The Traveler Guitar EG-1 Custom (Black) is a full 24 ¾” scale electric travel guitar featuring an on-board headphone amplifier with distortion and a 1/8” aux-in for connecting an mp3 player so you can play along with your favorite tracks. The EG-1 Custom includes a built-in Shadow E-Tuner, upgraded visual appointments including block inlays on its bound African mahogany neck, gold hardware, white-blackwhite binding on the black gloss alder body, gold humbucker with cream pickup ring and black dish knobs with gold caps.
Neck - African Mahogany
Body - Alder
Fingerboard - Ebonized Rosewood
Frets - 21-Jumbo
Scale Length - 24 3/4 in.
Fingerboard Inlays - Block
Neck Width at Nut - 1 5/8 in.
Body Width- 10 1/2 in.
Body Thickness- 1 5/8 in.
Overall Depth - 2 1/4 in.
Length - 28 1/2 in.
Weight - 4 lbs. 13 oz.
Pickup - Full-Size Humbucker
Hardware - Chrome 14:1 Gear Ratio (closed gear)
Electronics -Custom Pocket Rock-It Pre w/ Headphone Amp, Tone control, Clean/Distortion settings, 1/8″ aux-in for mp3 player, built in Shadow E-tuner
Finish - Black Gloss
Q: Are special strings needed for the EG-1 Custom guitar?
A: No, any conventional guitar strings you choose will work. The EG-1 Custom comes with D’Addario EXL110 Nickel plated Steel Round Wound Regular Light Electric Strings.
Q: Can I place a strap on my guitar?
A: Yes, the EG-1 Custom is equipped with two standard strap pins.
Q: Does the guitar have a truss-rod?
A: Yes, the EG-1 Custom has a fully adjustable truss rod with easy access through the end cap.
Q: Like the Pro-Series, does the EG-1 Custom have “Stethophones” or any personal listening device?
A: The EG-1 Custom is equipped with a built in headphone amplifier from Pocket Rock-It for private listening.
Q: Are batteries needed to operate the headphones?
A: Yes, the preamp/headphone amp is powered by a 9-volt battery. NOTE: When not in use, please remember to turn the Pocket Rock-It headphone amplifier into the off position so that no battery power is wasted.
Q: Can the EG-1 Custom plug into any of my amps?
A: Yes. In addition to its 1/8” headphone jack and 1/8” aux-in port, the EG-1 Custom has a standard 1/4” output jack for plugging into an amp or external recording device. The Pocket Rock-It headphone amplifier’s effects can also be used through an external amp.
Q: Are the body and neck one solid piece of wood?
A: No, the Traveler EG-1 Custom has an alder body with a bolt-on mahogany neck.
Q: What kind of pick-ups are installed in the EG-1 Custom?
A: The EG-1 Custom comes equipped with a standard full-size chrome-covered humbucker.
Q: Are there any moving parts on the EG-1 Custom?
A: No, the EG-1 Custom has no movable parts. When you take it out of its gig bag, you are ready to play.
Q: Is the scale of the EG-1 like my electric guitar?
A: Yes, the EG-1 Custom is a traditional full 24 3/4” scale.
Q: What accessories come with the Traveler EG-1?
A: The EG-1 Custom comes with a deluxe gig-bag, truss rod wrench, and warranty card.