Weighing in at just 3 1/2 pounds and measuring 28"" long, the Traveler Pro Series guitar remains a standard of innovation and design for travel guitars. Featuring a custom piezo pickup and a traditional single coil electric pickup, the Pro Series sounds great amplified through an acoustic or electric amp. It also has an internal resonant pickup coupled with a unique stethophone headset that allows private listening without batteries or amplifiers. The lap rest detaches for traveling, and the whole package fits in the included high-quality gig bag.
Neck Through Body - Eastern American Hard Maple
Fingerboard - Rosewood
Frets - 22-medium
Scale Length - 24 3/4 in.
Fingerboard Inlays - Vintage Clay Style
Neck Width at Nut - 1 3/4 in.
Body Width - 5 1/4 in. (Lap-rest stowed)
Length - 28 in.
Weight - 3.5 lbs.
Pickups - Shadow Piezo
Hardware - Chrome 14:1 Gear ratio (closed gear)
Electronics - 3-way pickup selector switch, Volume/Blend/Volume
Finish - Natural Satin Finish
Q: Are special strings needed for the Pro-Series guitar?
A: No. Any guitar string you chose will work. The Pro-Series comes equipped with D'Addario EJ15 Phosphor Bronze Round Wound Extra Light Acoustic Strings.
Q: Can I place a strap on my guitar?
A: Yes, each guitar comes with an extra thumbscrew that doubles as a strap pin.
Q: Does the guitar have a truss-rod?
A: Yes, the Pro-Series has a fully adjustable vintage style truss rod, with easy access through the endcap.
Q: Are Batteries needed to operate the ""Stethophones""?
A: No, it works using the same physics as a doctor's stethoscope.
Q: Can the Pro-Series plug into any of my amps?
A: Yes, the Pro-Series has a standard 1/4 in. output jack on the lap rest that is used when wanting to amplify your guitar. You will have the options of volume control as well as blending the acoustic and electric pick-up together.
Q: Is the body and neck a solid piece of wood?
A: Yes, each Pro-Series uses a solid piece of Eastern American Hard Maple for the neck and body.
Q: How is the lap rest attached to the body?
A: The lap rest is held on by a solid brass thumbscrew and support pin. The thumbscrew makes it easy to attach and detach the leg-rest from the body.
Q: What kinds of pick-ups are installed in the Pro-Series?
A: The Pro-Series comes with a standard single coil, in the bridge position, and a Shadow acoustic piezo pick-up under the saddle. You can switch between the electric and the acoustic pick-ups, or select both pick-ups at the same time and blend them together for a wide variety of tones.
Q: What can I compare the scale length to?
A: The Pro-Series scale length is the same as the Les Paul, 24-3/4 inch, with 22 frets, 2-inch string spacing at the saddle.
Q: What accessories come with the Pro-Series?
A: The Pro-Series comes with a heavy duty travel bag, Stethophone headset, extra thumb screw for strap attachment, allan wrench to adjust Stethophone, truss-rod wrench, owners manual, and warranty card.
Q: What kind of warranty does The Traveler Pro-Series have?
A: The Traveler Pro-Series comes with a three year limited warranty.