Making its first appearance in 2008 the Prophecy Series was heralded as a break-though mix of tradition and innovation; creating the ultimate shredders guitar in Les Paul form.
Now back and better than ever the new Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX features even more versatility; with individual volume and tone controls for each pickup and great looking pearloid and abalone block and triangle inlays.
The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX Electric Guitar features the classic Les Paul combination of a mahogany body and a maple top, which on this model features a beautiful quilt veneer.
The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX’s mahogany, satin-finished neck has been designed for speed; carved to a SpeedTaper D-profile. The 24.75” scale neck is topped by a 24 jumbo fret, rosewood fingerboard adorned with alternating pearloid and abalone block & triangle inlays, and pearloid block inlays. Its radius measures 14” and the graphite nut comes in at 1.68”.
The go-to pickups for the metal players the Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX Electric Guitar had to have a pair of EMG humbuckers. With an EMG 85 in the neck position and an EMG 81 in the bridge, you know you’re sorted for the high volume, beefy tone favoured by the likes of Zakk Wylde.
What’s more the Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX now also has individual volume and tone controls for each pickups, so you have more control over your sound than ever before.
The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX is of course fully clad in black hardware. The LockTone Tune-o-matic bridge and Stopbar tailpiece, non-rotating heavy-duty output jack, straplocks and Grover 14:1 machine heads are all black, as are the metal barrel control knobs, which also feature beautiful mother of pearl inlaid tops.
Manufacturer Epiphone Model Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus EX Electric Guitar Top Material Quilted Maple Body Material Mahogany Neck Material Mahogany Fingerboard Material Rosewood Pickup Configuration HH Bridge Hard Tail Neck Profile SpeedTaper D-Profile; Satin Finish No. of Frets 24 Position Inlays "Mother of Pearl and Abalone" Block & Triangle on 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 12 & 15 Frets, "Mother of Pearl" Blocks on 17, 19, 21 & 24 Frets Bridge/Tailpiece LockTone Tune-o-matic/LockTone Stopbar Active/Passive Passive Tuners Grover Pickups Neck: EMG-85 Bridge: EMG-81 Controls Volume 1. Neck Pickup Tone 1. Neck Pickup Volume 2. Bridge Pickup Tone 2. Bridge Pickup Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Middle Pickup, Position 3. Neck Pickup Included Accessories Epiphone Hardcase
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