S-Style Electric Guitar Kit

Easy project—even for complete beginners

  • Build it in a weekend! Includes all the parts, hardware, and electronics you need.
  • Minimal tools needed: We've taken care of the tricky parts like routing and shaping.
  • We're here to help: Includes illustrated step-by-step instructions from opening the box to buffing the finish.
  • No-fail guarantee: Our world class tech support and Lifetime Promise ensures your build is perfect.
S-Style Electric Guitar Kit
S-Style Electric Guitar Kit Item # 5281 In stock, ready to ship!
S-Style Electric Guitar Kit
S-Style Kit + 50% Off Sonic Blue Finishing Set Item # 15280 In stock, ready to ship!

Flammable: Cannot ship by air or outside the USA.

S-Style Electric Guitar Kit
S-Style Kit + 50% Off 3-Tone Tobacco Sunburst Finishing Set Item # 15281 In stock, ready to ship!

Flammable: Cannot ship by air or outside the USA.

StewMac Electric Guitar Gig Bag, Full Size Gig Bag
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S-Style Electric Guitar Kit

Welcome to guitar building!
If you're new to guitar building this kit's a great way to start: this is the classic electric guitar design that's fun to build, and you'll learn a lot.

The mahogany body and smooth neck are higher quality than other kits at this price. The parts fit perfectly, and with our instructions this is an easy build that makes a great guitar — and a great gift!

We've included a great set of illustrated instructions that'll take you step-by-step through the whole process from: creating a custom peghead, installing and aligning the neck, wiring the pickups, applying a finish, installing all the hardware and even giving your guitar a custom setup.

Get 50% off a Finishing Set!
Finally, you can make this guitar look amazing with the iconic colors you've always imagined—all without complicated spray equipment! ColorTone Aerosol Finishing Sets make it simple to get professional results you'll be proud of. You'll get 50% off these finishing sets when you purchase a kit. Choose from these classic colors:

Sonic Blue Also sold separately
This is the beautiful light blue seen on Fender guitars from the 1960s. The super vibrant blue was inspired by the hot rod cars of southern California.

3-Tone Tobacco Sunburst Also sold separately
This is the beloved Strat color! Introduced in 1958, the 3-Tone Tobacco Sunburst has a timeless look and unmatched depth.

Whether it's your first or your 50th, this is an affordable way to build a great guitar.

    Kit includes:
  • An upgraded mahogany body pre-routed and drilled for the proper placement of the neck, pickups, control cavity and bridge
  • Pre-fretted Indian Laurel fingerboard
  • Mahogany neck with blank peghead and pre-installed 2-way truss rod
  • Pre-installed fingerboard inlays
  • Slotted nut
  • Sealed tuners
  • A pre-wired pickguard assembly for easy installation
  • Output jack
  • Classic Strat-style vibrato bridge and chrome hardware
  • Strings
  • Setup adjustment wrenches
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