Sterling by Music Man AL40 Albert Lee Signature Electric Guitar - Transparent Walnut

Ernie Ball

The first Signature Artist model in the SUB Series.

With its unique “retro-modern” offset design, the Sterling by Music Man Albert Lee Signature model is one versatile instrument. It has a lightweight African Mahogany body, 2 Humbuckers wired to 5 way switching, 25.5” scale and a full-floating Vintage Tremolo. 

Dual Sterling by Music Man four-conductor humbuckers wired to a 5-way switch deliver a full range of tonal options, from full on humbucker thickness to shimmery, clean, single coil bite. 

Retro Vibe Meets Offset Cool - Our first Albert Lee Signature guitar, and our first Signature Artist model in the SUB Series, the AL40 gives a retro, yet fresh look with its offset body styling.  The vintage style tremolo bridge has a comfortable area to rest your palm on, and the solid saddles offer adjustments for height and intonation.

Case sold separately

FEATURES
  • African Mahogany body
  • Bolt-on neck, 22 frets
  • Dual Sterling by Music Man four-conductor humbuckers, 5-way switch
  • Vintage Tremolo, die-cast sealed tuners, chrome hardware

Body

  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood:
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Orientation: Right handed

Neck

  • Neck shape: 
  • Neck wood: Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5 in.
  • Truss rod: Yes
  • Neck finish: Satin

Fretboard

  • Material: Rosewood  
  • Fret size: Medium
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.656 in. (42 mm)

Pickups

  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Humbucker
  • Middle:
  • Bridge: Humbucker
  • Brand: Sterling
  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Series or parallel:
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics:

Controls

  • Control layout: Master volume, tone
  • Pickup switch: 5-way
  • Coil tap or split:
  • Kill switch: No

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: Vintage-style
  • Tailpiece:
  • Tuning machines: Die-cast sealed
  • Color: Chrome

Other

  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features:
  • Case: Sold separately 
  • Accessories:
  • Country of origin: Indonesia