The first multi-scale 8-string guitar from Cort®, the new KX508MS features the highly regarded Fishman® Fluence Modern pickups to provide a variety of great sounds for the modern rock player. The acclaimed Fishman® Fluence pickups provide the best of both active and passive worlds in terms of sound and feel. Whether it's brutal modern metal distortion or sweet clean vintage-like tones, the Fluence Modern pickups offer versatility as well as superb guitar tones for days.
8 STRING MULTI-SCALE ELECTRIC GUITARThe multi-scale construction produces a more defined, punchier, tighter and deeper low end – especially on the low-B and low-E strings.
POPLAR BURL TOP ON SWAMP MAHOGANY BODYThe strikingly figured Poplar Burl top and Mahogany body complement each other perfectly to produce a warm yet punchy high-midrange sound that will cut through the mix with authority.
FISHMAN FLUENCE MORDERN HUMBUCKER SET FOR 7-STRING Original and totally re-imagined, Fishman Fluence pickups are free from the hum, noise and frustrating inductance issues that plague even the most coveted wire wound pickups— revealing pure, uncorrupted and musical tone.
56.5㎜ (2 7/32“) NUT WIDTH The 56.5㎜(2 7/32”) nut width is surprisingly comfortable for an 8-string guitar and even suit players with small hands.
NDIVIDUAL HARDTAIL BRIDGES WITH STRING-THRU BODYIndividual hardtail bridge unit for each string that feeds through the body results in greatly improved sustain, superb string separation for greater articulation and precise intonation.
1VOLUME, 1TONE, 3WAY PICKUP SELECTOR The simple 1 volume, 1 tone and 3-way toggle switch controls provide a variety of great sounds and allows you to focus on your playing.
MACASSAR EBONY FINGERBOARDVery similar to Rosewood in both looks and sound, the Macassar Ebony produces a deep rich sound with sweet yet cutting highs. The new “Raindrop” fingerboard inlay designed specifically for this model provides a distinctive look..
SPOKE NUT HOTROD TRUSSRODThe spoke nut hotrod truss rod improves neck stability as well as ease of neck bow adjustment.
LOCKING MACHINE HEADSThe locking machine heads provide superb tuning stability by eliminating string slippage at the posts while facilitating quick string changes.
5PCS MAPLE & PURPLE HEART NECKThe 5-piece Maple and Purple Heart neck not only provides strength and stability but a strong and focused sound in conjunction with the body’s acoustic resonance.