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With its unique modern-retro look and detachable tear-drop arm support, the Speedster represents a design revolution in travel guitars. In addition to its compact size and portability, the Speedster is built for performance with a high-output dual-rail humbucker pickup, a unique roller-style bridge, and volume and tone controls. With the arm support detached for travel, the whole package fits neatly inside a high quality gig bag (included) and is small enough to stow in airline overhead compartments. The Traveler Speedster is great for the rocker on the run!
Neck Through Body - Eastern American Hard Maple
Fingerboard -Ebonized Rosewood
Frets - 22-medium
Scale Length - 24 3/4 in.
Fingerboard Inlays - Pearloid
Neck Width at Nut - 1 3/4 in.
Body Width - 7 1/2 in. (with upper arm-support detached)
Length - 28 in.
Weight - 4.5 lbs.
Pick-ups - Dual-Rail Humbucker
Hardware - Chrome 14:1 Gear ratio (closed gear)
Electronics - Volume/Tone
Q: Are special strings needed for the Speedster guitar?
A: No. Any guitar string you chose will work. The Speedster comes equipped with D’Addario EXL110 Nickelplated Steel Round Wound Regular Light Electric Strings.
Q: Can the upper arm support be removed?
A: Yes, the upper arm support can be removed for ultimate portability and traveling.
Q: How is the upper arm support attached to the body?
A: The upper arm support is held on by a solid brass thumbscrew and support pin. The thumbscrew makes it easy to attach and detach the upper arm support from the body. There are no tools needed.
Q: Can I put a strap on my guitar?
A: Yes, the Speedster is fully capable of accommodating a strap by means of a strap pin and the upper arm support thumbscrew that doubles as the rear strap pin.
Q: Does the guitar have a truss-rod?
A: Yes, the Speedster has a fully adjustable truss rod, with easy access through the endcap.
Q: Like the Traveler Pro Series, does the Speedster have ""Stethophones"" or any personal listening device?
A: The Speedster is not equipped with ""Stethophones,"" but there are a number of personal listening options such as the Pandora’s Box from Korg, and mini amps from Fender which allow for private, amplified listening.
Q: Can the Speedster plug into any of my amps?
A: Yes, the Speedster has a standard 1/4""-output jack, adjacent to the volume and tone control knobs.
Q: Is the body and neck a solid piece of wood?
A: Yes, each Speedster uses a solid piece of Eastern American Hard Maple for the neck and body.
Q: What kind of pick-up is installed in the Speedster?
A: The Speedster is equipped with a dual-rail humbucker.
Q: What can I compare scale length to?
A: The Speedster scale length is the same as the Les Paul: 24 ¾ inch with 22 frets, and a 2 1/8 inch string spacing at the saddle.
Q: Is the Speedsters bridge adjustable?
A: Yes, the Speedster is equipped with a Roll-O-Matic bridge. It is adjustable for intonation and string spacing.
Q: What color options are there for the Speedster?
A: The Speedster comes in two finishes, Glossy Black, Candy Apple Red Metallic and Black Metallic.
Q: What accessories come with the Speedster?
A: The Speedster comes with a heavy duty travel bag, truss rod wrench, owners manual, and warranty card.
Q: What kind of warranty does the Speedster have?
A: The Speedster comes with a three year limited warranty.
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Speedster Left Handed Travel Electric Guitar
The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for three years and labor for 90 days from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.