In addition to the Santa Cruz 00-Skye, Eric uses Santa Cruz Guitar Company strings. He plays with Alaska fingerpicks, and a Fred Kelly extra-heavy thumb pick. When flatpicking, Eric uses a three-cornered, 1.5mm TAD60 by Blue Chip. His capos are made by Phil Elliott. For amplification Skye uses an AKG 214 large diaphragm condenser. The sneakers are Pumas.