Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony

Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony

The Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony is a classic, angular guitar that delves into new territory, in the shape of aesthetics and tone.
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The Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony is a classic, angular guitar that delves into new territory, in the shape of aesthetics and tone.

Gibson's Custom Shop have pulled out all the stops with this Explorer, adding multi-ply body binding, pearl appointments, gold hardware, and a solid ebony fretboard.

In addition to this, there's a set of 490R and 498T humbuckers, delivering that vintage PAF-like tone with a modern edge, that's ideal for the Mahogany body.

On top of all of this, you even get a Gibson Custom Shop hardshell case to keep the guitar safe.

Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony Highlights

  • Custom-shop made Explorer electric guitar
  • Classic Explorer body shape, with new aesthetics
  • Solid Mahogany body with a Gloss Ebony finish, multi-ply body binding, and gold-plated hardware
  • Solid Mahogany neck, with a comfortable Medium "C"-profile, a bound, solid Ebony fretboard, and pearloid block inlays
  • Two PAF-like humbuckers, in the shape of a 490R (neck) and 498T (bridge)
  • Includes Custom Hardshell case
  • Home Delivery options available

Hard Rocking Gibson, With Custom Shop Appointments

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Gibson Explorer Custom EB Gloss Ebony Specs


  • Shape: Explorer
  • Material: Solid Mahogany
  • Weight Relief: None
  • Binding: Multi-ply


  • Material: Solid Mahogany
  • Profile: Medium C-Shape
  • Nut Width: 1.687"
  • Fingerboard: Solid Ebony
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Nut: Corian
  • Inlay: Mother of Pearl Block


  • Bridge: Tune-O-Matic
  • Tailpiece: Stop Bar
  • Knobs: Black Speed Knobs
  • Tuners: Grover Kidney
  • Plating: Gold


  • Neck Pickup: 490R Humbucker
  • Bridge Pickup: 498T Humbucker
  • Controls: 2 500K CTS Volume Pots, 1 500k CTS Tone Pot, Hand-Wire Harness

Case & Skus

  • Case: Custom Shop Hardshell
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Manufacturer Gibson
SKU 302991
Shipping Weight (kg) 7.000000
Case Included hard case
Colour black
Warranty 2 years
Series Custom Shop
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut Width 1.687"
Neck Wood Mahogany Neck
Pickup Config 2 x humbucker
Number Of Strings 6 string
Right / Left-Handed right handed
Fingerboard ebony fingerboard
Guitar Style explorer style
Body Size full size
Body Material mahogany body


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