Donner Electric Guitar Kit Review. Donner DST-1S Solid Full-Size 39 Inch Electric Guitar Kit Sunburst or Black Package. This is the first electric guitar from Donner and is available in Black or Sunburst. This strat-style guitar is a Full-size 39″ Electric Guitar.
Perfect for beginner and intermediate players. Also makes a great mod project guitar.
The Kit comes with a 3 Watt MINI electric guitar amplifier. This is an awesome apartment/practice guitar amp. I did a full review of this amp here: Donner Mini Guitar Amp Review.
Other accessories include a gig bag, guitar strap, guitar capo, extra set of guitar strings, a digital clip-on tuner, and 4 guitar picks.
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Donner DST-1S Electric Guitar Kit Video Review
In this demo video, I go through the features and the accessories of the Donner guitar kit, plus play the guitar with backing tracks.
I also use the Donner DAG-1CE Electric Acoustic Guitar recorded with a FIFINE USB Mic.
All guitars were recorded into Logic Pro X.
- 0:00 Intro – with some photos
- 0:40 Jam with both the Donner Acoustic & Electric Guitars
- 1:48 Jam with just the DST-1S plus visual overview of accessories
- 3:34 Overview of Guitar
- 6:07 A look under the pickguard. Will it fit a humbucker sized pick in the neck position?
- 6:31 Overview of accessories.
- 7:50 A brief look at the mini amp (no playing)
- 9:58 Outro Jam
Donner DST-1S Electric Guitar Specs
- Solid basswood body
- Canadian maple neck with ebony Fingerboard
- S-S-H pickups. Single coil neck, signle coil middle and humbuker in the bridge
- One-way tremolo
- 5 way pickup switch
- 1 Master volume & 2 tone controls – one tone control for the neck pickup and one for the middle pickup. No tone control for the humbucker.
- Position Inlays: Dots Inlays
- Neck Shape: “C” Shape
- Number of Frets: 22
- Tuning Machines: Die-Cast Steel
Guitar Kit Accessories
The Donner DST-1S Electric Guitar Kit comes with a gig bag (not shown), a 10-foot cable, guitar strap, capo, extra guitar strings, a digital clip-on tuner, and four guitar picks.
My favorite accessory in the pack is definitely the 3W MINI Electric Guitar Amplifier. I did a full review of this amp here: Donner Mini Guitar Amp Review.
In short, the
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Overall of this is a great bang for the buck beginner guitar package right in time for the holidays. Also great for a guitar mod project.
The accessories package makes it a great bang for the buck. The mini amp, clip-on tuner, and capo are my favorite products of the pack.
The gig bag and the strap are what you’d expect from a guitar in this price range, they are nothing to write home about but will get the job done.
Out of the box, the term system is a little tight for my liking.
Where To Buy
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The review above and rating system below is based on this being a beginner to intermediate player guitar. Donner provided me with this guitar for review.
This review originally appeared on another website that I run that is no longer available.