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.

Jackson SLATFXQMG 3-8 Transparent Green

With its eerily elegant Transparent Green finish, gorgeous arched quilt maple top and 26.5” scale length, the X Series SLATFXQMG 3-8 is stunning in look, feel and massive eight-string tone.

Jackson SLATFXQMG 3-8 features:

  • Series: X Series
  • Body: Mahogany with Arched Quilt Maple Top
  • Body Shape: Soloist™
  • Body Top: Quilt Maple
  • Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Neck Shape: 3rd Fret: 0.790″, 12th Fret: 0.850″
  • Number of Frets: 24
  • Fret Size: Jumbo
  • Position Inlays: Piranha Tooth (Small Shark Fin)
  • Fretboard Radius: 16″ (406.4 mm)
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Neck Material: 3-Piece Maple Neck-Through-Body with Graphite Reinforcement
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Nut Width: 2.12″ (53.85 mm)
  • Scale Length: 26.5″ (673 mm)
  • Pickup Configuration: HH
  • Bridge Pickup: EMG® 808 Humbucking
  • Neck Pickup: EMG® 808 Humbucking
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
  • Hardware: Black
  • Bridge: Jackson® HT8 8-String Hardtail with Strings-Through-Body
  • Tuning Machines: Jackson® Sealed Die-Cast

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