BSR ‘PE’ (Pro Elite) & CR ‘VE’ (Vintage Pro Elite)
Featuring Premium Exotic Tone Woods

2016 Models

Available in either the BSR or BT Vintage Styles

(Quilted Maple)
(Tiger Maple)
(Flamed Walnut)
(Tiger Maple)


Model Street Price
BSR4PE or CR4VE $5395
BSR5PE or CR5VE $5495
BSR6PE or CR6VE $5695
Street price is actual price, NOT list price.


Feature Details
Body Wings

(5 Piece Laminated w/contrasting Laminates)

Bookmatched Top & Back Choices: **Macassar Ebony, Cocobolo, African Rosewood (Bubinga), African Walnut (Shedua) *Highly Figured Maples, *Figured Walnut, Brazilian Walnut (Imbuia), Zebrawood, or Morado/Pau Ferro (if available).

**Macassar Ebony Top is now a premeium option.

* for more available options see our current Price & Options List


5-Piece Laminated Aged Hardrock Maple & Morado/Pau Ferro with Graphite Inlaid Bars and Matching Wood Headstock. Precision handcarved and fit to exacting specifications.


Ebony (Quartersawn Macassar) with Mother of Pearl Top & Side Dots.

Fretless Ebony Fingerboard w/Side Dots; Blank $100, Lined $300.


Classic Hand Rubbed Dutch Varnish over Stradivari Gold Oil
(“Ken’s Secret Sauce”)

(optional: Hand Rubbed High Gloss Catalyzed Lacquer, +$1000)


Gold Smith Hardware & Dunlop “Dual Design” Straploks

(Black or Chrome is Optional)


Series/Parallel Switches with the Smith B.M.T. 3-Band 18-Volt EQ Circuit with adjustable DIP Frequency Switches for Bass, Mid. & Treble with Pickup Blend and Master Volume Control (Made in U.S.A.) & Smith Custom Bass Humbucking Pickups