What Haworth Guitars say:
The Epiphone Emperor Swingster Limited Edition Electric Guitar is an awesome Ltd Ed Swingster model by Epiphone.
At Haworth Guitars we love this Epiphone Emperor Swingster Guitar's classic archtop maple hollow-body with select spruce top, gold hardware, 20 medium jumbo frets and Bigsby Tailpiece as well as the bold-sounding Epiphone Swingbucker Alnico V Humbucker pickups with parallel/series switching options.
What Epiphone has to say:
Swing Like a Pro with the NEW Epiphone Swingster Royale! The Emperor Swingster Royale is a dazzling version of our go-to rockabilly, jazz and rock hollow-body classic.
It features gold Epiphone SwingBucker™ pickups with classic Alnico-V magnets, gold Grover® machine heads, gold LockTone™ Tune-o-Matic bridge, gold strap button, and best of all, a gold licensed B30 Bigsby® with original style "wire" handle as preferred by "Certified Guitar Player" and legend Chet Atkins.
World famous for making some of the best and most innovative hollow-body guitars, Epiphone conjures up some of its past with the NEW Emperor Swingster Royale.
Starting with the same body and neck as used on their Emperor-II guitar and made famous by the jazz master himself, Joe Pass, Epiphone swings into action and turns it into a serious twangin', rock-a-billy slingin', country flingin' machine!
And Epiphone stands behind every guitar they make with a Limited Lifetime Warranty and Gibson 24/7/365 Customer Service.
If you're ready for a professional guitar with unique features and a killer price tag, swing into a new Emperor Swingster Royale today.
Body maple with maple outer veneer
Top Select Spruce Neck Hard maple
Headstock Epiphone ‘Clipped Ear’
Neck Profile 14” Fretboard pearloid rectangular blocks
Frets 20 Medium Jumbo
Nut Width 1.68”
Neck Pickup Swingbucker™ with Alnico V magnets
Bridge Pickup Swingbucker™ Plus with Alnico V magnets
Controls Two push/pull Tone controls allow you to change each pickup's output individually from parallel to series wiring Bridge “Pinned” Tune-O-Matic Bridge with gold saddles Tailpiece Bigsby;
B30 Hardware Gold Tuners Gold Grover 14:1 ratio
Binding Gold Sparkle on neck and body
Colour Pearl White
Typical Weight (+/- 5%) 7.7 lbs
Strings D’Addario® 11, 14, 19 (wound) 30, 41, 52