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These standard model WD® Custom Pickguards for the Gibson® Explorer® can be modified for any pickup or control configuration. If you do not see your specific model of Gibson® Explorer® listed here, or would like additional modifications not available online, speak with one of our master craftsman directly via email at email@example.com, or via phone at 800.449.9348 ext#826. Please note, our pickguard offices are open Mon-Fri 9-5 EST, all messages received after business hours will be replied to in the order they are received the following business day.
A Brief History:
Gibson® has produced many variants of the Explorer® from 1958-present. Gibson® originally produced a limited run Korina wood model from 1958-1959, however the Explorer® did not gain popularity until it was adopted by hard rock and heavy metal musicians throughout the 1970's-1980's.
Period: 1958–1963, 1975–present
Body type: Solid
Neck joint: Set
Scale: 24.75 in
Body: Korina, Mahogany, Alder, Maple
Neck: Korina, Mahogany, Maple
Fretboard: Rosewood, Ebony
Bridge: Tune-O-Matic, Vibrola, Or Floyd Rose
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