Washburn Guitars and UK distributor Sound Technology Ltd are proud to announce the addition of 2 new guitars to the Washburn Parallaxe series, the PXS29-7FRDSAM and PXL27EC.

The PXS29-7FRDSAM takes its heritage from the classic Washburn EC29, offering unprecedented access to its extended upper range and highest frets (all 29 of them) and making it the perfect weapon of choice for the modern shredder.

The specs include a 25.5” scale length, 29 frets, Swamp Ash body, maple neck, Full Access neck joint, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, ebony fingerboard, Super Jumbo frets, Floyd Rose 1000 vibrato with oversized brass block and spring silencers, Grover 18:1 tuners, Seymour Duncan USA SSL5-7 / TB6B pickups with series / parallel switching and 3 way toggle switch.


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Photo above: Washburn Parallaxe PXS29-7FRDSAM (click for hi-res version)

With its 25.5” scale length, the PXL27EC is a guitar for single cut lovers in need of a properly intonated 7 string guitar. Coupled with trusty EMG707 USA pickups, this is a guitar for all discerning metal players.

Its specs include a mahogany body and neck, ebony fingerboard, Buzz Feiten Tuning System™, full access neck, Super Jumbo frets, Tune-O-Matic bridge, Grover 18:1 locking tuners, EMG USA 707 pickups and a 3 way toggle switch.

PXL 27EC 560

Image titlePhoto above: Washburn Parallaxe PXL27EC (click for hi-res version)

Parallaxe is Washburn’s metal guitar series focusing on the worldwide rock/metal market, aiming to serve it with dedicated and advanced guitar technology. The line includes the features that the most demanding rock/metal players have requested for years. It is stage & studio ready and packed with unique features such as the Stephen’s Extended Cutaway, Buzz Feiten Tuning System, Spring Silencers, big brass trem blocks, super jumbo frets, EverTune bridge and USA hardware & electronics.

Pricing and Availability 

Both models are expected to be available Q2 2016.

PXS29-7FRDSAM - £825 RRP ex VAT
PXL27-EC - £675 RRP ex VAT


Washburn is distributed in the UK and ROI by Sound Technology Ltd. For more information please call Sound Technology Ltd on 01462 480000 or visit www.soundtech.co.uk/washburn