ViK Guitars will be exhibiting at booth #2539 at NAMM show 2020 on January 16-19 in Anaheim, CA. Come see what I will have on display. This year is going to be very special! The exhibit will include some top-secret projects built specifically for the show. See you there!
Waiting list for ViK Guitars orders is currently closed, meaning no new custom orders are accepted. You can use this form to send an inquiry for in-stock instruments or projects available for early booking. Thank you!
At this point ViK Guitars does not offer endorsement deals of any sort. Sorry about that.
While now and then you can see some exotic timbers in some of my builds I have a general policy where I prefer to stick with traditional tone woods selection for making my instruments. There are several reasons for this policy which come down to following: I like to know and fully understand physical and […]
As simple as it sounds I do not invest myself or anyone for that matter into making online demos of my instruments simply because I think online demos are useless or at the very least irrelevant and have very little to do with the actual sound or feel of an instrument. Most demos I see […]
At some point every luthier has to give a name to his creations or what is these days called a “brand name”. So far I’ve heard a few stories of the ViK name. One of them is about “Vik” being short from “Viking”, the other from Victor. However, the truth is quite simple. In western […]
For many years I was one of those builders who’d say that a handmade instrument is way better than the one made with a CNC process. And it still remains true on many levels. However I had to review some of those stand points after I got a chance to equip my own shop with […]