about canadianbreed

Canadianbreed is a small custom guitar shop specializing in handbuilt handcarved solid and semi hollow body guitars in bolt on and set neck designs!

All guitars are built to customer specifications within the parameters of the model selected.
All wood is hand selected and all pickups are hand wound to each builds according to customers tonal requirements.

For the past 7 years Bill Scheltema has been honing his designs to bring to most visually inspired designs while maintaining control over all aspects of each build from the feel of the neck to the tone of the pickups.

If you are looking for a one off design that is not within Canadianbreed catalogue then Bill will walk you through the process to bring you a very unique guitar.

Bills shop is open to visits and discussions in order to bring you comfort in knowing that your new guitar will be in safe hands.

to contact Bill you can call him direct at 519-444-4141 or email him.

Model Pricing

All pricing is split into 3 equal payments. Does not include applicable taxes or shipping

$ 2750 .00
  • Spanish Cedar bodies & necks
  • Rosewood fingerboards
  • Tuneomatic bridges
  • Handmade tailpieces
  • Custom wound Pickups
  • P90s, Scheltrons or Humbuckers
  • many more options!
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$ 1500 .00
  • Alder, Swampash bodies
  • 1 & 2 piece maple necks
  • Rosewood fingerboards
  • Hipshot, tele half and stoptail bridges
  • Custom 2 pce pickguards
  • Kluson or Grover tuners
  • Solid or trans finishes
  • Custom wound pickups
  • P90s, Humbuckers, WRHBs, single coils
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$ 2900 .00
  • Spanish Cedar bodies & necks
  • Handcarved necks and tops
  • Redwood or maple caps
  • Burst finishes
  • Custom pickups
  • P90s or humbuckers
  • CTS pots, switchcraft switches
  • includes case
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$ 1800 .00
  • Swampash and alder bodies
  • 4 & 5 string
  • 1 or 2 piece maple necks
  • Custom body shapes
  • Custom wound pickups
  • Solid or trans finishes
  • 34 inch scale lengths
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Canadianbreed Specializes in hand build classic electric guitars inspired by the past built with passion.

  • Brussels, Ontario
  • 1-519-444-4141
  • billscheltema@gmail.com
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