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Jackson SLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar

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Neck-through design, EMG pickups and hardtail bridge.

One name is synonymous with the utmost in high-performance guitar design—Jackson, the progenitor of all musical speed machines. Conceived as a launching platform for technically advanced guitar playing, the SLATHXMG(M)3-6 Soloist is rife with Jackson’s bloodline—sophisticated ergonomic design, ultra-fast playability and, of course, monstrous tone.

Dual graphite reinforcement rods run the length of the maple neck with speed profile to fortify it against the extremes of nature, buttressing it against warping while a speedy 12”-16” compound radius maple fingerboard creates the ideal playing surface for fat riffs and easy chording near the black plastic nut while gradually flattening in the upper registers for lightning-quick solos and wide bends without fear of fretting out.

A pair of EMG active humbucking pickups—an 85 neck pickup and 81 bridge pickup—generate versatile, huge and high output tones for brutal distortion and clear, crisp cleans. The Hardtail 6 strings-thru-body bridge produces massive sustain with enhanced note attack, and when combined with the Jackson-branded tuning machines, rock-solid tuning stability along with precise intonation.

Classic Jackson appointments include the instantly recognizable piranha inlays, stable Dunlop dual-locking strap buttons, black hardware, single-ply neck binding and the Soloist’s ergonomically arched top for playing blazing licks with comfort. Sleek, refined, and dangerous, the SLATHXMG(M)3-6 Soloist is art brought to life, tempered with high-tech performance for the ultimate metal machine. Case sold separately.

FEATURES
Body 
Body shape: Double cutaway
Body type: Solid body
Body material: Solid wood
Top wood: Maple Quilted
Body wood: Basswood
Body finish: Gloss
Orientation: Right handed
Neck
Neck shape: Not specified
Neck wood: Maple with graphite reinforcement
Joint: Neck-through
Scale length: 25.5"
Truss rod: Standard
Neck finish: Gloss
Fretboard
Material: Rosewood
Radius: Compound
Fret size: Jumbo
Number of frets: 24
Inlays: Piranha tooth
Nut width: 1.687" (42.8mm)
Pickups
Configuration: HH
Neck: EMG-85
Middle: Not applicable
Bridge: EMG 81
Brand: EMG 
Active or passive pickups: Passive
Series or parallel: Series
Piezo: No
Active EQ: No
Special electronics: None
Controls
Control layout: Master volume, tone
Pickup switch: 3-way
Coil tap or split: No
Kill switch: No
Hardware
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: Jackson HT6 6-String Hardtail
Tailpiece: String thru body
Tuning machines: Die-cast
Color: Black
Other
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Pickups
Case: Sold separately
Accessories: None
Country of origin: Indonesia

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JacksonSLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar
 
4.8

(based on 4 reviews)

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of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun to play (4)
  • Good feel (4)
  • Good pick up (4)
  • Good tone (4)
  • Solid electronics (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Jamming (3)
  • Practicing (3)
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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Worth every penny

By Gecko from Geico

from Washington DC

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording

    Comments about Jackson SLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar:

    A masterfully crafted guitar that is worth every penny. After fiddling around with this guy for months, I have yet to find a single flaw. The craftsman ship is solid and the guitar has a wonderful feel to it. When I hold the guitar, I can feel a 'good' weight behind it that reassures me that the guitar is sturdy. The EMG 81/85 actives, despite not being as good as high-end Seymour Duncans such as Nazgul/Sentient or Alpha/Omega, are still very good pickups that'll work wonders for post rock, hard rock, and basically every form of metal.

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    bad mama jama and well priced

    By Zach Zombi

    from colorado

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    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up
    • Good Tone
    • Solid Electronics

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing
      • Recording
      • Rock Concerts
      • School Bands
      • Small Venues

      Comments about Jackson SLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar:

      this guitar is comfortable to wear, comfortable to play, has a super fast neck, hot pickups, and great sustain. overall one of my favorites to play and i have a considerable collection

      (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Stunning Guitar

      By Ben

      from Rome

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      Pros

      • Fun To Play
      • Good Feel
      • Good Pick Up
      • Good Tone
      • Solid Electronics

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Metal \m/ !!!

        Comments about Jackson SLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar:

        I love the guitar, but it's my first in years 20+ so I may not have much to offer other than I like it. The finish on the neck defeats the purpose of a thin neck imo...

         
        5.0

        Very nice

        By WS Walcott

        from Parkersburg, WV

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        Pros

        • Fun To Play
        • Good Feel
        • Good Pick Up
        • Good Tone

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Jamming
          • Practicing
          • Rock Concerts

          Comments about Jackson SLATHXMGQ3-6 Soloist Electric Guitar:

          As far as shredding guitars go, I've been an Ibanez man. I only wish I had tried Jackson sooner. This guitar is so solidly built and smooth. This is not the most expensive guitar I own, but it feels and plays as if it is. The only thing I would change is the color. I'd like the blue to be as bright as it is in the picture. The color is more gray than blue unless you hold it up to a light.

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