803CE Classic

Classic Venetian cutaway. Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Kent Armstrong HPAG-1 Neck Pickup.

$2,099.00

Eastman AR803CE Sunburst

Classic Venetian cutaway. Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Kent Armstrong HPAG-1 Neck Pickup.

$2,099.00

Eastman AR805 Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece and fretboard. Kent Armstrong Foating HJGS6-GD neck pickup.

$1,719.00

Eastman AR805CE Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece and fretboard. Kent Armstrong Foating HJGS6-GD neck pickup.

$2,239.00

Eastman AR805CE Sunburst

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece and fretboard. Kent Armstrong Foating HJGS6-GD neck pickup.

$2,239.00

Eastman AR810CE Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup

$2,319.00

Eastman AR810CE Sunburst

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup

$2,319.00

Eastman AR810CE 7 String Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup. Also available in Sunburst Finish.

$2,319.00
$2,319.00

Eastman AR905CE Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup

$2,919.00

Eastman AR905CE Blond

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup. Also available in Sunburst Finish.

$2,879.00
$2,919.00

Eastman AR910CE Classic

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup. Also available in Sunburst finish.

$2,999.00
$2,999.00

Eastman AR910CE Blond

Old-World craftsmanship creates a new jazz standard. Carved spruce top, carved maple back and sides with Ebony bridge, tailpiece, pickguard and fretboard. Classic Venetian cutaway, floating pickup design. Floating Kent Armstrong HJGS6-GD neck pickup.

$3,039.00

John Pisano Signature Series

Eastman AR380CE

World renowned jazz guitarist John Pisano worked with Eastman Guitars to create a signature model that encompasses every feature and spec he ever wanted in a guitar. In collaboration with Kent Armstrong pickups, John helped design a pickup that covers the complete tonal spectrum. The guitars sound as great plugged in as they do acoustically.

$1,279.00

Eastman AR680CE

Designed by renowned guitarist John Pisano. Carved spruce top, carved mahogany back and sides with Rosewood bridge, tailpiece and pickguard. Custom Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup.

$2,319.00

Eastman AR880CE Classic

Designed by renowned guitarist John Pisano. Carved spruce top, flamed maple back and sides with Ebony bridge and pickguard. Custom Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup.

$2,999.00

Eastman AR880CE Sunburst

Designed by renowned guitarist John Pisano. Carved spruce top, flamed maple back and sides with Ebony bridge and pickguard. Custom Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup.

$2,999.00

Eastman AR880CE Blond

Designed by renowned guitarist John Pisano. Carved spruce top, flamed maple back and sides with Ebony bridge and pickguard. Custom Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup.

$2,999.00

Other Eastman Signature Series Models.

Eastman FV680CE Sunburst

Designed in collaboration with the renowned Ryan Thorell of Thorell Guitars, this guitar showcases the unique vision and signature style of Frank Vignola. The sound ranges incredibly from very woody and sweet using strong picking attacks all the way to dark and mellow when taking a lighter approach. Overall, the open quality to the tone gives this guitar a very relaxed feel, just the way Frank Vignola would have it.

$2,399.00

Eastman PG1

Traditional archtop performance with a uniquely contemporary look and feel. The Pagelli Signature Series, designed in Switzerland by Claudio and Claudia Pagelli, is handcrafted in the Eastman workshop of AAA spruce and maple tonewoods. Its attractive asymmetrical 17 design features modern F-holes. A bold artistic statement from every point of view, the Pagelli Signature Archtop has become the instrument of choice for Emanuel Schmidt and other top artists.

$2,999.00

Eastman PG-2

Traditional archtop performance with a uniquely contemporary look and feel. The Pagelli Signature Series, designed in Switzerland by Claudio and Claudia Pagelli, is handcrafted in the Eastman workshop of AAA spruce and maple tonewoods. Its attractive asymmetrical 17 design features modern F-holes. A bold artistic statement from every point of view, the Pagelli Signature Archtop has become the instrument of choice for Emanuel Schmidt and other top artists.

$3,439.00

Eastman ER1 "El Rey"

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany back and sides with classic “Big Box” jazz and blues tones. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,539.00

Eastman ER1 "El Rey" Classic Sunburst

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany back and sides with classic “Big Box” jazz and blues tones. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,539.00

Eastman ER2 "El Rey"

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Maple back and sides with a broad tonal palette; from jazz to blues to rock. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,799.00

Eastman ER2 "El Rey" Sunburst

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Maple back and sides with a broad tonal palette; from jazz to blues to rock. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,799.00

Eastman ER3 "El Rey"

Taking a slight departure from full-sized archtop guitars, Eastman partnered with Otto D’Ambrosio to design the El Rey. These completely handcarved 14” electric guitars are for the player who demands tomorrow’s cutting edge instruments, today. With the patented “neck block cutaway” construction, they are ideal for any musical application. The El Rey series features Kent Armstrong pickups, gold plated Gotoh hardware, and a 25” scale length. Lightweight and versatile, these hand-crafted guitars are available in: classic, sunburst, classic/sunburst. Deluxe hardshell case included.

$1,799.00

Eastman ER3 "El Rey" Sunburst

Taking a slight departure from full-sized archtop guitars, Eastman partnered with Otto D’Ambrosio to design the El Rey. These completely handcarved 14” electric guitars are for the player who demands tomorrow’s cutting edge instruments, today. With the patented “neck block cutaway” construction, they are ideal for any musical application. The El Rey series features Kent Armstrong pickups, gold plated Gotoh hardware, and a 25” scale length. Lightweight and versatile, these hand-crafted guitars are available in: classic, sunburst, classic/sunburst. Deluxe hardshell case included.

$1,799.00

Eastman ER4 "El Rey"

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany back and sides with classic “Big Box” jazz and blues tones. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,879.00

Eastman ER4 "El Rey" Sunburst

The next-generation electric archtop is here! Solid Spruce Top, Solid Mahogany back and sides with classic “Big Box” jazz and blues tones. Superior feedback suppression at high volumes.

$1,879.00

Solid Carved Wood Thinline Models.

Eastman T184MX

A sleek 14” thinline with plenty of tone and style! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with a big-body sound for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups.

$1,839.00

Eastman T184MX-LS

A sleek 14” thinline with plenty of tone and style! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with a big-body sound for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups.

$1,839.00

Eastman T184MX Sunburst

A sleek 14” thinline with plenty of tone and style! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with a big-body sound for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups.

$1,839.00

Eastman T184MX Blond

A sleek 14” thinline with plenty of tone and style! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with a big-body sound for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups.

$1,839.00

Eastman T184MX Gold Burst

A sleek 14” thinline with plenty of tone and style! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with a big-body sound for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups.

$1,839.00

Eastman T185MX

A compact 15” thinline with the soul of a full-body archtop. Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with remarkable versatility for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan 59 Humbucker Pickups.

$1,919.00

Eastman T185MX Blond

A compact 15” thinline with the soul of a full-body archtop. Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with remarkable versatility for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan 59 Humbucker Pickups.

$1,919.00

Eastman T185MX Sunburst

A compact 15” thinline with the soul of a full-body archtop. Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with remarkable versatility for jazz, blues and rock. Dual Seymour Duncan 59 Humbucker Pickups.

$1,919.00

Eastman T185MX Gold Burst

$1,919.00

Eastman T186MX

A full-size 16” thinline at the “top of its class”! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker Pickups.

$1,999.00

Eastman T186MX Blond

A full-size 16” thinline at the “top of its class”! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker Pickups.

$1,999.00

Eastman T186MX Sunburst

A full-size 16” thinline at the “top of its class”! Carved Maple Top, Carved Mahogany back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker Pickups.

$1,999.00

Eastman T186MX Gold Burst

$1,999.00

Eastman T146M

A thinline guitar in the tradition of the great jazz archtops. Carved Spruce Top, Solid Maple back and sides with warm, full tones from its comfortable thinline body. Single Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup (HPAG-1).

$1,999.00

Eastman T146SM Sunburst

A thinline guitar in the tradition of the great jazz archtops. Carved Spruce Top, Solid Maple back and sides with warm, full tones from its comfortable thinline body. Single Kent Armstrong humbucker pickup (HPAG-1).

$1,999.00

Laminated Thinline Models.

Eastman T386

A full-size 16” thinline. Laminate Maple Top, Laminate Maple back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Kent Armstrong Humbucker Pickups.

$919.00

Eastman T386 Red

A full-size 16” thinline. Laminate Maple Top, Laminate Maple back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Kent Armstrong Humbucker Pickups.

$919.00

Eastman T386 Sunburst

A full-size 16” thinline. Laminate Maple Top, Laminate Maple back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Kent Armstrong Humbucker Pickups.

$919.00

Eastman T486 Black

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Pickups.

$1,039.00

Eastman T486 Red

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Pickups.

$1,039.00

Eastman T486 Sunburst

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Pickups.

$1,039.00

Eastman T486B

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Phat-Cat Pickups.

$1,199.00

Eastman T486B Black

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Phat-Cat Pickups.

$1,199.00

Eastman T486B Red

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Phat-Cat Pickups.

$1,199.00

Eastman T486B Sunburst

A full-size 16” thinline. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with versatile, responsive, with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Phat-Cat Pickups.

$1,199.00

Eastman T486 Ray Benson

Laminated top, back and sides. Maple neck with ebony fingerboard. Lollar pickups. Ray Benson signature model.

$1,439.00

Eastman T59/V Antique Classic

A full-size 16” thinline with Eastman's new Antique Varnish. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Pickups.

$1,519.00

Eastman T59/V Antique Amber

A full-size 16” thinline with Eastman's new Antique Varnish. Deluxe Laminate Top, Deluxe Laminate back and sides with plenty of tone and attitude! Dual Seymour Duncan Pickups.

$1,519.00