product types: 

  • ukuleles
  • acoustic guitars
  • bass guitars
  • electric guitars


Difiance Guitars make hand crafted electric and acoustic guitars, basses, and ukuleles. The business was founded by Rob Ristow who studied stringed instrument repair at Red Wing Technical college, graduating in 1992. Since then Ristow has made and repaired many instruments, working in first in Winona, Minnesota before starting a workshop in Saint Paul.

Source: Difiance Guitars website (8 December 2023)


Difiance Guitars Saint Paul , MN
United States
Minnesota US