Abe Wechter has been designing and building guitars for over 30 years. It has been a long journey from his first guitar shop in Seattle, Washington, to his current shop in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Abe has designed and built handmade guitars for John McLaughlin, Al DiMeola, John Denver, Earl Klugh, BB King, Steve Howe, and Jonas Hellborg. He spent 9 years building Kasha model guitars with the late Richard Schneider during which time he also worked as a model-maker and designer for Gibson Guitars. From 1984 until 1996 Abe built custom guitars in his own shop, earning a reputation as one of the world's finest craftsmen and guitar designers.