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Gibson Explorer Electric Guitar Antique Natural

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Overview

From metal to country, players love to explore.

The second of two radical designs Gibson presented in 1958 the Explorer has remained an object of yearning by players who want classic sounds and a distinctive look. The quest can end here, as this version stands with the best of them. Boasting an all mahogany body and neck, rosewood fingerboard and loaded with tone-packed BurstBucker pickups, it delivers a full range of tone and power. It's a design that will always look modern, and always turn heads. Includes hardshell case.

Features

  • Gloss-finish solid mahogany body
  • 24.75"-scale mahogany neck, 22-fret rosewood fingerboard
  • Gibson Burstbucker 2/3 pair, 3-way switch
  • Nashville tune-o-matic bridge, Grover Rotomatic "Kidney" tuners

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Specs

Explorer Electric Guitar Specifications:

Body
  • Body shape: Z
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: SlimTaper
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss
Fingerboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width/material 1.69" (43 mm) GraphTech
Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: BurstBucker 2
  • Bridge: BurstBucker 3
  • Brand: Gibson
  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Parallel
Controls
  • Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2, master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: Tune-o-matic
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Grover Rotomatic
  • Color: Chrome
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Country of origin: United States
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