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8 string

Jackson X Series Soloist Archtop SLAT8 MS

By | 2016, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
Jackson release their first production multiscale fan-fret guitars in both 7 & 8 string models – this is the Jackson X Series Soloist Archtop SLAT8 MS. The SLAT8 MS fanned-fret model unlocks the possibilities of an 8-stringed instrument by accommodating two scale lengths (26″/28″) on one fingerboard, a bridge with staggered individual saddles and a pair of EMG 909 pickups…… Read More

 
Kiesel Carvin Vader V8

Kiesel Carvin Vader V8

By | 2015, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
Kiesel Guitars and the Carvin Guitars Custom Shop announce the all-new Vader Series headless guitars. Available in 6, 7 and 8 string models, the 27″ scale Vader is one of the most revolutionary instruments Kiesel Carvin have produced, and generated huge amounts of positive buzz at NAMM 2015… Read More

 
Schecter Omen-8 Active Black

Schecter Omen-8 Active

By | 2013, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
Schecter have refined the Omen 8 for 2013 with Seymour Duncan Designed active pickups replacing the Diamond Plus. The Schecter Omen-8 Active 8-string offers an unbelievable range of notes for the guitarist. The basswood body with 6-bolt neck joint provides a solid platform while the rosewood fretboard with 24 extra jumbo frets and the TOM bridge promote sure-fingered playing comfort and super resonance. Made for crunchy rhythms and blistering leads. Perfect for drop tunings.
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Jackson SLATFXQMG 3-8 Transparent Green

Jackson SLATFXQMG 3-8

By | 2013, 8 string, Green Guitars, New Release | No Comments
Jackson introduce a new 8-string beast for 2013 – the SLATFXQMG 3-8. Features include a sleek mahogany Soloist body, three-piece through-body maple neck with graphite reinforcements, 16”-radius rosewood fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets and pearloid “piranha” inlays, special four-on-a-side Jackson headstock, dual EMG® 808 humbucking pickups with three-way toggle switch, master volume and master tone controls, string-through-body Jackson HT8 eight-string hard-tail bridge, and black hardware.
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Jackson JS32-8Q Dinky

Jackson JS32-8Q Dinky

By | 2013, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
Jackson announces new models for the (northern) summer season. The JS32-8Q JS Series eight-string features an arch-top basswood body with a dazzling quilt maple top, bolt-on maple neck, 12 to 16″ compound radius rosewood fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets and “piranha” inlays, 26.5″ scale length, stylish fingerboard and headstock binding, dual high-output Jackson eight-string humbucking pickups, single volume and tone controls, direct-mount Jackson HT-8 hard-tail bridge, and die-cast tuners.
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Jackson DKA8 Pro Dinky

Jackson DKA8 Pro Dinky

By | 2013, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
Jackson announce new limited edition DKA8 Pro Dinky 8-string model – featuring an arch-top alder body, bolt-on maple neck (flat-sawn) with graphite reinforcement, 16”-radius maple fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets and offset position markers (12th-fret shark fin inlay on eight-string model) Read More

 
Dean ML Modifier 8 String Classic Black

Dean ML Modifier 8 String

By | 2012, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
The Dean ML Modifier 8 String is a new take on the classic Dean ML. An exciting update of Dean’s most iconic body shape, the ML Modifier takes it to the next level with a striking bevelled edge body, high quality components and multiple finish options. Built to deliver crushing chunk, dynamic dive bombs and soaring leads the ML Modifier is poised to be the future of what a metal-minded electric guitar is all about.
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Ibanez M8M Meshuggah

Ibanez M8M Meshuggah

By | 2012, 8 string, Artist Signature Models, New Release | No Comments
8 years in the making, Martin Hagstrom and Fredrik Thordendal of Meshuggah get a new 8-string signature model built in Japan – the M8M Meshuggah. Its characteristic sound comes from a 29.4 inch extra long scale neck and hand-made Lundgren Model M8 pickups give tight bass response & defined highs. Schaller Security Locks are equipped for agressive stage performance.
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Carvin DC800

Carvin DC800

By | 2012, 8 string, New Release | No Comments
The new Carvin DC800 is much more than a 7-string guitar with an extra string. Carvin have designed this model from the ground up with the 8-string guitarist in mind. An extended scale 27″ fingerboard with 20″ radius, new active A80 pickups, comfortable deep arm cut and belly cut and many more features make the DC800 the 8-string guitar players have been waiting for. The DC800 is a neck-through design, with maple neck and alder body standard.
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