This Type A1.8C eight-string guitar boasts stealth looks, a distinctive cutaway scoop and a remarkable feature set, making it the ultimate, precise and professional instrument suitable for both stage and studio work. This guitar features the Evertune® constant-tension bridge—a reliable, fully-mechanical system that keeps the guitar in tune under any circumstances. It also features Duncan Solar pickups that provide a full spectrum of tonal options, from organic clean to heavily overdriven, all with fluid sustain and maximum clarity. The Type A1.8 features a set-thru neck/body joint design with 27” scale, an alder body, a fast, thin, comfortable maple neck, an ebony fingerboard with 24 stainless steel super-jumbo frets and ‘glow in the dark’ side dots for easy stage use. This well balanced 8-string guitar is loaded with Solar 18:1 locking tuners, graphite nut, five-way blade pickup switching and full access neck. Available in carbon black matte finish.