Lopashnikov is S. S. Lopakka's custom AK-47-shaped baritone guitar. The instrument was hand-crafted by the Finnish Amfisound Guitars. In this section we take a closer look at the process and the guitar's details. For specifications click here.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
First drawings.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Square 1.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Demilitarising the AK-47.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Built in.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The on/off volume switch.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Removable parts.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Details.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The backside.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Amfisound logo.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The head plate.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The case.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The case inside.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

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