The Washburn Parallaxe PXS29FR is an incredibly powerful metal machine that will sound great for years to come. Washburn's incredible design skills that perfectly match playability with beauty and sound for the metal player are up there with the best but this guitar will not break your bank account.
Built Like No Other
Everything from the body and neck carves to the wood choices have been carefully considered and designed to make sure that looks, feel and tone are all top notch. This carved top Mahogany body with a stunning flamed maple top resonates wonderfully especially with lower tunings keeping your sound tight every night.
The neck is made out of maple with an ebony fingerboard that helps keep you at full speed. As soon as you pick up this guitar you will notice just how smoothly it plays and how nice it feels in the hands. It has been carved to have a thin but comfortable shape that really allows you to go at this guitar full blast.
It wouldn't be a Parallaxe if it wasn't filled to the brim with exciting hot new hardware that really helps you cut through the mix. The PXS29 has everything you need to get a wide range of hard rock and metal tones including a set of Duncan Designed Active pickups. 1 single coil and 1 Humbucker gives you great toanl variety
The bridge is fixed into the body so there is no movement there and the Grover 18:1 machine heads make sure that your string doesn't move out of place their either. No matter how hard you hit the strings this guitar is not going out of tune any time soon.
Here's what Washburn say about the PXS29FR
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. The PXS Series has been designed with the modern metal guitarist in mind. No corners cut, no compromises have been made in the design of the Parallaxe PXS Series. These guitars are packed with a ton of features yet unseen in "production" guitars, all tailored with the shredder guitarist in mind.
- MODEL: PXS29FRTBBM
- SERIES: Parallaxe
- SHAPE: PXS Double Cutaway
- BODY: Mahogany
- MATERIAL: Maple
- FRETBOARD: Ebony
- NUMBER OF FRETS: 29 frets
- INLAYS: Small dots with Parallaxe inlay at 12th fret
- NUT: Locking Nut
- NUT WIDTH: 43 mm
- SCALE: 25.5
- PICKUPS: Duncan SCR1N cool rails/TB6
- PICKUP CONFIGURATION: S / H
- CONTROLS: 1 Volume/1 Tone
- PICKUP SELECTOR: 3 way toggle
- HARDWARE: Black Hardware
- BRIDGE: Floyd Rose 1000 with 36mm brass block and spring silencer.
- TUNERS: Black Grover Exclusive 18:1
- COLOR: Flame Trans Black
- FINISH: Matte finish
- STRINGS: D'addario EXL 120 light gauge