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Jackson Launches Reimagined Pro Plus Series

Jackson Launches Reimagined Pro Plus Series

With premium features catering to highly-technical playing, multi-dimensional tone, and ergonomic design, the brand-new Jackson Pro Plus Series is designed to provide the ultimate high-performance experience for modern players.


The Jackson Pro Plus Series guitars feature a wide range of options to suit every guitarist's preference, including arch tops, Seymour Duncan, Bare Knuckle, or multi-voiced Fishman Fluence pickups, expertly crafted multilaminate neck-thru or bolt-on necks, Luminlay side-dots, compound radius ebony/maple fingerboards, premium body woods, Cryo/stainless steel/EVO frets, stunning finishes, and Floyd Rose 1000 series locking tremolo systems.

Pro Series Dinky MDK HT6 MS ($1,699.99 USD)

By accommodating two scale lengths on one fingerboard (25.5”-26.5”), this multi-scale model improves overall playing comfort while improving tension and intonation. Its basswood Dinky body is paired with a sturdy graphite-reinforced bolt-on three-piece maple/wenge/maple neck, featuring a satin finish on the back for greater playing comfort. Designed for fast and intricate playing, the 12”-16” compound radius bound ebony fingerboard hosts 24 jumbo stainless steel frets, offset pearloid dot inlays and Graph Tech TUSQ XL nut. Luminlay side dots will guide players along the fretboard even on the darkest of stages. A pair of multi-voiced Fishman Fluence Modern PRF-MH7 pickups are directly mounted to the body for improved vibration transfer. This re-imagined set delivers the most sought-after humbucking tones, from modern active pickup sounds to super-hot high-output humbucking tones. Explore this instrument’s versatile voice with a three-way blade switch, single volume control and tone control with push/pull knob to switch from an active to passive tone for more dynamic picking attack. This modernized guitar also features Gotoh locking tuners and a Hipshot 6 fixed bridge for improved intonation and enhanced sustain. Available in Gloss Black and comes with a gig bag.

Introducing the Pro Plus Series | | Jackson Presents | Jackson Guitars

For more information, please visit jacksonguitars.com.

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