Eastman Guitars set the quality standard for imported guitars and mandolins. Eastman's manufacturing history goes back two centuries and today, they still utilize handcrafted building techniques.
Eastman offers a full acoustic lineup that competes with the historic American made brands that everyone is familar with. Eastman also produces high quality electric guitars and many buyers choose the T-486 model. The T-486 is a 335 style electric guitar that sells for less than $1,200 dollars.
Despite their less expensive offerings, Eastman builds an instrument of high quality that can compete with most USA manufacturers.