Washburn Guitars Introduces New Parallaxe Solar Models for 2016

Solar guitars are the signature models of Washburn artist Ola Englund.

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Buffalo Grove, IL, January 21, 2016 — Washburn is expanding the Solar range of Parallaxe guitars, adding new models for 2016. Solar guitars are the signature models of Washburn artist Ola Englund. The 7 new models are radical sharp double cutaway styles and introduce, for the first time, 2 left handed models.

PX-SOLAR17ETC: 25,5” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, EverTune bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 locking tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR16ETC: 25,5” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, EverTune bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 locking tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR16FRC: 25,5” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Floyd Rose 1000 vibrato with oversized brass block and spring silencers, Grover 18:1 tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR16TBLM: 25,5” scale, swamp ash body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, Hipshot™ bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 locking tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR180C: 27” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, fixed bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR170CLH: 25,5” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, fixed bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

PX-SOLAR160WHMLH: 25,5” scale, Alder body, maple neck, ebony fingerboard, fixed bridge, Full Access Neck, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, Grover 18:1 tuners, Duncan Solar pickups (exclusive to the Solar range), 5 way switch.

Parallaxe is Washburn’s metal guitar series focusing on the worldwide rock/metal market and aiming to serve it with dedicated and advanced guitar technology. The line includes features that the most demanding rock/metal players have requested for years. It is stage & studio ready and packed with unique features such as the Stephen’s Extended Cutaway, Buzz Feiten Tuning System, Spring Silencers, big brass trem blocks, super jumbo frets, EverTune bridge and USA hardware & electronics.

Ola Englund is widely known for being the guitarist for the bands Feared, The Haunted and up until 2013, Six Feet Under. He is also very respected by the worldwide metal community for his professional YouTube demos and reviews for countless manufacturers.

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