Many guitarists love using electric guitars because these instruments give them the freedom to perform and practice to their hearts’ content. If you want to add an affordable electric guitar to your collection or if you want to start with one that wouldn’t break the bank, you should check out the following electric guitars available under $1000.
Brian May Guitars Brian May Signature Electric Guitar Antique Cherry
The Brian May Signature Electric Guitar comes with double cutaway body shape, chambered or semi-hollowed body made of solid mahogany wood, gloss finish, right handled orientation, mahogany neck, set-in joint, 24 inch Truss rod, ebony fretboard, 9.5 inch radius, medium-jumbo fret size, 24 frets, dot inlays, 1.77 inch pickups nut width, and Tri-Sonic neck, bridge and middle. This electric guitar also comes with Tri-Sonics pickups designed by Brian May in Araldite adhesive for effective prevention of microphonic feedback usually intrinsic with metal-covered pickups. The pickups are controlled by Brian May original switching system with on/off and phase individual switches -one tone and one volume pot. This Brian May electric guitar is faithful to the Red Special spirit and it is designed by Brian May. This instrument is highly recommended as it delivers everything that any guitarist would expect. The best thing about this Brian May electric guitar is that it comes with a highly affordable price tag. It is indeed the guitar for the people. The cheap price though does not compromise the quality performance it delivers. With the specs and the price, this is certainly one of the most anticipated guitars of today.
BC Rich Draco Ghost Flame Electric Guitar
The BC Rich Draco Ghost Flame electric guitar has a bolt on construction body made of mahogany. It also has an eight string fixed bridge, rosewood fretboard, Rockfield Fat Ass pickups, enticing Ghost Flame graphics, and 1 volume crown inlays. This electric guitar is considered by many guitarist as an instrument with a very good combination; maple neck, 24 jumbo frets, ebony fretboard, Ducan-designed HBV-108 Detonator pickup, 648 mm scale, Floyd Rose Tremolo original and one volume control. This guitar stands out among the other electric guitars of today because of its one-of-a-kind design and shape that has always been identified with Rich. It has heavily carved top and unique V-shape, and it is colored White with the brilliantly-designed Ghost Flame. It is an exclusive 6-stringer with maple neck (fitted with fast and sleek back contour with 24 fret fingerboard top) and mahogany wings. The bridge part has double-locking Floyd Rose and the front part has the Fat ass humbucker placed in bridge position. This specific guitar though is BC’s take on the classic story of the Flying V. It is a flashy full metal instrument that do not just entices with its aesthetics, but also with wonderful and high quality performance delivery.
Paul Reed Smith Guitars CM4TS PRS Exclusive Limited Edition Custom SE 24 electric Guitar, Tobacco Sunburst
The Paul Reed Smith CM4TS PRS Exclusive Limited Edition Custom SE 24 electric guitar has a mahogany back and beveled maple top. The neck is also made of maple and the fretboard is of Rosewood and has 24 frets. This electric guitar also has Bird Fretboard Inlay. Other special features include SE HFS Trebel humbucker, PRS design tuners, Tremolo bridge, SE 245 Vintage Humbucker bridge, push/pull tone and volume control with three-way blade pickup selector. One of the best things about this guitar is that the neck happens to have one of the neck profiles that deliver superior playability and magnificent sound. It comes out with smooth setup out of the box and it offers perfect action without any intonation issue. It is also highly affordable but with the kind of performance level that only high-priced instruments can usually provide.
Dean Deceiver Floyd Electric Guitar, Gold Black Satin
The Dean Deceiver Floyd electric guitar has a single-cutaway shaped body made of curved mahogany. The neck is also made of mahogany and it is set carved and joint with the body for superior upper frets access. It features the Floyd Rose bridge, contoured body, Tune_o-Matic bridge that provides comfort while playing and you ca expect such performance for its lifetime. Other special features include; 243/4 scale, ebony fingerboard, Grover tuners,EMG 81/85 pickups and Abalone body binding.
Epiphone Ultra III Les Paul Electric Guitar in Translucent Ebony
The Epiphone Ultra III Les Paul Electric Guitar in Translucent Ebony has the classic design that most guitarist go for. It also has two great pickup system; the ProBucker humbucker pickup and the NanoMag pickup that is Shadow Germany patented. There is a fully functional chromatic tuner that is discreetly built into the mounting ring of the bridge pickup. Once the tuner is activated, the On and Off button and the sound get automatically muted. The price of this guitar is one of the main reason why it is also one of the best selling electric guitars in the market today.