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The Traveler Escape is a full-scale acoustic travel guitar built like no other! With its ergonomic body design and full-scale neck, the Escape truly preserves the organic playing experience of a full-size guitar, yet fits easily into airline overhead compartments. The Escape is equipped with a Custom Shadow Piezo pickup system & preamp so you can play through an amp or plug headphones directly into the guitar and play anytime, anywhere.
Neck - Maple
Body - Alder
Fingerboard - Rosewood
Frets - 22-medium
Scale Length - 25 1/2 in.
Fingerboard Inlays - Pearloid
Neck Width at Nut - 1 3/4 in.
Body Width - 8 1/4 in.
Length - 29 in.
Weight - 3.75 lbs.
Pick-ups - Shadow Piezo
Hardware - Chrome 14:1 Gear Ratio (Closed Gear)
Electronics - Custom Shadow pre w/ onboard EQ and Headphone Amp
Q: Are special strings needed for the Escape guitar?
A: No, any guitar strings you choose will work. The Escape 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, the Escape is equipped with two standard strap pins.
Q: Does the guitar have a truss-rod?
A: Yes, the Escape has a fully adjustable truss rod, with easy access through the endcap.
Q: Like the Traveler Pro Series, does the Escape have ""Stethophones"" or any personal listening device?
A: The Escape is equipped with a preamp/headphone amp that allows you to control your volume, treble, and bass with a switch to change to headphones or amplifier.
Q: Are Batteries needed to operate the headphones?
A: Yes, the preamp/headphone amp is powered by a 9-volt battery.
Q: Can the Escape plug into any of my amps?
A: Yes, the Escape has a standard 1/4 inch output that is used when wanting to amplify your guitar. You will have the options of volume, treble, and bass control. The preamp/headphone amp has a switch between amp and headphones, make sure when using the Escape through an amp you switch to ""amp"". NOTE: If you leave your Escape plugged in while not in use, you will still be draining battery power. Please unplug your guitar when not in use.
Q: Is the body and neck a solid piece of wood?
A: No, the Traveler Escape's body is alder, with a maple bolt on neck.
Q: What kinds of pick-ups are installed in the Escape?
A: The Escape comes with a Shadow, under the saddle, acoustic piezo pick-up.
Q: What kind of warranty does The Traveler Escape have?
A: The Traveler Escape comes with a three year limited warranty.
Q: Where can I see and play the Escape?
A: Please use our dealer locator or call us at 1-800-476-1591 Monday through Friday PST and we will be glad to help you in any way.
Q: Are there any moving parts on the Escape?
A: No, the Escape has no movable parts. When you take it out of it's gig bag, you are ready to play.
Q: Is the scale of the Escape like my acoustic?
A: Yes, the Escape is a traditional full 25 1/2 inch scale.
Escape Travel Acoustic 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.