Explorer Custom w/ Ebony Fingerboard GlossA Bolt of Beauty

Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail.

The classic Gibson Explorer dives into new aesthetic and sonic territory with this Custom-appointed version, replete with multi-ply binding, pearl appointments, gold hardware, and a solid Ebony fingerboard. It's an electrifying, upscale look which brings with it Gibson's signature playability, instantly-recognizable voice and Gibson Custom's unwavering commitment to building the best guitars on the planet. + expand +
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We are unfortunately unable to ship this guitar internationally at this time due to CITES restrictions on rosewood. Please consider shopping at our EU store or find a dealer who may be able to ship to your location.

Explorer Custom w/ Ebony Fingerboard Gloss Specifications

Body

Body Material
Solid Mahogany
Binding Style
Multi-ply
Weight Relief
None
Finish
Nitrocellulose Gloss

Neck

Neck Material
Solid Mahogany
Neck Profile
Medium C-Shape
Scale Length
24.75" / 62.865cm
Fingerboard Material
Solid Ebony
Fingerboard Radius
12" / 304.8mm
Number of Frets
22
Frets
Medium-Jumbo
Nut Material
Corian
Nut Width
1.69" / 42.85mm
End-of-Board Width
2.24" / 56.89mm
Inlays
Mother of Pearl Block

Hardware

Finish
Gold
Bridge
Tune-O-Matic
Tailpiece
Stop Bar
Tuners
Grover Kidney
Pick Guard
Black Multi-Ply
Truss Rod Cover
2-Ply Black/White
Control Knobs
Black Speed Knobs
Switch Tip
Black
Switch Washer
Black
Jack Plate
Gold-plated Brass

Electronics

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

Miscellaneous

Strings
.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
Case
Custom Shop Hardshell
Included Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity Booklet