Category Archives: News

Manne for Soundwave distribution

SWD is a new line of Manne instruments, produced from scratch in our shop in Schio, Italy, which will be distributed in brick and mortar shops by Soundwave distribution. Although sold at a slightly lower price point, these instruments were developed …

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Article (in Italian) of Cats – Mensile del Giornale di Vicenza cats

Tone of electrical circuits

Interview with Michael Tauber-Atelier der Tonkust. Do the features of components of the guitar circuit, we are talking about cables, pots, capacitor, shielding, circuit layout, affects the tone of the instrument? Yes. If you make the same circuit with two …

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Guitar prices and artisanal values

Here is a nice video from Juha Ruogangas on the subject of guitar prices: There are many great points both for guitar makers and for guitarists. Here is my comment on the posted video about a subject that to …

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Double Contact Input Jack

When I saw this jack connector I thought: “that’s smart!” So this is the new double contact connector we are now using for all mono outputs. The double contacts provide for a stable connection, even if the jack is pulled …

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Manne started producing guitars with CNC in the ’90’s with the Bolty model. At that time we had a steel fabrication shop in our area making pre-worked parts for us. This year I decided I was ready to take advantage …

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Federico Malaman asked us for a fretted Vibrabass 32” . Here is the live-on-facebook test he did when he came to pickup the bass!!

Fabrizio Grossi

Fabrizio Grossi and his Malibu with Supersonic Blues Machine & Robben Ford

Marco Fanton

Marco Fanton demos here are demos done by Marco Fanton with Line 6 Helix – Acoustic Patch with IR with the Acustivibe and with the T-bone


SHADOWSIDE – ALIVE (Official video), taken from the new album SHADES OF HUMANITY (2017). Preview the full album at…