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LTD's "400 Series" guitars are designed to offer great quality and reliability for recording and touring musicians, while still remaining affordable enough for the typical musician. The EX-401 is the perfect example, with a design that looks as powerful and aggressive as your music sounds. The EX-401 is a set-thru design, with the neck of the guitar extending into the body cavity for smooth and fast access to the highest frets. It has a mahogany body, a three-piece thin U-shaped maple neck, and a macassar ebony fingerboard with 22 extra-jumbo frets. You get pro-quality components with the EX-401, including Grover tuners and an enviable set of EMG 60 (neck) and EMG 81 (bridge) pickups, providing an array of tones from buttery to edgy, in-your-face power.

Construction Set-Thru
Scale 24.75"
Body Mahogany
Neck 3Pc Maple
Fingerboard Macassar Ebony
Fingerboard Radius 350mm
Finish Snow White
Nut Width 42mm
Nut Type Molded
Neck Contour Thin U
Frets/Type 22 XJ
Hardware Color Black
Strap Button Standard
Tuners Grover
Bridge TOM & Tailpiece
Neck PU EMG 60
Bridge PU EMG 81
Electronics Active
Electronics Layout Volume/Tone/Toggle Switch
Strings D'Addario XL110 (.010/.013/.017/.026/.036/.046)
Case Included N
Cody K.

Ive had this guitar for about a week now and I gotta say it's absolutely worth every penny, it is amazing! I used to own an ex260 so don't get me wrong on this, ltd's cheaper lineup is really nice but if you invest a bit more and get yourself one like this you will be so grateful you did, this is the most money I've spent on a guitar yet and I have no regrets whatsoever. It's hard to find the words for how truly awesome this guitar is, I'd definitely recommend getting one to see for yourself if your thinking about it. You will not regret it either. Thank you for such an awesome guitar!

Jacob N.

I personally own an older EX-400 I got used back in 2016. If this guitar is anything like the one I own, then it's worth every penny.

George  A.

Hey there just a suggestion. I bought this guitar cause it was a beast for me really nice playing both standing and sitting. I replaced it with an emg 85 on the bridge. But I would love to see a Floyd version of this. I would definitely buy that. 

Kaylea  W.

Is this EX-401 White still being sold? I saw some comments saying it was discontinued and when I go to order it says preorder. 

Todd B. ESP

This model is still in our product line. Whenever you see "preorder" notice it means we are out of stock until we receive more shipments. It has not been discontinued. We suggest placing an order with your favorite authorized ESP Dealer if you wish to get one.

andrew d.

can we get one with spalted maple top?

Todd B. ESP

Hi, it's currently not available in this configuration but thank you for your suggestion.

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