Model R16 Junior Deluxe

The Model R16 Junior Deluxe is just like the Model R16 Junior but with the addition of body binding on the top, an adjustable Schroeder wraparound bridge, an Esquire style 3 way switch, and selection of solid colors or sunburst for the top+headstock.

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 solid color or sunburst for the top+headstock. Olive Green, Black, Blood Red, Copper Metallic, Silver Metallic, Blackened Forest Green, Vintage Cream, Burnt Yellow or Dark Sunburst.

  • 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: Schroeder straight back lightweight aluminum wraparound bridge with brass saddles. Choice of Nickel, Chrome, Aged Nickel (Add $30), Gold (Add $45) or Gun Black (Add $55).

Schroeder straight back wraparound bridge shown in Gun Black


  • 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. 3 Way Esquire switch with "arlo cocked wah" setting.

  • Inlay: 1/4" Solid Maple fretboard dots

  • Fretwire: Jescar FW47095 standard.

  • Truss Rod: Double action

  • Neck to Body Joint: Set Neck