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Dean Karl Sanders V with Floyd Electric Guitar Gates of Sethu Graphic

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A death metal machine by Karl Sanders with devastating Duncans

The Dean Karl Sanders V “Sethu” was designed in close collaboration with Karl Sanders, founding member of the death metal band Nile. In the band’s 25-plus year history, Sanders has woven dark, technical lines in songs exploring Egypt—so it’s no surprise that his Dean “Sethu” is just as unique.

The V-shaped body is solid mahogany. The 3=piece mahogany neck has a V-profile with an ebony fretboard. A 14” radius ensures accurate bends and faster playability with a low action. Tuners are rock-solid Grovers.

The Dean Karl Sanders V has dual Seymour Duncan humbuckers—a Duncan invader in the bridge, and a brutal Duncan Distortion in the neck. The Distortion ‘bucker uses a massive ceramic magnet and hot coil windings to deliver full-bodied metal tones. It also remains tight with Sanders’-approved dropped tunings. Dive bombs, squeals and flutters—no matter your trem technique, the Floyd Rose 1000 system is reliable for road warriors.

The sonic intensity of the Sanders V is matched visually with Sethu graphics. If you want to make a bold statement, the Dean Karl Sanders V “Sethu” is your go-to-guitar.


  • Mahogany body
  • 3-piece Mahogany neck with V-profile, ebony fretboard, 14" radius
  • Seymour Duncan Invader humbucker (neck), Duncan Distortion (bridge)
  • Floyd Rose 1000 tremolo system, Grover tuners

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Karl Sanders V with Floyd Electric Guitar Specifications:

  • Body Type: Solid Body
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Neck shape: V
  • Neck wood: 3-piece Mahogany
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 14"
  • Number of frets: 24
  • Nut width/material: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Seymour Duncan Humbucker
  • Bridge: Seymour Duncan Humbucker
  • Tuning machines: Grover
  • Bridge type: Floyd Rose 1000
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Country of Origin: South Korea

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