Epiphone Emperor Swingster Wine Red Hollowbody Electric Guitar w/ Case



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Epiphone Emperor Swingster Wine Red Hollowbody Electric Guitar w/ Case

The Epiphone Emperor Swingster features archtop jazz guitar styling and updated electronics including SwingBucker pickups with push/pull tone controls that allows a choice of standard series or parallel pickup wiring for a brighter tone. The Swingster guitar has a shorter 24-3/4" scale that helps facilitate challenging jazz chord inversions. The body features a spruce top, a laminated birch/maple body and a 3-piece maple neck topped with a rosewood fingerboard.

Other vintage features of this hollowbody electric guitar include chrome hardware, Grover Rotomatic 16:1 tuners, bound f-holes, thumbnail fingerboard Inlays, and a Bigsby licensed vibrato tailpiece with wire arm along with a "pinned"(non-floating) Tune-O-matic bridge with roller saddles for smooth operation and accurate return to pitch which is preferred when using the vibrato


Style: Single-cutaway archtop
Body: Laminated maple/birch
Top: Select spruce
Neck: Set 3-piece hard maple
Scale length: 24-3/4"
Neck profile: Slim-tapered
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard radius: 14"
No. of frets: 20
Fingerboard inlays: Thumbnail Inlays
Nut width: 1-11/16"
Neck pickup: SwingBucker
Bridge Pickup: SwingBucker
Controls: 1-Neck Volume, 1-Neck Tone (push/pull - series/parallel), 1-Bridge Volume, 1-Bridge Tone (push/pull - series/parallel), 3-way toggle pickup selector
Hardware: Chrome
Tuners: Grover Rotomatic 16:1 tuners
Bridge: Rosewood bridge (Pinned)
Tailpiece: Bigsby vibrato with wire arm
Finish: Polyurethane

Clear Pick-guard and Trem Bar included
Guardian Deluxe Arched Top Hardshell Case Included

Original Retail Price (msrp) - $1,165.00


The guitar has a couple of small finish imperfections and scratches on the top next to the toggle switch. We attempted to show this in the picture but was difficult to photograph. The authorized technician found no other issues with the guitar. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition. The included Guardian Hard-shell case is new but with a few scuffs and marks in the tollex. Save Big!

More Info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.

Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws or repairs. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. Item specifics may very from stock description. "The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs"

All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of fine tuning to fit the players personal taste. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we supply a 30 day guarantee with every guitar. The guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!