There is another Electra Glide on t'bay at the moment with the optimistic line in the description. Bond Electraglide. 718 likes 5 talking about this. The Bond Electraglide was a carbon fiber electric guitar manufactured by Bond Guitars between 1984 Bond Electraglides were used by several wellknown musicians at the time, including U2s The Edge, Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics and Will Sergeant of Echo& the Bunnymen.
Around 1000 were Bond Guitars was set up by Andrew Bond (d. 1999) in Muir of Ord, Scotland, in 1984. The company ceased trading in 1986. An odd guitar, now difficult to find in working condition. See reviews and prices for the Bond Electraglide, as used by The Edge, Mick Jones, Johnny A.
and others. Super rare Bond Electraglide carbon fiber guitar. I won't Bond electra glide manualidades you with all the details since if you are looking at this you know what it is. The bond electraglide. Notable users of the Electraglide were Mick Jones, The Edge, Will Sergeant, John Turnbull and Dave Stewart. BOND made the ELECTRAGLIDE between 1984 and 1986. I had a Bond Electraglide.
Was in London for a business trip sometime in the very early 90's and on a day off, was out with a friend looking at music shops. We drove past I think it was called" Second Oct 28, 2015 A girl who used to work with us in the Eighties was Andrew Bond's cousin& he gave her husband one of the guitars after the company went bust.
Never played it but he told me that the stepped fretboard was really hard to get to grips with, he could play ascending runs ok but struggled going down. Can't see one without thinking of Big Audio Dynamite. The Bond Electraglide was a carbon fiber electric guitar manufactured by Bond Guitars between 1984 and 1985.
It resembled a matteblack, 3pickup Gibson Melody Maker (although with the 1962 onwards double cutaway), with a unique stepped phenolic resin fingerboard instead of traditional frets.
Feb 03, 2010 Electra Glide Guitar in Black Duration: 4: 12. Guitar World 12, 103 views. 4: 12. Andy visits the" Bond Instruments" workshop Duration: 2: 11.