Experience the SlideKing LS Lap steel guitar with Dual Levers!
The SlideKing LS lap steel guitar gives you our classic Sho-Bud rich tone and incredible sustain. Whether you are a professional or beginner, this instrument will provide hours of music entertainment! The open E tuning makes it a relatively easy instrument to learn. The EDGE bending system gives you FOUR chord variations without ever moving the slide! Bend in and out of notes like a pedal steel guitar, without all the strings and pedals.
Available in 6- or 8-String models.
Open E tuning: E-B-G#-E-B-E
Pedal 1 (“A+B” pedal): Raises strings 2, 3 and 5, changing the I chord to a IV chord (Open A): E-C#-A-E-C#-E
Pedal 2: Lowers string 3, giving you a minor chord: E-B-G-E-B-E
(Also available with single-lever only, giving you I to IV change.)
Open E tuning: E-D-B-G#-E-B-G#-E
The EDGE Single-lever raises strings 3, 4, 6 as follows: E-D-C#-A-E-C#-G#-E
(Email for options with Dual Levers on 8-string model.)
The SlideKing Lap steel with Dual Levers is designed and hand-built by Harry and David Jackson, the hands and minds that brought you Sho-Bud Pedal Steel Guitars.
- SlideKing Lap Steel guitar with The EDGE Single- or Dual-Lever system.
- Hard rock maple body.
- Black Duratex non-slip bottom and sides.
- Volume and Tone knobs.
- Shot Jackson design pickup.
- Soft case
- Leg Pouch
- Leg inserts and adjustable stand or sit legs.
Basics of the Levers: https://youtu.be/SYG_wLcFu_I
The Half Stop: https://youtu.be/Uj5Tjz_FY08
Blues and Rock: https://youtu.be/3gaLzHidsGI
Amazing Grace: https://youtu.be/oDOdBeoJaFc
Lever Basics and Instruction on how to play “LS Waltz”:
Only want a single lever, which gives you a I to IV change? No problem, just indicate when ordering.
IN-STOCK NOW: 6-string, Dual Lever: RED BURST, STARBURST, BLACK, PINK SPARKLE
**Note: All other orders will be custom-built, as ordered. Allow 4-6 weeks build time for new orders.