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Traveler Guitar Speedster Travel Electric Guitar
In stock at Sam Ash
on 1-3-2018.
Product Description

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 DAddario 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 Pandoras 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 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.

Other Features Dual-Rail Humbucker Pickup,
Model Speedster