Around the shop with Strobel Travel Guitars – April 2016

By russ on Saturday, January 14th, 2017 in Shop Notes. No Comments

Testing out low cost travel guitar prototype (wk14).  Need to make a template for Sunpost Neck pocket (to fit Sunpost necks).  Cut a Sunpost body in half to make a top and bottom template.  Low Cost bridge is ¼” closer to neck since I used a Custom Rambler template for neck pocket.  Locating VOL and […]

Around the Shop with Strobel Travel Guitars – March 2016

By russ on Friday, October 21st, 2016 in Shop Notes. No Comments

  Working on STROBELCASTER™ travel guitars  (wk9).  Glued in body washers on B2.  Slotted nut with .056” string clearance. Had to replace bridge as low E saddle was stuck.  Changed knobs on W1 with Kent Armstrong pickups.  Replaced guard on W3, old guard had low output – turned out middle pick up wires were reversed […]

Check out Elliott Randall Reelin’ about his Rambler Guitar.

By russ on Friday, September 26th, 2014 in Travel Guitars. No Comments

Since we met at NAMM earlier this year, we’ve really enjoyed getting to know Elliott Randall and getting his thoughts on the Rambler Professional Electric Travel Guitar. Below is a snippet from his review of the Rambler, in case you haven’t seen it yet. Below Elliott is trying out one of our first Rambler STROBELCASTER […]