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Gibson 2016 Explorer T Electric Guitar (with Gig Bag), Cherry

This guitar was born to rock. The 2016 Gibson Explorer comes loaded with with 569R/500T humbuckers, and a slim taper neck to belt out heavy-hitting riffs. (6) Read 5 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Gibson 2016 Explorer T Cherry

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Features: What it does for you:
496R and 500T humbucking pickups Delivers traditional rockin' tone
Grover tuners Fantastic stability and reliability
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel

Gibson 2016 Explorer T Electric Guitar

The Gibson Explorer 2016 T's solid mahogany body delivers a fat and punchy sound, while the 496R Hot Ceramic and 500T Super Ceramic humbuckers sizzle and snarl with aggressive authority. The Explorer's radical design is not just eye-catching, but also offers excellent playing balance. Also featuring a 22-fret rosewood fingerboard with dot inlays, Tune-O-Matic bridge with stopbar tailpiece, and Grover machine heads, this is a tried and true, made in the USA rock and roll machine.

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Features:

- Rock-solid performance with a traditional appearance
- Explore the classic neck width behind the Explorer's acclaimed playability
- Density for solid sustain, self-lubrication for exceptional tuning stability - even with heavy string bending
- Rule the stage - powerful ceramic magnets generate scorching leads and crunching rhythm tones
- The Slim Taper profile is built for speed and fast fret fingerings
- Traditional tone, solid playing feel, and thickness for enhanced sustain
- Not only great tone, but excellent balance whether sitting or standing
- This handcrafted, American-made guitar is ready for immediate action
- A straightforward look for a true rock and roll guitar
- The hand-sprayed, nitrocellulose lacquer helps your guitar look, feel, and sound its best

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Gibson products.
Tuners: Mini Grover tuners
Neck width: Original 1 11/16" neck width
Nut: TekToid nut
Pickups: Powerful 496R and 500T humbuckers
Neck profile: Explorer slim taper neck profile
Fingerboard: Thicker one-piece rosewood fingerboard
Body: Solid mahogany body
Setup: Comprehensive hand-finished setup
Inlays: Traditional dot inlays
Finish: High-gloss nitro finish
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Cherry
Shipping Weight: 17 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 51 x 21 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): DSXRCHCH1
Ebony
Shipping Weight: 17 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 51 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): DSXREBCH1
Blemished, Ebony
Shipping Weight: 17 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 51 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): DSXREBCH1
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-4GIBSON
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Overall: I bought the Blemished Explorer. I was hesitant till i called and was told the blemished are just returned guitars that are checked out and resold. Two tiny bumps that are barely visible is all i can find.
Style of Music: Classic Rock-- from 1970 to 2005...lol
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Overall: For starters I did have issues with keeping it in tune until I got it nice and broken in. It took a little getting used to for me because the neck is shaped a bit different compared to the Ibanez guitars that I normally play. After I got used to it though... Man does it scream. The pickups in it sound great and the clarity you get is awesome. The cleans are crisp and well defined as well. I normally play a lot of rock and metal so I am running this through a 120W 6505. Hopefully that helps some of you. I did notice a lot of flaws in the paint along the neck where the fret board meets the wood and in a few very small places. They are not noticeable unless you are really looking though. Great guitar overall.
Style of Music: Rock, metal, blues
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