Custom Harpejji U12

$1,999.00

Body Material
Base Color
Sheen
  • Product Description

      The Harpejji U12 is the smallest harpejji model and is ideal for beginners, students, or for use as a solo/lead instrument. Choose your body material, color and sheen here.  For further customization see Paint Extras and Accent Plates in The Custom Shop. For options or colors not listed, please give a detailed description in the 'Special Instructions' box in your shopping cart. Don't worry... we will contact you to discuss any custom harpejji!
       
       
      BUILT TO ORDER IN 90-120 DAYS
            
        
       

      Choose the 'Contact Marcodi' payment option if you prefer to make a 50% deposit.

        

        All U12 models have these features:

        • 3 octave note range (C2-C5)
        • 12 strings and 15 frets
        • Single mono output
        • Master Volume Knob
        • Master Tone Knob
        • Included Accessories: 
          •      9V DC Power Supply for your country
          •      Ergonomic Tuning Wrench
          •      Saddle Height Adjustment Wrench
          •      Padded case by SKB

         

        BIRCH BODY:  25-ply birch plywood, white maple veneer, palest color, lightest weight, darker tone.
        MAPLE BODY:  13-ply hard rock maple, warm light color, strongest lows and richest highs.
        BAMBOO BODY:  Discontinued after March 2019

        MATTE CLEAR COAT:  Low shine, hides fingerprints, not ideal for dark colors.
        SATIN CLEAR COAT:  Shiny with blurred reflections.
        HIGH GLOSS CLEAR COAT: Sanded, buffed and polished to a dazzling lustre with crisp reflections.

          

        The 5 Harpejji Promises:

        1.  Authentic, expressive, versatile sound
        2.  New musical possibilities
        3.  Easy visual navigation
        4.  Minimal pattern memorization
        5.  Comfortable playing

          

         

    • Testimonials

    • Harpejji Model Comparison

      • Feature harpejji® u12   harpejji® g16  
        harpejji® k24
        Year Introduced 2015 2011 2010
        Number of Octaves 3 octaves 4 octaves 5 octaves
        Number of Strings 12 strings 16 strings 24 strings
        Note Range C2 to C5 (= lowest 3 octaves of g16) C2 to C6
        (Note: C2 is two whole tones below low E on a 6-string guitar)
        A0 to A5
        (Note: A0 is the lowest note on a piano)
        Number of Frets 15 frets 19 frets 15 frets
        Fret Type NEW! PepperoniTone® frets: Solid 3/16" rods for beefier tone, longer sustain, easier bends, and smoother slides Traditional guitar fretwire, wide Traditional guitar fretwire, wide
        Fret Material Specially-Designed Metal Alloy
        Maintains excellent electrical conductivity for extremely long periods of time with little or no cleaning
        18% Nickel-Silver
        Recommend cleaning frets once per week to ensure good electrical conductivity for electronic muting
        18% Nickel-Silver
        Recommend cleaning frets once per week to ensure good electrical conductivity for electronic muting
        Note Marker Shapes All-circular design
        Hollow C markers
        Saturn-style G markers
        Classic rhombus shapes
        Hollow C markers
        Classic rhombus shapes
        Hollow C markers
        Marker Board Removable and Replaceable Permanent Permanent
        Audio Outputs 1 1 2 (8 bass strings, 16 treble strings)
        Audio Output Jack (1) Female 1/4" Mono Jack (1) Female 1/4" Mono Jack (1) Female 1/4" TRS Jack
        Tip = Treble Strings
        Ring = Bass Strings
        Sleeve = Ground
        Control Knobs Left Knob: Master Volume
        Right Knob: Master Tone 
        Left Knob: Master Volume
        Right Knob: Master Tone
        Left Knob: Master Volume,
        Right Knob: Tone for Treble Strings
        Electronic String Muting YES
        Proprietary StrumClean®, independent electronic string muting on each string
        YES
        Proprietary StrumClean®, independent electronic string muting on each string
        YES
        Proprietary StrumClean®, independent electronic string muting on each string
        String Termination Quick-screw clamps, no winding necessary, no slipping/detuning Quick-screw clamps, no winding necessary, no slipping/detuning Quick-screw clamps, no winding necessary, no slipping/detuning
        String Tuners Easy front access with small hex-drive screwheads to prevent accidentally bumping out-of-tune Easy front access with small hex-drive screwheads to prevent accidentally bumping out-of-tune Easy front access with small hex-drive screwheads to prevent accidentally bumping out-of-tune
        Action Fully adjustable at both ends of string Fully adjustable at both ends of string Fully adjustable at both ends of string
        Intonation Fully adjustable intonation screws with anti-vibration dampers for safe transport Fully adjustable intonation screws with anti-vibration dampers for safe transport Fully adjustable intonation screws with anti-vibration dampers for safe transport
        Overall Body Dimensions (inches) 28.960" x 8.440" x 2" 32.171" x 10.250" x 2" 38.520" x 13.500" x 2"
        Instrument Weight

        10.5 lbs (birch)
        10.6 lbs (maple)
        11.0 lbs (bamboo)

        11.5 lbs (birch)
        12.8 lbs (maple)
        13.1 lbs (bamboo)

        19.5 lbs (birch)
        22.0 lbs (maple)
        24.3 lbs (bamboo)

    • Custom Gallery

      • This is a photo gallery of some custom harpejjis we made in the past, for ideas and references. Click on any photo to enlarge. To price out a custom harpejji, please go here:     The Custom Shop