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Handcrafted sind 1998


Design + innovation, quality + playability are the principles of our craft. Each guitar is built by hand at our workshop near Berlin, Germany.

Deimel Firestar

The Deimel Firestar is a new classic tool for creative and modern guitar music. It comes with a veriety of features and add ons as for example the built in piezo disc, built in LesLee® or kill switch, just to mention a few.  Find out more …

Deimel Firestar Artist Edition

The Deimel Firestar Artist Edition are an intense collaboration between Frank and his artist wife Kora. All Artist Editions are equipped with a Deimel Vibratone and a built in LesLee®. Find out more …

Deimel Firestar Ellipse

Deimel Firestar Ellipse

The Deimel Firestar Ellipse is a model that was prototyped first in 2014 by Frank and Kora. In 2017 the model has been further developed Read more …

Deimel Doublestar

A classic »vintage-like« feel and the the essence of two iconic guitar designs are the main originators for the creation of the Deimel Doublestar. Find out more …

Deimel Singlestar

The Deimel Singlestar is the successful variation of the Deimel Doublestar: the left cutaway is closed. This results in a stiffer bass response and even more sustain on all strings. Find out more …

Deimel Firestar Bass

The Deime Firestar Bass is born as a sibling bass of the very successful Deimel Firestar guitar. Being designed in the same manner as the Firestar guitar, the fusion of traditionally proven bass designs move onto a new step of comfort and elegance. Find out more …




Conversion Neck Deimel Firestar

We are happy to announce that from now on all Deimel Firestar can be built or extended with four different standard scales for infinite more options. All our Deimel Firestar necks are conversion necks. Find out more …

Luthier Guitar Show Madrid 2018

Luthier Guitar Show Madrid 2018

Meet us at the 1st Luthier Guitar Show in Madrid, Spain, this October 2018
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Superb block feature on our work!

We met James Philip Gascoigne aka »James’ Home of Tone« based in the UK at The Holy Grail Guitar Show. Please have a closer look at his blog »James’ Home of Tone«. It is such a superb description of what we as Deimel Guitarworks and moreover as a family working in the field of guitar making stand for. Thanks James!

Why do guitars cost what they cost?

Juha Ruokangas, owner of Ruokangas Guitar, talks about the value and cost of hand made guitars. We think it is a brilliant idea to nail this topic for once. We love building guitars, we live guitars 24/7 … so please watch the video if you question yourself about price tags on hand made guitars.

Meet the Maker at Groove Street 98

Meet The Maker: Deimel Guitarworks @ Groove Street 98

Thursday, 25th Oct 2018, 4–9 pm
Brussels, Koningsstraat 59 Rue Royale
Come and meet legendary guitar maker Frank + his partner Kora of Deimel Guitarworks, Germany. Frank and Kora will bring some unique instruments from their workshop and introduce us to technical and design innovations they have been working on over the last years such as the built in LesLee®. You don’t know yet what a LesLee® is? Come and join us for this special guitar event at Groove Street 98 in Brussels. Food and drinks will be served. Deimel Guitarworks and Groove Street 98 celebrate their 15th and 20th anniversary this year! 

Deimel Firestar Bass review at bassquarterly, 07/08-2018

If you speak German, don’t miss the July/August 2018 edition of bassquarterly. We got a mayor review on our Deimel Firestar Bass. The tested bass is for sale. Just PM us!

bassquarterly magazine

Deimel Guitarworks Berliner Morgenpost

Story about our workshop at Berlin's biggest newspaper / 07-23-2018

Reverb Presse

Hereinspaziert bei Deimel Guitarworks

Reverb hat uns dieser Tage interviewt und dabei ist ein sehr schönes und ausführliches Interview herausgekommen, welches ab sofort bei »Hereinspaziert« auf Reverb zu finden ist:


Great review on Deimel Firestar Baritone

If you speak German, don’t miss the May/June 2018 edition of grandgtrs. We got a mayor review on our Deimel Firestar Baritone version. All Deimel Firestars are available with conversion necks.

GrandGtrs magazine

built in stereo LesLee

First built in full stereo LesLee®

It has been quite a development, but we are proud to announce the first built in stereo LesLee® that we offer as an exclusive feature for Deimel Firestar guitars. Read more about the LesLee® functionality