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Weight: 8lbs 2.8oz
A limited-edition, totally unique Firebird designed by Slash himself! The Epiphone Slash Firebird features a AAA Flame Maple top in a Translucent Black finish, a Pau Ferro fingerboard, Seymour Duncan Slash Open Coil Humbuckers, and Sprague Orange Drop capacitors. For Slash fans or any player who wants a seriously killer Firebird, look no further!
Epiphone Limited Edition Slash Firebird Features
- Only 900 Available Worldwide
- Slashs first Epiphone Signature Firebird
- AAA Flame Maple Top and classic Mahogany Body
- Seymour Duncan Slash Open-Coil Humbuckers
- Tone controls feature Sprague Orange Drop capacitors
In 2017, Slash was named Gibson Brands’ first Global Brand Ambassador. And to celebrate, Slash has designed his first Signature Firebird for Epiphone! Slashs Limited Edition Firebird features the classic Firebird profile that has gone virtually unchanged since its debut in 1963 and is made with a AAA Flame Maple top and a 3-piece Mahogany body in a Translucent Black finish chosen by Slash. The traditional Firebird style pickguard is layered white and black and has Slashs Skull & Top Hat log in red. The Mahogany neck is glued to the body with a deep-set neck tenon and has a standard 24.75 scale and a rounded custom Slash profile. The Pau Ferro fingerboard has single-ply cream binding with Pearl trapezoid inlays, a nylon nut, and 22 medium jumbo frets along with a 2-way adjustable truss rod. The back of the Firebirds traditional reverse headstock has Slashs Snakepit logo in gold.
Seymour Duncan Humbuckers
Slash is a longtime fan of legend Seymour Duncans hand-wound pickups, and for his new Epiphone Firebird, Slash choose custom Seymour Duncan “Slash” open coil-humbuckers for the rhythm (APH-1) and the lead positions (APH-2). These were Slashs first custom pickups made with Seymour Duncan and feature Alnico II magnets and are slightly overwound for a boosted output. Each pickup has a single conductor cable, a long-legged bottom plate, and a wooden spacer. Controls include individual Volume and Tone pots with traditional Black Top Hat knobs with metal inserts and pointers along with a Switchcraft 3-way Toggle switch. Tone controls for both pickups also feature Sprague “Orange Drop” capacitors (0.022uF, 600V, 5%), the same capacitors Slash uses on his custom designed Les Pauls.
Rock Solid Hardware
The Limited Edition Slash Firebird Premium Outfit also features Epiphone’s rock solid nickel hardware including a classic Epiphone LockTone ABR Tune-o-matic bridge and Stopbar tailpiece, Kluson Reissue Firebird Banjo-style machine heads with a 12:1 ratio, a Switchcraft 1/4″ output jack, and Epiphone Straplocks.
Why buy from Melody Music Shop, LLC?
Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Melody Music Shop strives to maintain a diverse, high quality inventory along with exceptional customer service. We carry a wide range of instruments and accessories, including new and used guitars, band and orchestral instruments, pianos, amps, sound systems, and so much more!
With certified technicians on staff and a century + of experience between them all, you can rest assured any instrument you purchase from Melody Music Shop LLC is in the best condition possible! Our ENTIRE STORE is maintained at 50% humidity year round per manufacturers stringent requirements. All items will be packaged carefully to ensure their safe arrival. Guitars will have their string tension lowered and packaged to manufacture specs or better. Melody Music Shop LLC guarantees quality products, fast shipping, and top-notch customer service!
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