VIP Hollow Guitar Bodies

Mahogany VIP body

Mahogany with Quilt Maple top and Washed Blue Dye finish

Swamp Ash VIP body with Flame Maple top

Swamp Ash
with Flame Maple top

Standard Features

  • 25-1/2" Scale Length (Strat® scale)
  • 1-3/8" thick core
  • 4-bolt standard neck pocket
  • Rear routed control cavity, easily accommodates your electronics.
  • Tummy Contour (no forearm contour)
  • 3/4" Double Laminate Bookmatched Top
  • Contoured Heel Standard
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VIP Guitar Body Hollow Option

VIP Hollow with and without lam top

Mahogany top on Mahogany back. Top removed to show the inside.

  • Please add $15 for each f-hole if you'd desire this option.
  • Note: When adding a second f-hole, the control hole positions are repositioned to make room for it.
  • Also:The Double Laminate Woods are NOT available with the hollow body option.

VIP Guitar Bodies Control Rout Options

Strat® Layout

Front

Back

PRS® Layout

Front

Back

This large cavity provides plenty of room for controls, electronics and batteries. We offer both the Strat® layout or the PRS® layout. Choose only the holes you want. We can omit the ones you don't want.

Recessed Control Routs custom option charge $45.00

Not available with Double Laminate tops

VIP Contoured Heel Option

The contoured heel is standard on the VIP carved top body.

This creates a less bulky joint area for easier playability.

WARNING! Be careful, the wrong screws could exit through your fingerboard!

Pricing Table

Laminate Woods

body wood
No Laminate TopBirdseye MapleFlame MapleKoaLacewoodQuilt MapleWalnutZebrawoodBlack KorinaMahogany
Alder$420$420
Basswood$400$400
Black Korina$490$490
Maple$440$440
Mahogany$440$440
Poplar$390$390
Swamp Ash$420$420
Walnut$490$490

For the Ultimate in personal preference, our special Unique Choice option lets you pick the actual laminate top we will use for your body from below. Simply add its price to the table price above.

Include the laminate top number with your order.


Laminated Top Wood Type

Featured Solid Body Laminate Tops

wood type

overlay

LT236 +$150
Walnut

wood type

overlay

LT238 +$200
Indian Rosewood
  • The grain pattern and color will change as the laminated top is sanded and finished. You should expect some variation in appearance from the picture shown.
  • Warmoth's production managers have discretion to choose the way the laminated top is oriented on the body wood for the best appearance and structural integrity.
  • If while in production the product is found to be substandard, we will not be able to continue with the piece you have chosen.
  • The charge for selecting a one-of-a-kind laminated top is non-refundable for order returns, changes, or cancellations.

Body Options for the VIP Body

OrientationMore Info

  • Left handed
  • Right handed

Control CavityMore Info

  • Rear Rout

Pickup RoutsMore Info

Rear Rout

Neck Pickups

  • EMG Strat® (Neck)
  • Humbucker (Neck)
  • Humbucker (Wood Mount) (N)
  • Mini Humbucker (Neck)
  • P90 (Neck)
  • Strat® (Neck)
  • Tele® (Neck)
  • TV Jones with Ears
  • TV Jones without Ears

Middle Pickups

  • EMG Strat® (Middle)
  • Humbucker (Middle)
  • Humbucker (Wood Mount) (M)
  • Mini Humbucker (Middle)
  • P90 (Middle)
  • Strat® (Middle)
  • Tele® (Middle)

Bridge Pickups

  • EMG Strat® (Bridge)
  • Humbucker (Brdg)
  • Humbucker (Wood Mount) (B)
  • Mini Humbucker (Bridge)
  • P90 (Bridge)
  • Strat® (Bridge)
  • Tele® (Bridge)
  • TV Jones with Ears
  • TV Jones without Ears

Bridge RoutsMore Info

Tremolo

  • American Standard Strat® Tremolo
  • Floyd with Angled Pocket
  • Recessed Original Floyd Tremolo
  • Recessed Schaller Floyd Tremolo
  • Recessed Wilkinson Tremolo
  • Tremolo Back Cavity Only
  • Wilkinson Tremolo

Hardtail

  • Gotoh 510, Angled Pocket
  • Schaller 456,Angled Pocket
  • TOM/STP, Angled Pocket

Input Jack RoutMore Info

  • 1/2" (13mm) Side Jack Hole
  • 3/4" (19mm) Side Jack Hole
  • 7/8" (22mm) Side Jack Hole
  • No Side Jack Hole

Neck PocketMore Info

  • Strat® Shape
  • Tele® Shape [$15.00]

Mounting HolesMore Info

  • No Mounting Holes (Filled) [$15.00]
  • No Mounting Holes (Index Hole only)
  • Standard 4 Bolt

Body ContoursMore Info

  • Contoured Heel
  • Tummy Cut [$15.00]

BindingMore Info

Standard Binding

Black Binding

$85.00

White Binding

$85.00

Cream Binding

$85.00

Ivoroid Binding

$85.00

Pearloid Binding

$85.00

Accent Line

Natural Masked Binding

FinishesMore Info

Solid

Black Gloss

$195.00

Surf Green

$195.00

Sonic Blue

$195.00

Alpine White

$195.00

Fiesta Red

$195.00

Vintage White

$195.00

Bright Red

$195.00

Light Yellow

$195.00

Cream

$195.00

Daphne Blue

$195.00

Dakota Red

$195.00

Graffiti Yellow

$195.00

Olympic White

$195.00

Shell Pink

$195.00

Charger Green

$195.00

Seafoam Green

$195.00

Metallic

Sherwood Green

$220.00

Fire Mist Gold

$220.00

Lake Placid Blue

$220.00

Inca Silver

$220.00

Purple Frost

$220.00

Charcoal Frost

$220.00

Burgundy Mist

$220.00

Blue Ice

$220.00

Pewter

$220.00

Gold Top Gold

$220.00

Spectra Blue

$220.00

Cinder Red

$220.00

White Pearl

$255.00

Shamrock Green

$220.00

Black Cherry

$220.00

Shoreline Gold

$220.00

Metallic Gold

$220.00

Copper

$220.00

Aluminum

$220.00

Candy

Candy Red

$255.00

Candy Blue

$255.00

Candy Green

$255.00

Candy Turquoise

$255.00

Candy Purple

$255.00

Candy Tangerine

$255.00

Candy Yellow

$255.00

Flake

Green Flake

$255.00

Apricot Flake

$255.00

Silver Flake

$255.00

Blue Flake

$255.00

Fuchsia Flake

$255.00

Gold Flake

$255.00

Red Flake

$255.00

Turquoise Flake

$255.00

Transparent

Vintage Tint Gloss

$195.00

Transparent Red

$195.00

Transparent Turquoise

$195.00

Transparent Amber

$195.00

Transparent Purple

$195.00

Transparent Green

$195.00

Butterscotch Blonde

$195.00

Transparent Blue

$195.00

Transparent Yellow

$195.00

Mary Kay White

$195.00

Transparent Brown

$195.00

Sunset Orange

$195.00

Transparent Chartreuse

$220.00

Transparent Neon Pink

$220.00

Transparent Neon Orange

$220.00

Transparent Neon Purple

$220.00

Transparent Neon Green

$220.00

Transparent Neon Blue

$220.00

Burst

Honey Burst

$230.00

Black-Brown-Yellow Burst

$230.00

Black-Red-Yellow Burst

$230.00

Cherry Burst

$230.00

Tobacco Burst

$230.00

Black-Yellow Burst

$230.00

Blue Burst

$230.00

Green Burst

$230.00

Dragon Burst

$230.00

Black to Clear Burst

$260.00

Jungle Burst

$260.00

Caribbean Burst

$260.00

Tequila Sunrise Burst

$230.00

Black Cherry Burst

$260.00

Brown to Clear Burst

$260.00

Purple to Clear Burst

$260.00

Black Burst

$260.00

Metallic Burst

Metallic Dragon Burst

$275.00

Metallic Cherry Burst

$275.00

Metallic Honey Burst

$275.00

Metallic Black-Red-Yellow Burst

$255.00

Metallic Caribbean Burst

$275.00

Metallic Tobacco Burst

$275.00

Metallic Black-Silver Burst

$275.00

Metallic Candy Purple-Silver Burst

$275.00

Dye

Yellow Dye

$230.00

Brown Dye

$230.00

Red Dye

$230.00

Purple Dye

$230.00

Blue Dye

$230.00

Turquoise Dye

$230.00

Green Dye

$230.00

Black Dye

$230.00

Tigers Eye

$260.00

Washed Blue Dye

$230.00

Bengal Burst

$260.00

Fire Burst

$260.00

Washed Black Dye

$230.00

Amber Dye

$230.00

Copperhead

$260.00

Aqua Marine Dye

$260.00

Neon

Neon Chartreuse

$220.00

Neon Pink

$220.00

Neon Orange

$220.00

Neon Purple

$220.00

Neon Green

$220.00

Neon Blue

$220.00

Clear

Clear Gloss

$180.00

Clear Satin

$180.00

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