Airline Vanguard Redburst
    Airline Vanguard Redburst
    Airline Vanguard Teaburst
    Airline Vanguard Teaburst
    Airline Vanguard Vintage Mint Green
    Airline Vanguard Vintage Mint Green

    Airline Vanguard - DEPOSIT

    Regular price$150.00 USD
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    $1,050.00 USD raised of $3,600.00 USD goal

    29% funded

    Final price will be $699USD. Additional costs may apply for residents outside of the US. Your deposit will count against this final price. Place your deposit NOW to help this project become a reality! ETA: Fall/Winter 2022.

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    Story

    Vintage guitar collectors will surely be familiar with Kay's line of student guitars from the 1960s. For some of you, the Vanguard may have even been your first guitar!

    We've always loved the look of the Vanguard, and frankly, we're not sure why it's taken so long for us to give it the old Eastwood treatment. So without further adieu... here it is!

    The Airline Vanguard will pay tribute to the original in many ways, except that this will be far from a student-level instrument. For today's guitarist, we plan to recreate this iconic vintage model with modern and quality components, providing all of the 60’s vibe, but with none of the sacrifices that can often come with using these student model beauties on the stage or in the studio.

    *NOTE*: Images are renderings. They are shown only as a reference for our intended design.

    Planned Features & Specs
    • Body: Solid Basswood
    • Neck: Bolt-on, one-piece maple, Modern C Shape
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood, Dot markers
    • Scale Length: 25 1/2" (648mm)
    • Width at the Nut: 1 5/8" (41mm)
    • Pickups: 2x Valco Argyle Single Coils
    • Switching: 3-Way Toggle
    • Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone
    • Bridge: Roller Tune-o-matic, Vintage Vibrola-Style Vibrato
    • Hardware: Nickel/Chrome Vintage Style Tuners
    • Strings: D'Addario #10
    Case Fit

    Premium Soft Case: Standard Guitar Optional Add-On (Can be purchased when paying remaining balance)

    How do Deposits work?
    Learn More about our Bring it Back campaign here.

    WITH EVERY ORDER

    Zero-Risk Returns
    It takes time to know whether or not a new instrument is for you. So, we give you 45 days after delivery to decide!

    Fast Shipping
    With shipping origins around the world, experience the same fast shipping speed no matter where we ship from. PLUS, shipments within the US, UK, and EU are absolutely FREE.

    Lifetime Limited Warranty
    All guitars come with a lifetime-limited warranty, with options to upgrade.

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