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The New & Improved Abstract Tiberius

Ed Roman Now Offers A Similar Model that Costs Less and has Many More Features.

You can easily tell the difference: The Turner Neck Is A Glue On Model The Roman Is A Neck Thru Body


Denny Laine "Wings" Moody Blues,  Lindsey Buckingham & Ed Roman 2008
Check This Out  I Call It The Tiberius 



Basic Model 1 $3,395.00

Renaissance & Model 1 Guitars
The Most Acoustic Sounding Electric Guitar Available Today.

 Below Is The New Ed Roman Tiberius 1  
All The Info Is Here To Make A Comparison
Ed Roman Had No Choice,
He had to make it better or no one would have bought it.
Simple Economics

Many New Improvements Over The Original Turner Design
You can get traditional mounted pickups also
We are currently working on a bolt on design model

  New Roman Tiberius Model Old Turner Model One
  Less Money More Money
1 Neck Thru Body  Construction Old Model Was A Set Neck
2 Ebony Fretboard Available Old Model Just Available In Rosewood
3 Lightweight Version Free Old Model Cost $300.00 Extra For Lightweight
4 All Solid Wood Parts & Plastic Pickup Plate & Tailpiece
5 Hardmounted Pickups Old Model Had Floating & Turning Pickups
6 1 Piece Necks  5 Piece Necks 9 Piece Necks Old Model 1Piece or 5 Piece Necks
7 Dual Hum Traditional Mount Available Old Model  single rotating humbucker
8 No Heel On Neck Old Model Had Very Large Bulky Heel
9 Available In Custom Scales  24 3/4"    25"  25 1/2" Old Model Only Available In One Scale
10 Custom Wiring Available Anything Old Model Limited Custom Wiring
11 Black Saddle Piezo System Available Old Model Only Came With The Highland
12 Tone Pros Tune O Matic Bridge Standard Old Model Roll-O-Matic   (Not As Much Sustain)
13 Custom Inlays Available Old Model None Available
14 24 or 27 Frets Available Old Model 24 Fret Only
15 Circular Korina Tone Block For Enhanced Tone Old Model No Tone Block
16 Custom Knob Placement No Extra Charge Old Model Knobs Were Fixed Locations
17  New Improved Headstock Designs Old Model One Headstock Only
18 Multiple Choices For Headstocks Old Model One Headstock Only
19  Reinforced Headstock Volute Eliminates Breakages Old Model No Volute
20  Now Available In Korina Bodies Old Model Korina Never Available
21  Reinforced Bridge Mounting Inserts Old Model (The Bridge Could Bend & Destroy The Top)
22 Magnetic Cavity Covers Old Style Phillips Screws


Comparison Of The New Tiberius & Old Model 1

The Turner Uses A Set Neck. The Tiberius Is Neck Thru & It Has Much Better

Access To The Upper Register



Very Smooth & Clean Neck Joint


Much More To Come