Fans of the avant-garde rejoice! Designed in co-operation with legendary Swedish Maestro Mattias Eklundh, the Brocken 8 FX is testament to Caparison’s renowned approach to functional yet forward thinking design with its streamlined and deceivingly simple specification. Built on the solid foundations of a walnut topped mahogany body with a 5-piece maple / walnut neck (27” scale) and ebony fingerboard, this 8-string behemoth has a remarkable balance to its tonal virtues, with impressive clarity and definition yet no harshness. Add perfect access to all 27 frets and Caparisons impeccable playing comfort and witness how a spectacular 8-string is made, making it the perfect choice for veterans and 8 string novices alike.
|The WM composite tonewood body construction.
The Caparison WM composite tonewood body construction uses a thick walnut top on a mahogany back, resulting in a deep yet remarkably focused bass and low mid response while retaining a full, authoritative voice without making the top end sound shrill or overly pronounced.
The Schaller Model M, 5 way MegaSwitch offers a versatile array of pickup switching options.