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.