Italian designed and manufactured to Italian specifications by guitar luthiers in Asia, these “Out of the Vault” guitars are reissues of classic EKO models from the 60’s. Celebrating the culture, history and prestige of this famous European music brand, the 50th Anniversary Vintage Reissue Manta features the detailing that made them famous and appreciated by artists that loved and played them all over this golden era of the electric guitar such as Jimi Hendrix. The EKO Manta is a modern blues rocker instrument that easily makes the move to indie rock and grunge with its 2 hum buckers and 3 way selector switch. It’s sleek and elegant styling is harking back to other versatile electric guitars designed for rock, jazz and blues. It features a basswood body, white pick guard, maple neck and rosewood fingerboard , a 3- way pickup switch for the 2 hum bucking style pickups, an EKOLOGIC Tremolo with its ergonomic lever for superb precision action, die cast chrome machine heads and a vintage RED SPARKLE finish. The entire 50th Anniversary models have been up to date to modern guitar specifications the usage of the most productive hardware now to be had available on the market at the same time as remaining faithful to the original designs. EKO Guitars are the Original Unfashionable-Cool Guitars, fully up to date to today’s exacting standards.
Electric Guitar with 2 hum bucking pickups
Maple neck, rosewood fingerboard
EkoLogic Locking Tremolo
Diecast chrome tuning gears
Italian designed by EKO in Italy, since 1959