EG-1 (Vintage Gold) Prototype


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Originally released in 2013, this is an Escape EG-1 Vintage Gold Prototype featuring the vintage Traveler® Guitar logo. A prototype is a factory sample of a guitar we may or may not have ever released. In this case, we did!   

  • Serial No. EG1-08604 
  • Vintage Traveler® Guitar logo gig bag 
  • Truss rod wrench 
  • Vintage Traveler® Guitar logo hang strap 
  • Certificate of Authenticity 
  • Full Traveler® Guitar Bumper to Bumper Warranty* 
  • Free Traveler® Guitar MA-5 Micro Amp 

 This Traveler® Guitar was pulled from our vast archive and has been restrung, cleaned, polished, set up, and bench tested by our lead technicians. All Traveler® Guitar Archive Products come with a signed certificate of authenticity. 

 *Traveler® Guitar Archive products may have minor cosmetic defects; these defects are AS-IS and are not covered under the Traveler® Guitar Bumper to Bumper Warranty. Note that Traveler® Guitar Archive Products are one-of-a-kind. In the event of a warranty claim, we reserve the right to replace parts or the instrument with the closest current production model parts or guitar. 



Scale Length: 24.75 in.
Electronics: Active Electronics with Volume and Tone control, 1/8″ Aux-in, Built-in Chromatic E-Tuner in Humbucker Ring
Headphone Amp: Custom Headphone Amp with Clean/Boost/Overdrive/Distortion settings
Pickup(s): Full Size Alnico Humbucker (9K)
Body: African Mahogany
Neck: African Mahogany
Construction: Bolt-on
Finish: Gold Flake Gloss
Binding: Cream
Hardware: Chrome Closed gear
Fingerboard: Ebonized Rosewood
Fingerboard Inlays: Crown
Frets: 21 Jumbo
Neck Radius: 15.75 in.
Neck Width at Nut: 1.63 in.
WxH at 1st Fret: 1.7 in. x 0.87 in.
WxH at 12th Fret: 2.05 in. x 0.87 in.
Overall Length: 28.5 in.
Overall Depth: 2.25 in.
Body Thickness: 1.63 in.
Body Width: 10.5 in.
Gig Bag LxWxH: 31 1/2 x 13 x 4 1/2 (in.)
Weight: 4 lbs. 5 oz.
Weight in Gig Bag: 6 lbs. 5 oz.
Audio Output: Standard 1/4 in. jack, 1/8 in. Headphone out
Instrument Input: 1/8 in. aux-in
Batteries: 2 x AAA
Strings: D’Addario EXL110
Model #: EG1C GLD


For over three decades Traveler® Guitar has been providing musicians quality guitars and basses made for the road. Our guitars fit in tiny spaces, play with giant sound, and feature a variety of tuning systems, headphone amps, and onboard electronics designed to let you practice, play, or record wherever the road takes you.