All of our TL-styled electric guitar kits go together well and play great. The table below shows you all of the specifications for the Basic, Silver, Gold, and Platinum models.
|Basic T-styled Guitar Kit
|Silver T-styled Guitar Kit
|Gold T-styled Guitar Kit
|Platinum T-styled Guitar Kit
|Body||Alder, multiple pieces||Alder, 2 pieces|
|Shape and Carving||Traditional shape|
|Neck Type||Maple Neck with Maple fretboard||Maple Neck with Maple fretboard.
Pro-level fret work out of the box
|Neck Profile||Standard 25.5″ scale
Classic 60’s style oval
21.5mm thick at first fret
43.1mm wide at first fret
|Fretboard Profile||9.5″ Radius||12″ Radius|
|Nut||Standard plastic nut||Bone nut, slotted and shaped|
|Bridge||Basic 3 saddle bridge||Gotoh Ti-TC2 3-saddle bridge with In-Tune Saddles||Wilkinson WT-3 3-saddle bridge|
|String Anchoring||Strings are top-loaded||Strings are through body
with counter-sunk ferrules on back of body
|Pickups||2 basic single coils||Upgraded Wilkinson WT-N and WT-B||Upgraded Wilkinson WVTB and WVTN|
|Pickup Options||Various optional pickups available. Please see product pages.
(Note that optional pickups will not come pre-wired; soldering will be required)
|Controls||Standard Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3 way switch|
|Electronics||Basic||Upgraded||Upgraded, including CTS pots and Orange Drop Capacitor in tone circuit|
|Wiring||(Optional) NO SOLDERING REQUIRED!|
|Output Jack||Standard Chrome Output Plate and Jack||Electrosocket-styled Ouput Plate and Jack|
|Pickguard||Single Ply Black||3-Ply White with Black binding|
|Tuning Machines||Basic tuning machines||Gotoh SG381 tuning machines||Gotoh SG381 MG
High quality locking tuning machines
Improved tuning stability over basic
|Gotoh SG381 MG-T
High Quality Locking tuning machines
Staggered tuner height for further improved tuning stability
|Tuning Gear Ratio||1:16 tuner gear ratio|
|Tuner hole diameter||10mm|
|Strings||Strings Included||Major name brand Nickel-Plated Steel Strings|
|Sanding||Well-sanded. May need touch up sanding only before finishing.|
|Finish Options||Great for Paint||Paint or natural finishes||Beautiful wood, beautiful craftsmanship.
Great for natural or sunburst patterns
|Assembly process and Instructions||(Optional) NO DRILLING REQUIRED!
Detailed assembly instructions included
|Summary||A great entry level instrument. Goes together well, plays well and looks good!||Even better. Improved electronics, hardware.||The parts for an awesome instrument. You won’t be disappointed with the quality. Great pickups, hardware, body and neck/fret work.|