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Our Billie Joe Strat Specifications
|Items : Billie Joe Strat
Body Wood : Mohogany
Neck Wood : Maple
Construction : Set-In/ neck thru
Fingerboard : Maple
Inlay : dot Inlay
Scale Length : 25.5" scale length
Frets : 21
Pickups : 3 Single Coils
Controls : 2 Volumes, 1 Tone 3-Way Toggle Switch
Bridge : Tremolo
Finish : Blue Finish
String : D'Addario
Hardware : Chrome hardware
About the original Billie Joe Strat
Billie Joe Armstrong was born on February 17, 1972 in Oakland, California. He wrote his first song called “Look for Love” at the age of five, and formed his first band with Mike Dirnt named Sweet Children at fifteen. Initially both Mike and him played guitars, with John Kiffmeyer on drums and Sean Hughes on the bass.
The guitar originally had the Bill Lawrence Humbucking Pickup in the bridge position, but it was replaced with a white Seymour Duncan JB model after it was damaged at Woodstock ’94. What happened after is that Billie most likely switched the pickup to a black Duncan JB SH-4.
Billie Joe Strat was his first electric guitar. He got it as a present for his 11th birthday from his mother who bought is from George Cole (“Beatnik Beatch”). He is a great man.George was Billie’s guitar teachers for many years, who explained his experience with George in an interview in 1995: “I never really learned how to read music; he just taught me how to put my hands on the thing.”The guitar previously belonged to David Margen who played with Santana.
Are you like Billie Joe and his guitars?If you are a fan of Billie Joe,we can custom for you.What are you waiting for?Quick to order your favorite guitar.
Our Custom Made Billie Joe Strat
Good news for guitars' fans and collectors! We supply custom service of Billie Joe Strat Compared with other guitar custom shops, our custom shop has the following advantages!
Lower Custom Price---With just several hundred dollars, you can own one Billie Joe Strat completely like the original ( But in other custom shops, the custom price for Billie Joe Strat reaches thounds of dollars, or even you have money, no where you can find it).
Shorter Building Time---Unlike other custom shops with at least 2 months building time, we can usually finish one guitar around 25 working days.
Real Zero-Risk--- After we complete your guitar, we will take some HD pictures and send them for your inference. And if you are not satisfied, you can demand us to make progress again and again untill the guitar is perfect for you, or demand us to refun d you.
Higher Quality----Since years ago, our Custom Shop has been a "dream factory" producing all kinds of guitar copies from top players of each time. We dare not say our copies are as good as originals, but they are more attractive in price.
Facing such a guitar custom shop with Lower Custom Price, Shorter Building Time and Higher Quality... If you are just looking for a custom shop for your dream guitar, why not give it a shot?----Zero-Risk!!!
Dtails of the Billie Joe Strat
In 1988 Sean left the band and Mike took his role as a bassist. Soon after that the band decided to change their name to “Green Day”. That same year, they released their debut EP “1,000 Hours”. They recorded their debut studio album “39/Smooth” and the extended play “Slappy” a year later, in 1990. Around that time, Sobrante left for collage, and Tré Cool became Green Day’s new drummer. He first played on Green Day’s second album, “Kerplunk”.
The pictures below are parts of the original Billie Joe Strat ,you can clear see these parts.
It is worth mentioning that the hardware and pickups we select are Wilkinsons. We have to admit that Wilkinson hardware and pickups are not as good as the original ones. But they are more attractive in quality and price, saving much money for our customers. Most of our customers reflected the Wilkinson are beyond their imagination- stable and reliable enough.
Other Colors of the Billie Joe Strat
There is another very famous Billie Joe Strat , it is with green，red on the guitar body, offen shows on the stage. But the other color of the guitar are a little differences and please check it carefully in order to avoid to inconvenience you.But we also able to make it for you.The Billie Joe Armstrong Signature BJ Blue Guitar is available in many
colors.So when customizing this guitar,you can choose any color or type you like.
Aiming to build your dream guitar!
The copies of guitars from famous players, most of the guitars that we build are custom-made based on the customers’ needs. There are so many different options and variables that it doesn’t make sense to have a standardized order form. The best way to go about obtaining this information is for you to contact us and let us know what it is that you’re looking for. We can discuss these options and figure out what is best for you. Your business is important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. We want this to be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had.
And please, don’t be shy if have any questions about our guitar. And don't be afraid to bring us troubles. Our customer service staff and other workers are pleasant to exchange with our customers, as they can learn new knowledge and get some exercise from the process.