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Tom Morello Arm The Homeless Guitar

Tom Morello Arm The Homeless Guitar

This guitar is built by Japanese and Korea luthiers, it is with excellent quality and reasonable price. You can choose from all kinds of finish, wood and hardware. Left handed is also available!

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This is a customized guitar, it was made according to our customer's requests, if you don't like the settings of this guitar, and want a personalized body shape, finish, logo, woods or hardware, please email us to place the order.


Our Custom Made Tom Morello Arm The Homeless Guitar Specifications


Body Wood: Basswood
Neck Wood: Maple
Construction: Bolt-on
Fretboard: Rosewood
Inlays: Dot Inlays
Scale Length: 25.5"
Frets: 22
Pickups: 2 Wilkinson Humbuckers
Switch: 1 Killswitch
Controls: 2 Volume, 1 Tone
Headstock: Kramer Style
Bridge: Licensed Floyd Rose Tremolo
Hardware: Black Finish
Finish: Blue w/ Hippo Graphic
Strings: D'Addario



Arm the Homeless guitar Review from our customers




Arm The Homeless Guitar Owner


About Tom Morello, he is best known for his effects control and creativeness, and his capacity to employ varied pedals and effects. His most popular tune may be to get his electric guitar sound just like a scratcher. Additionally, Morello consistently puts on a baseball hat in his guitar show. And behind these characteristics is undoubtedly his Arm The Homeless Guitar.


Arm The Homeless Guitar History


One time Tom Morello got in contact with the Performance Guitar USA manufacturer, and requested them to custom make the Arm The Homeless Guitar. Morello was very unsatisfied with the electric guitar, stated that he acquired a bad axe, thus he decided to re-assemble this axe. The reassemble resulted in the black and red Arm the Homeless words on the guitar body, a hammer-sickle symbol sticker, four hippos on the surface of the body and a big hippo on the backside of the instrument body. At the lower corner of the axe it had been built with a 3-way switch (also known as killswitch), a pair of volume control buttons and one tune control. Pick-ups are EMG brand, EMG81 in the neck and EMG85 in bridge direction. Tom Morello also replaced the neck with a Kramer fashion neck. Although virtually every portions of this Arm The Homeless Guitar are changed numerous times, just the initial blue body and the red and black words "Arm the Homeless" haven’t been replaced.


In 1979, the Performance Guitar USA manager, Kenny Sugai, explained that the first Arm The Homeless Guitar was with a fender Stratocaster body, Seymour Duncan JB pickups, Floyd Rose bridge, fender c-type neck, a special aircraft switch installed on I corner of it to guarantee its toughness. Similarly, basswood body, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard (all are top wood) and also the special truss rod, all these were to hold its stability under Tom's intensive brief taps.


Arm The Homeless Guitar has got a special line system that permits Tom Morello to switch up and down to create a snatchy sound, together with the heavy pedal box, the outcome is it actually sounds like from DJ scratch, angry bees or Farfisa organ.


Arm The Homeless Guitar Meaning


Arm The Homeless Guitar is Tom Morello's most well-known regular tune instrument since 1991. Morello also possesses several strange guitars such as Soul Power, a custom Ibanez, a unique looking Ovation, and so on. However, "Arm the Homeless" is a long-lasting individual portray for Tom Morello. Tom has his own assessment of this particular Arm The Homeless Guitar, he stated he'd practiced plenty of instruments, but he had merely 2 main instruments, Arm the Homeless was one of them and he had improved it over a long time. This unveiled how Tom Morello enjoy this electric guitar.
Why the Arm The Homeless guitar was signed with Arm the Homeless?
There's no exact clarification, however we all know that Tom is really a leftist, and he, coupled with Serj Tankian, set up a political group with the goal to organize all musicians, music followers and grassroots political teams together to struggle for social rights. I believe that is Tom's long insisted political thought, and Morello stamped this idea on his preferred Arm The Homeless Guitar to remind him all the time.
Our Tom Morello Arm The Homeless Guitar
Against these features we done repetitive research and cloned the original Arm The Homeless Guitar. We mounted on the 3-way switch (also referred to as killswitch).



And also we installed on a Kramer syle guitar neck, similar to Tom Morello did after his frequently attempting and enhancing!!



Additionally the wood choice is purely accordance with the original Arm The Homeless Guitar, alder body, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard (all with top wood), and the distinctive steel truss rod. All are the same as the initial Arm The Homeless Guitar.





Tom Morello Arm The Homeless Guitar Pickups


There isn't any difference between ours and the original Arm The Homeless Guitar!! However , we offer much more alternatives on pick-ups selection, other than the initial EMG85 and EMG81 which we acquired for your needs, Wilkinson pickups 's what we strongly recommended because of its top quality and affordable price. It can save you much cash!! The Wilkinson pick-ups using the same technical specs as EMG pick-ups tend to be much cheaper than the latter!!
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If you don’t like the guitar above and you want another guitar which you dreamed it for so long, what to do? It’s so easy!  Just send us the pictures and the parameters of the guitar you want! We only need prctures and specs, then we can build the guitar as close as your dreamed guitar. You wonder how? Please click here to find the answer. Send your dream guitar pictures and specs to us, let's make your dream come true together.
All the guitars we built were based on our customers’ requests. There are so many different options for you to choose if you don’t want a standard one. You can check out all these options and more details in our custom shop. Click here to get in. The best way to obtain this information is to contact us and let us know what you’re looking for. We will discuss these options together and figure out the best way to make it for you. Your business is very important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. It will be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had. And please, don’t be hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. 

Notice For All Buyers:
Thank you for your attention. Here are something you might want to know about this guitar.

1. This guitar is available in both right handed and left handed version. Even it is not showing in lefty version, we still able to customize this guitar in left handed for you. You just have to tell us when you place the order.

2. If you want to place the order, just send us email, we will help you to place your customize order.

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Hello! How much would this guitar cost with EMG pickups and less of Tom´s paintings and shipping to Sweden?


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Is there any way to just get the hammer and sickle logo/sticker sans guitar? Honestly, I just want that particular sticker as I can't find it anywhere.

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Can this Guitar Shipped To Poland?
If Yes, then how much it costs and how costs shipping to Poland? Thanks.

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Anonymous user

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Very interested in a quote on this. Thanks !

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We have send you all the details to your email address.

Anonymous user

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Can I have this guitar shipped to the UK?

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We can make it be shipped to the UK.

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