Model R16 Junior

The Model R16 Junior is a stripped down and streamlined single pickup "Junior" version of the Model R16. Standard specs include: A solid Mahogany body, Hard Maple neck, Torrefied/Roasted Maple fretboard with dot inlay, contoured body edges with forearm contour, handcarved bone nut, Jescar fretwire, ABM featherweight wraparound bridge, satin nitrocellulose lacquer finish, Grover tuning keys, and CTS + Switchcraft components with an Emerson Custom paper in oil tone capacitor. Your options include: Choice of finish color, choice of pickguard material, choice of neck carve, choice of control knob style and choice of any pickup from TV Jones, Lollar, Porter, Arcane, Fralin or McNelly pickups.

If you'd like to customize a Junior guitar beyond the options listed here that is fantastic. In this case please refer to the options and pricing for the standard Model R16 or Model R16 Semi Hollow.

Ships in a Mono M80 Sleeve in Ash.

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  • Neck Carve: There are five neck carve options listed below. The measurements listed are thickness specs from the top of the fretboard to the backside of the neck at both the first fret and the 12th fret.

    • Fattest Vintage No Taper C Profile: 1.00" thick
    • Extra Fat Vintage C Profile: .920" at the 1st fret to 1.00" at the 12th
    • 59' C Profle: .860" at 1st fret tapered to .960" at 12th
    • Medium C Profile: .830" at 1st fret tapered to .920" at 12th
    • SlimTaper C Profile: .800" at 1st fret tapered to .875" at 12th

  • Pickup: Your choice from fine makers such as McNelly, Mojo, Porter, Lollar, Lindy Fralin, and TV Jones.

  • Finish: Satin nitrocellulose lacquer. Very durable, smooth, fast and thin. Your choice of semi-transparent color: Heritage Cherry Red, Burnt Cherry Red, TV Yellow, Dark Vintage Amber or Butterscotch Blonde

  • Pickguard:
    • Gloss Black
    • Matte Black
    • Gloss Black 3 Ply: Black/White/Black
    • White
    • White 3 Ply White/Black/White
    • Cream
    • Mirror
    • Aluminum (Add $50)
    • Brass (Add $80)
    • Copper (Add $100)
    • Tortoise 3 Ply: Tortoise/White/Black

    • Red Tortoise 3 Ply: Red Tortoise/White Black

    • Genuine Celluloid Nitrate Tortoise 4 Ply: Tort/Parchment/Blk/Parchment (Add $40)

    • Genuine Celluloid Nitrate Tortoise. Thick single ply (Add $60)

    • Genuine Celluloid Nitrate Tortoise. Thick single ply "Autumn Sunset" (Add $60)

  • Control Knob Style:
    • Metal Dome Knobs in Black, Gold, Nickel or Chrome

    • Reflector Cap Knobs in Black or Gold

    • Mustang/MXR style

  • Bridge: ABM 3021n featherweight aluminum compensated vintage style wraparound. Nickel finish. Made in Germany.

ABM 3021n Bridge


  • Body Wood: Mahogany

  • Body Construction: Solid Body

  • Scarf Jointed Neck Wood: Hard Maple

  • Fretboard Wood: Pau Ferro

  • Nut Width/Material: 1 11/16" Bone

  • Fretboard Radius: 12"

  • Scale Length: 24.75" standard.

  • Tuning Keys: Grover open gear. 18:1 ratio.

  • Electronics: 1 Volume Control and 1 Tone Control. Switchcraft and CTS components with Emerson Custom paper in oil tone capacitor

  • Inlay: 1/4" Solid Maple fretboard dots

  • Fretwire: Jescar FW47095 standard.

  • Truss Rod: Double action

  • Neck to Body Joint: Set Neck