Solar Guitars Unveils New A1.8C Guitar

Ola Englund's Solar Guitars has unveiled the A1.8C, the company's first eight-string guitar.

The A1.8C features an ebony fingerboard, Solar 18: locking tuners, stainless steel frets, two coil-splittable Duncan Solar humbuckers and a 27” scale length. 

The guitar also comes with a giant Evertune bridge for enhanced tuning stability.

The Solar A1.8C will be available in April for $1,299.

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Solar A1.8C

Solar A1.8C (Image credit: Solar Guitars)

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