Epiphone Uptown Kat ES Ruby Red Metallic

Epiphone Uptown Kat ES Ruby Red Metallic

The Epiphone Uptown Kat is the modern interpretation of the original Epiphone Kat archtop Electric.
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The Epiphone Uptown Kat is the modern interpretation of the original Epiphone Kat archtop Electric.

Delivered to you in a sparkling Ruby Red Metallic finish.

Semi-Hollow Archtop, Modern Design

Designed with a single-cutaway semi-hollow body and attached set Mahogany neck.

Probucker FB720 Mini Humbuckers give this gorgeous guitar a full voice.

This guitar is ideal for you. Taking your first step into the world of semi-hollow electrics or if you want something different and special in your life.

Epiphone Uptown Kat ES Ruby Red Metallic Highlights:

  • ES-Style semi-hollow electric guitar, affordable in price
  • Single cutaway archtop design
  • 5-ply Maple and Poplar body
  • Ruby Red Metallic finish with white body binding
  • A Pair ProBucker FB720 Mini Humbucker pickups
  • Bound ebony fingerboard with pearloid Block fret markers
  • Natural resonant sound, thanks to the two F-Holes and semi-hollow build
  • Grover Rotomatic tuners and LockTone ABR bridge offering fine stable tuning
  • Ideal if you're an aspiring professional or a more experienced player

The Epiphone Kat

Designed with the player in mind, the Epihone Uptown Kat brings all the traditional Kat features matched with a modern vision.

With a huge tone and resonance of a classic ES, the Kat sits perfectly in your guitar collection.

The Kat features a more compact and thinline body, so if you're more of a solid body player, the switch over to the Kat won't be a million miles away.

ProBucker Pickups

Epiphone Probucker pickups have become some of the most talked about in the industry.

These pickups crafted using the same materials that Gibson use at their Kalamazoo factory - the birthplace of the legendary PAF.

They produce the kind of vintage tone usually associated with much more expensive models.

The Kat comes with a set of FB720 Mini-ProBuckers. They deliver a balanced, vintage-style tone combined with modern accuracy.

Besides this, you get CTS electronics. Controls for Neck Volume and Tone, along with a Master Volume and Tone. This offers absolute control of the guitars sonic voice.

Epiphone Uptown Kat ES Ruby Red Metallic Specs:


  • Body Shape: Archtop
  • Body Material: 5-ply Maple/Poplar
  • Binding: Body 5 ply black and white, Fingerboard 1-ply white


  • Material: Mahogany
  • Profile: Slim Taper C
  • Scale Length: 24.72" / 628mm
  • Fingerboard Material: Ebony
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Number Of Frets: 22
  • Frets: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech
  • Nut Width: 1.68" / 42.672mm
  • Inlays: Pearloid Block
  • Joint: Glued in


  • Finish: Gold
  • Tuner Plating: Gold
  • Bridge: LockTone ABR
  • Tailpiece: Trapeze
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Rotomatic 18:1
  • Control Knobs: Gold "Top Hat" knobs
  • Pickup Covers: Gold


  • Neck Pickup: Epiphone Mini-ProBucker FB720
  • Bridge Pickup: Epiphone Mini-ProBucker FB720
  • Controls: Neck Volume, Neck Tone, Master Tone, Master Volume
  • Pickup Selector: 3-way Epiphone toggle
  • Output Jack: 1/4" Heavy-Duty Epiphone


  • Strings: .10, .13, .17, .26, .36, .46
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Manufacturer Epiphone
SKU 308295
Shipping Weight (kg) 8.000000
Colour red
Warranty 2 years
Scale Length 24.72"
Nut Width 1.68"
Neck Wood Mahogany
Pickup Config 2 x humbucker
Number Of Strings 6 string
Right / Left-Handed right handed
Fingerboard ebony fingerboard
Guitar Style es style
Body Size full size


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