Can I put a whammy bar/tremolo/whatever you want to call it in an Epiphone Les Paul Junior?

I have just ordered Rocksmith 2014 Edition from which comes with an Epiphone Les Paul Junior guitar ( and I have a spare whammy lying around my house somewhere and I want to put it to use, so is this guitar compatible with a whammy bar?

Thanks for your help! :)

- Dan

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  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
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    It doesn't look like the Les Paul Jr 2014 has the tremolo bar system. The Les Paul has more of a rock/country sound to it, not really a metal guitar, which would be the type you would use the tremolo bar on. Beautiful guitar though man for sure.

    Not all the electric guitars have a tremolo bar system. It depends on specific model of the guitar.

    For example Les Paul, Fender Telecaster guitars usually do not have it:

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  • OU812
    Lv 7
    7 years ago

    About the only Trem system I'd consider adding to a Jr. is a Bigsby. I guy on the My Les Paul forum has an Epi LP Jr with a Bigsby and it looks really cool.

    • ?7 years agoReport

      I have a buddy with a les paul style gretch that came with a bigsby, it looks sick on it, and I don't even really like trem systems..

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