mongoose Special


Versatile and stylish, the Mongoose Special aces it on every level. With the pickup and hardware choices available, the range of sounds and tones are endless. Create a vintage vibe with one of our solid or sunburst finishes with binding, or for a more modern look "shmear" it.


Specs and Options

BODY: Mahogany, semi-hollow, rear routed
Optional: Swamp ash, mahogany, maple top, genuine multilayer binding, single layer binding, scraped natural wood binding

NECK: Mahogany with Indian rosewood fretboard
Optional: Birdseye maple neck and fretboard

Single Ply - Parchment, white, black
Multilayer - Black, parchment, black pearl, tortoiseshell, white pearl, white, aged white pearl, mint green

PICKUPS: H/H configuration of 2 Tyler electric humbuckers
Optional: Middle humbuckers

CONTROL SYSTEM: 3 position toggle switch, 5-way blade switch (with 3 pickup option), volume and tone control for each pickup
Optional: Midboost preamp, midboost bypass, midboost preset, humbucker split, push/pull pot

BRIDGE: Tune-a-matic with stop tailpiece
Optional: 2-post tremolo

Optional: Black, gold

TUNERS: Locking Hipshot
Optional: Non-locking Kluson