The KX257B is a baritone 7-string guitar with a 685mm(27”) scale length for a more defined and tighter low end. Featuring Mahogany body for a strong midrange bark and EMG RetroActive Super77 7-string pickups, the KX257B packs a serious punch for today’s intense metal styles and sounds.
MAHOGANY BODYThe KX257B features a mahogany body and Bolt-On construction for a thick yet punchy and powerful tone that matches its intense design and styling. While modeled after the modern style double-cutaway body, standing out from its class for enhanced playability as well as its unique visual style.
EMG RETROACTIVE SUPER 77-7ST SETDesigned with today’s metal sounds in mind, the EMG RetroActive Super77 7-string pickups provide a very clear high output with superb articulation and focus on the low strings and a singing high-end.
HARDTAIL BRIDGE WITH STRING-THRU BODYThe strings-thru-body hardtail bridge improve sustain as well as enhancing resonance through the Mahogany body.
RAINDROP INLAY ON THE JATOBA FINGERBOARDJatoba is a very dense and stiff wood that makes it ideal for the fingerboard usage. Jatoba produces strong fundamentals and volume projection with an emphasis on the high-mids. The new “Raindrop” fingerboard inlay designed specifically for this model provides a distinctive look.
- CONSTRUCTION: Bolt-On
- BODY : Mahogany
- NUT WIDTH : 48 (1 7/8")
- NECK :Hardmaple
- FRETBOARD : Jatoba (400?(15.75") Radius)
- FRETS: 24
- SCALE :685mm (27" Baritone)
- TUNERS: Die-Cast
- BRIDGE : Hardtail w/ String-Thru Body
- PICKUPS : EMG Retroactive Super77-7st Set
- ELECTRONICS: 1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3 Way Toggle Switch
- HARDWARE:Black Nickel
- STRINGS: D'Addario EXL 110 + NW059