This is the ‘Justin Johnson Signature’ 3-String Shovel Guitar, based on the design featured in the “Crankin’ Up the 3-String Shovel Guitar” viral video by Justin Johnson.
Each of these 3-String Shovel Guitars are handmade, one-at-a-time by Justin Johnson himself, and he personally hand-wires the solder points, sets the string action, and personally tests each one to ensure strength, reliability, tone, and comfortable playability. All of the parts and components on this guitar are personally selected by Justin Johnson to ensure quality, long life, and killer tone!
If you want the authentic and original look, feel, and tone of the 3-String Shovel Guitars made famous by Justin Johnson, then get it from the source!
•JUSTIN JOHNSON SIGNATURE HAND-WOUND ELECTRIC PICKUP
These high quality, low-profile humbucker pickups are custom-made, one-at-a-time, and specifically designed and voiced for these shovel guitars. Justin Johnson personally installs each pickup and tone-tests them before shipping them out to ensure top quality.
•MADE BY HAND AND INDIVIDUALLY NUMBERED
Each Justin Johnson Signature Shovel Guitar has a unique serial number burned into the handle and comes with a matching Certificate of Authenticity, hand-signed by Justin Johnson.
•HIGH QUALITY CHROME HARDWARE
Each guitar has a volume knob, chrome hardware, and high-quality enclosed tuners so you can be confident that this instrument will easily handle the abuse of constant playing, and last the test of time!
•COMPATIBLE WITH STANDARD GUITAR GEAR
A standard quarter-inch jack (good for use with any standard guitar cable and amp), and strap pegs (to be used with any standard guitar strap).
•FRET MARKERS FOR EASY SLIDE PLAYING
Fret markers for each fret, burnt into the wooden handle make it easy to see where you are on the neck.
•3-STRING SHOVEL GUITAR
Justin Johnson Signature Shovel Guitar with all the features listed above.
Justin’s Instructional DVD “Slide Technique for 3-String Guitar” will teach you 3-string tunings, slide techniques, songs, and more. It is designed to give the total beginner a thorough introduction to playing slide on a 3-string guitar.
•JUSTIN JOHNSON SIGNATURE GUITAR SLIDE
Through a collaboration between Justin Johnson and Jim Dunlop, the new Justin Johnson Signature Guitar Slide features a proprietary combination of porcelain stoneware core and a specifically formulated glaze, which combine to impart a bell-like resonance and tonal quality that no other slide in the world possesses.
Guitar Slides come in three sizes. Please use the below size reference to accurately gauge which slide size is right for you.
LARGE: Inner Diameter: 7/8 in = 22.2mm
MEDIUM: Inner Diameter: 3/4 in = 19 mm
SMALL: Inner Diameter: 11/16 in = 17.5 mm
Length: 2.75 in = 70 mm