Washburn, famous for great sounding acoustics, have a dark side. Enter the Parallaxe series. Designed for shred heavy metal and hard rock riffs the Parallaxe PXM100 is a new take on a traditional design. These single cut working machines will bring amazing muscle to your stage and studio performances.
Built to Rumble
These stylish guitars have an unsurpassed playing comfort with total access neck and increased tone and sustain. The PXL Series are loaded with unique features such as full contact bridge, custom carved back and Buzz Feiten Tuning System, that improves the tone at the first 3 frets, offering uncompromising performance and playability. Where the neck meets the body Washburn have specially shaped the wood to give you excellent access to the top frets across all six stings. There’s few things worse than having to stretch awkwardly to fret the blistering highs during your solo.
The Ebony fretboard is great for shred too, it’s smooth and responsive and adds a bit of depth to your tone.
Sporting a pair of Duncan designed pickups this guitar has great response and articulation, just what you need for shredding. They sound great clean but really benefit from the extra gain of heavy metal and rock sounds
Here’s what Washburn have to say
Utilizing our 130 years of guitar crafting knowledge and experience and combined with a love and passion for guitars, we have created our most advanced rock/metal guitar. The line includes features that most demanding rock/metal players have requested for years in their guitars.
Parallaxe guitars are designed specifically for modern chops intensive shredders. No corners have been cut, no compromises have been made in design or features; it is the perfect shred machine.
- MODEL: PXM100C
- SERIES: Parallaxe
- SHAPE: PXM Double Cutaway
- BODY: Basswood
- MATERIAL: Maple
- FRETBOARD: Ebony with 24 Frets
- NUMBER OF FRETS: 24 frets
- INLAYS: Small dots with Parallaxe
- NUT: Graphite
- NUT WIDTH: 43 mm
- SCALE: 25.5
- PICKUPS: Duncan Designed Humbuckers
- PICKUP CONFIGURATION: Hum/Hum
- CONTROLS: 1 Volume/1 Tone series/parallel push/pull for each pickup - 3 way toggle
- PICKUP SELECTOR: 5 way blade
- HARDWARE: Black Hardware
- BRIDGE: Fixed Bridge
- TUNERS: Black Grover Exclusive 18:1
- COLOR: Carbon Black
- FINISH: Matte finish
- STRINGS: D'addario EXL 120 light gauge