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Seventh Heaven: Guitar World's Guide to Seven- and Eight-String Guitars

Seventh Heaven: Guitar World's Guide to Seven- and Eight-String Guitars

Ready to ascend into seven- and even eight-string nirvana?

Start here with Guitar World’s guide to all that’s glorious in the downtuned world of seven- and eight-string guitars.

Note: Where applicable, we've included our complete reviews of certain guitars, including Paul Riario's videos.

Carvin DC800

Designed from the ground up with the eight-string guitarist in mind, the DC800 features an extended scale 27-inch ebony fingerboard with 20-inch radius, new active A80 pickups, and a comfortable and deep arm cut and belly cut.

Standard features include an alder body, a maple neck, an eight-string fixed bridge and chrome hardware, with plenty of Custom Shop options available to have a DC800 built to your specifications.

DIRECT PRICE: $999 | carvinguitars.com

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