Top 8 String Guitars
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Top 23+ 8 String Guitars 2022

We have created for you a rating of the Best 23 8 String Guitars

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  1. Solar Guitars A1.8C
  2. BC Rich Shredzilla 8 Pro Archtop FR SM
  3. Ibanez RG5328-LDK
  4. Schecter Hellraiser C-8 FR Black Cherry
  5. Harley Benton R-458MN WH Progressive Series
  6. Ibanez RGMS8-BK Multiscale
  7. Harley Benton R-458MN WH Fanfret
  8. Schecter Omen 8 Walnut
  9. Jackson JS32-8 Dinky DKA SBK AH
  10. Harley Benton R-458 BK Progressiv Series
  11. Harley Benton R-458BK Fanfret
  12. ESP LTD EC-258 Black Satin
  13. Jackson Soloist Archtop Slat 8 FF AH
  14. Legator N8FOD-JPR
  15. BC Rich Shredzilla 8 FR BC
  16. Jackson SLATX8Q MS Soloist Tr.Bk.Burst
  17. Schecter C-8 Multiscale Silver Mountain
  18. Schecter Omen 8 Gloss Black
  19. Dean Guitars Exile SL Multiscale 8 K SNBB
  20. ESP LTD H-1008 Baritone Evertune
  21. Ibanez RG80F-IPT
  22. BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic TBS
  23. BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic SM

1. Solar Guitars A1.8C

Solar Guitars A1.8C

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Scale: 686 mm
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • 24 Stainless steel frets
  • Pickup: 2 Seymour Duncan Solar humbuckers
  • Evertune bridge
  • Solar locking machine heads with 18:1 gear ratio
  • Colour: Carbon black

2. BC Rich Shredzilla 8 Pro Archtop FR SM

BC Rich Shredzilla 8 Pro Archtop FR SM

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Arched top: Spalted maple
  • 5-Piece neck-through-body: Maple / Wenge
  • Fretboard: Indian ebony
  • Scale: 686 mm (27″)
  • Fretboard radius: 14″
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Floyd Rose clamping nut
  • 24 Extra jumbo frets
  • Pickup: Passive DiMarzio Super Distortion (neck) and DiMarzio D Activator X (bridge) humbuckers
  • Passive electronics
  • 2 Volume controls with push/pull function for coil tap
  • 3-Way blade switch
  • Floyd Rose locking tremolo bridge
  • Grover Locking Rotomatic 18:1 machine heads
  • Locking strap locks
  • Black hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: D’Addario NYXL0980
  • Colour: Natural Transparent
  • Suitable gigbag: BC Rich model D (not included)
  • Suitable case: BC Rich Premium Custom Shop Shredzilla (not included)

Note: Register your product at https://shop.warwick.de/en/warrantyregistration to extend the warranty to 4 years.


3. Ibanez RG5328-LDK

Ibanez RG5328-LDK

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Ash
  • Bolted neck: Maple / wenge
  • Set Makassar ebony fretboard
  • Neck profile: Wizard-8
  • Mother-of-pearl offset fretboard inlays
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Nut width: 55 mm
  • Scale: 686 mm
  • Fretboard radius: 430 mm
  • Pickups: 2 DiMarzio Fusion Edge 8 humbucker
  • 1 Volume and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Gibraltar Standard II-8 bridge
  • Hardware interface: Cosmo Black
  • Colour: Lightning-Through-a-Dark
  • Includes case

4. Schecter Hellraiser C-8 FR Black Cherry

Schecter Hellraiser C-8 FR Black Cherry

8-string Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Archtop made of quilted maple
  • Set-in mahogany neck
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Thin C neck profile
  • 24 Frets
  • Scale: 711 mm
  • Fretboard radius: 406 mm
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Pickups: 2 EMG 808
  • 2 Volume controls and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch for pickup selection
  • Floyd Rose 1000 Series tremolo with locking nut
  • Black chrome plated hardware
  • Grover machine heads
  • Colour: Black cherry

5. Harley Benton R-458MN WH Progressive Series

Harley Benton R-458MN WH Progressive Series

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Progressive Series
  • Body: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: Offset dots
  • Neck profile: Speed-D
  • Nut: ABS
  • Frets: 24 Medium jumbo
  • Fretboard radius: 510 mm (20.079″)
  • Nut width: 54 mm (2.126″)
  • Scale: 673 mm (26.496″)
  • Pickups: 2 Hi-Gain humbuckers (neck & bridge)
  • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Bridge: DLX
  • Hardware: Black
  • Machine heads: DLX diecast
  • Tuning: F# / B / E / A / D / G / B / E
  • String: HB .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042/.054/.065
  • Colour: White high-gloss
  • Suitable gig bag available under Article Nr 142777 (not included)
  • Suitable case available under Article Nr 212516 (not included)

6. Ibanez RGMS8-BK Multiscale

Ibanez RGMS8-BK Multiscale

8-String electric guitar

  • Body: Nyatoh
  • 5-Stripe neck: Maple / walnut
  • Fretboard: Jatoba
  • Neck profile: Wizard II-8
  • 24 Fanned / fanned jumbo frets
  • Multi-scale scale: 648 – 692 mm
  • Nut width: 55 mm
  • Pickups: 2 Array-8 MS humbuckers
  • Mono-Rail Bridge
  • Colour: Black

7. Harley Benton R-458MN WH Fanfret

Harley Benton R-458MN WH Fanfret

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Progressive Series
  • Body: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: Offset dots
  • Neck profile: Speed-D
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Scale (multi-scale): 686/648 mm
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Dual action truss rod
  • Frets: 24 Fanned medium jumbo
  • Pickups: 2 Hi-Gain humbuckers
  • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone
  • 3-Way pickup selection switch
  • Nut: Nubone
  • Hardware: Black
  • Strings: .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042/.054/.065
  • Tuning: F# / B / E / A / D / G / B / E
  • Machine heads: Deluxe diecast
  • Colour: White high-gloss
  • Suitable gig bag available under Article Nr 142777 (not included)
  • Suitable case available Article Nr 212516 (not included)

8. Schecter Omen 8 Walnut

Schecter Omen 8 Walnut

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Basswood
  • Maple neck
  • Rosewood fretboard (Dalbergia latifolia)
  • Scale: 673 mm
  • 24 X-Jumbo frets
  • Pickups: 2 Schecter Diamond Plus humbuckers
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Schecter CTM-8 bridge
  • Black chrome plated hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Ernie Ball Slinky Nickel 8-String Super .010 – .074 (article nr 266684)
  • Colour: Walnut satin

9. Jackson JS32-8 Dinky DKA SBK AH

Jackson JS32-8 Dinky DKA SBK AH

8-String electric guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • One-piece bolted neck: Maple, with graphite reinforcement and scarf joint
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • With fretboard binding
  • Piranha fretboard inlays
  • Fretboard radius: 12″-16″
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Scale: 673 mm
  • Pickups: 2 High-output Jackson humbucker
  • 3-Way toggle-switch
  • 1 Volume and 1 tone control
  • Jackson HT8 bridge
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: Satin black

10. Harley Benton R-458 BK Progressiv Series

Harley Benton R-458 BK Progressiv Series

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Progressive Series
  • Body: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Neck profile: Speed-D
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • Frets: 24 Medium jumbo
  • Inlays: Offset dots
  • Scale: 673 mm
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Pickups: 2 Hi-Gain humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control
  • 1 Tone control
  • 3-Way pickup selection switch
  • Hardware: Black
  • Machine heads: Deluxe diecast
  • Strings: .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042/.054/.065
  • Tuning (1-8): F#/B/E/A/D/G/B/E
  • Colour: Black high-gloss
  • Suitable gig bag available under Article Nr 142777 (not included)
  • Suitable case available under Article Nr 212516 (not included)

11. Harley Benton R-458BK Fanfret

Harley Benton R-458BK Fanfret

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Progressive Series
  • Body: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Neck profile: Speed-D
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Frets: 24 Fanned medium jumbo
  • Fretboard inlays: Offset dots
  • Scale: 686 / 648 mm
  • Dual action truss rod
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Pickups: 2 Hi-Gain humbuckers
  • Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone
  • 3-Way-switch
  • Nut: NuBone
  • Hardware: Black
  • Machine heads: Deluxe diecast
  • Strings: .009/.011/.016/.024/.032/.042/.054/.065
  • Tuning (1-8): F# / B / E / A / D / G / B / E
  • Colour: Black high-gloss
  • Suitable gig bag available under Article Nr 142777 (not included)

12. ESP LTD EC-258 Black Satin

ESP LTD EC-258 Black Satin

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • 3-Piece Set-Thru neck: mahogany
  • Fretboard: Roasted Jatoba
  • Radius: 400 mm
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Scale: 673 mm (26.5″) Baritone
  • Abalone Flags fretboard inlays
  • 22 XJ frets
  • Pickups: 1 ESP Designed LH-308N (neck) and 1 ESP Designed LH-308B (bridge) humbucker
  • Passive electronics
  • 2 x Volume and 1 x tone controls
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • LTD machine heads
  • LTD Fixed bridge
  • Black hardware
  • Original strings: Daddario XL140-88 .010 – .074
  • Colour: Matte black

13. Jackson Soloist Archtop Slat 8 FF AH

Jackson Soloist Archtop Slat 8 FF AH

8-String Electric Guitar

  • X series
  • Basswood body
  • Full-length maple neck with graphite inlay and scarf joint
  • Fretboard: Amaranth
  • Compound fretboard radius: 304.8 – 406.4 mm
  • Multiscale: 648 – 711 mm (25.5″ – 28″)
  • 24 Fanned jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 EMG 909 humbuckers
  • Volume and tone controls
  • 3-Way switch
  • Jackson machine heads
  • Black hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: .009 – .065
  • Colour: Black
  • Suitable case: Article no. 212516 (not included)

14. Legator N8FOD-JPR

Legator N8FOD-JPR

8-String Multi-Scale Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Top: Grained horse chestnut veneer
  • Bolt-on neck: Roasted Maple
  • Fretboard: Roasted maple
  • Neck profile: Modern C
  • Offset dots fretboard inlays
  • Multiscale scale length: 673 mm (26.5″) – 711 mm (28″)
  • Fretboard radius: 356 mm (14″)
  • Nut width: 55 mm (2.17″)
  • Graphite nut
  • 24 Stainless Steel Medium Jumbo Frets
  • Pickups: 2 Fishman Fluence Modern humbuckers (bridge and neck)
  • Master volume controller
  • 3-Way switch
  • Hipshot Fixed Bridge
  • Legator Pro Locking machine heads
  • Chrome hardware
  • Colour: Jupiter
  • Includes deluxe gigbag

15. BC Rich Shredzilla 8 FR BC

BC Rich Shredzilla 8 FR BC

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Arched top
  • Top: Quilted maple
  • 5-Piece neck: Maple/Wenge
  • Neck attachment: Neck-through (-body)
  • Fretboard: Indian ebony
  • Scale: 68.58 cm (27″)
  • Fretboard radius: 14″
  • Nut width: 53.97 mm
  • Nut: Floyd Rose locking
  • Frets: 24 Extra jumbo
  • Pickups: DiMarzio Super Distortion (Hals) & DiMarzio D Activator X (bridge) humbuckers
  • Electronics: Passive
  • 2 Volume controls with push/pull function for coil tap
  • 1 Tone control
  • 3-Way blade switch for pickup selection
  • Bridge: Floyd Rose locking tremolo
  • Locking strap locks
  • Machine heads: Grover Locking Rotomatic 18:1
  • Hardware: Black
  • Strings: D’Addario NYXL0980
  • Colour: Black Cherry
  • Suitable gig bag available under B.C. Rich Model D (not included)
  • Suitable case available under B.C. Rich Custom Shop Shredzilla (not included)

Note: Register your product at www.w-distribution.de/Warranty to extend the warranty to 4 years.


16. Jackson SLATX8Q MS Soloist Tr.Bk.Burst

Jackson SLATX8Q MS Soloist Tr.Bk.Burst

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Multiscale model
  • Body: Poplar
  • Top: Quilted maple
  • Neck-thru-body: Maple
  • Fretboard: Laurel wood
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Offset Pearloid Dot fretboard inlays
  • Fretboard radius: 304.8 to 406 mm compound radius
  • Black plastic saddle
  • Nut width: 47.6 mm
  • Scale: 660 mm to 711 mm
  • Pickup: 2 Jackson 8-string Blade humbuckers
  • Volume and tone controls
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Bridge with individual “staggered” saddles
  • Black hardware
  • Jackson sealed die-cast machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: NPS .009 – .065
  • Colour: Transparent black burst

17. Schecter C-8 Multiscale Silver Mountain

Schecter C-8 Multiscale Silver Mountain

8-String Multiscale Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Set-in neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Fretboard inlays: Lines
  • Neck profile: Thin C
  • Multiscale: 648 – 686 mm (25.51″ – 27″)
  • Fretboard radius: 508 mm (20″)
  • Nut width: 54 mm (2.13″)
  • 24 X-Jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Schecter USA Sonic Seducer humbuckers
  • 2 Volume controls
  • 1 Tone control with push/pull function
  • 3-Way switch
  • Hipshot Hardtail bridge
  • Schecter locking machine heads
  • Black hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Ernie Ball 8-String Skinny Top Heavy Bottom .009 – .080
  • Colour: Silver Mountain

18. Schecter Omen 8 Gloss Black

Schecter Omen 8 Gloss Black

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Basswood
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Fretboard inlays: Pearloid Semi-Goth
  • Neck profile: Thin C – thickness at the 1st fret: 20 mm / thickness at the 12th fret: 22 mm
  • Scale: 673 mm (26.5″)
  • Fretboard radius: 406 mm (16″)
  • Nut width: 54 mm (2.13″)
  • Graph Tech XL Black TUSQ nut
  • 24 X-Jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Schecter Diamond Plus humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Schecter Custom hardtail bridge
  • Schecter machine heads
  • Black chrome hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Ernie Ball 8 String Slinky .010 – .074
  • Colour: Gloss black

19. Dean Guitars Exile SL Multiscale 8 K SNBB

Dean Guitars Exile SL Multiscale 8 K SNBB

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Top & Back: Burled maple
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Fretboard inlays: Pearloid small offset dots
  • Neck profile: Slim D
  • Fretboard radius: 406 mm (16″)
  • Scale (multi scale): 635 – 686 mm (25″ – 27″)
  • Nut width: 54 mm (2.13″)
  • Nut: Kahler O nut locking
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Pickups: Seymour Duncan Angled Sentient (bridge)- & Seymour Duncan Angled Nazgul (neck) humbuckers
  • Volume control with push-pull function
  • Tone control
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Tremolo: Kahler multi-scale
  • Hardware: Black
  • Machine heads: Grover 18:1
  • Strings: D’Addario EXL120-8, .009 – .065
  • Colour: Satin Natural Black Burst
  • Includes a case

20. ESP LTD H-1008 Baritone Evertune

ESP LTD H-1008 Baritone Evertune

ESP LTD H-1008 Baritone Evertune Black Satin; 8-String ST-Style Electric Guitar; Body: Mahogany (Khaya Ivorensis); Top: Maple; Neck: Maple; Fingerboard: Ebony (Diospyros Crassiflora); Neck Mount: Set; Neck Shape: Thin U; 24 Stainless Steel X-Jumbo frets; Nut Width: 54 mm (2,13″); Scale: 686 mm (27″); Fingerbard Radius: 500 mm (19,69″); Pickups: EMG 81-8H (Bridge), EMG 85-8H (Neck); Controls: Volume, Tone; Switch: 3-Way; Bridge: Evertune (F model); Hardware Finish: Black; Tuners: Grover; Colour: Black Satin; Stock Strings: D’Addario XL120-8 (.009-.065)


21. Ibanez RG80F-IPT

Ibanez RG80F-IPT

Ibanez RG80F-IPT; 8-String ST-Style Electric Guitar; Body: Meranti; Neck: Maple, Walnut; Fingerboard: Rosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia) ; Neck Mount: Bolt-On; Neck Shape: Wizard II-8; Inlays: White dot; 24 Jumbo frets; Nut Width: 55 mm (2,17″); Scale: 686 mm (27,01″); Fingerbard Radius: 400 mm (15,75″); Thickness at 1st Fret: 20 mm (0,79″); Thickness at 12th Fret: 22 mm (0,85″); Pickups: Fishman Fluence Modern Humbucker Ceramic 8 (Bridge), Fishman Fluence Modern Humbucker Alnico 8 (Neck); Controls: Volume, Tone, Voicing Switch; Switch: 3-Way; Bridge: F108 Bridge; Hardware Finish: Gold; Tuners: Ibanez; Colour: Iron Pewter; Stock Strings: (.009-.065)


22. BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic TBS

BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic TBS

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Top: Flamed maple
  • 5-Piece neck: Maple/Wenge
  • Neck attachment: Neck-through (-body)
  • Fretboard: Macassar ebony
  • Scale: 686 mm (27″)
  • Fretboard radius: 14″
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Nut: Graph Tech
  • Frets: 24 Extra jumbo
  • Pickups: Active Fishman Fluence Modern AlNiCo (neck) & Fishman Fluence Modern ceramic (bridge) humbuckers
  • Active electronics
  • Volume control with push/pull function for Voice Selector
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Push button kill switch
  • Bridge: Hipshot hardtail
  • Machine heads: Grover Locking Rotomatic 18:1
  • Locking strap locks
  • Hardware: Black
  • Strings: D’Addario NYXL0980
  • Colour: Transparent Black Satin
  • Suitable gig bag available under B.C. Rich Model D (not included)
  • Suitable case available under B.C. Rich Custom Shop Shredzilla (not included)

Note: Register your product at www.w-distribution.de/Warranty to extend the warranty to 4 years.


23. BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic SM

BC Rich Shredzilla Extreme8 Exotic SM

8-String Electric Guitar

  • Body: Mahogany
  • Top: Spalted maple
  • 5-Piece neck: Maple/Wenge
  • Neck attachment: Neck-through (-body)
  • Fretboard: Macassar ebony
  • Scale: 686 mm (27″)
  • Fretboard radius: 14″
  • Nut width: 54 mm
  • Nut: Graph Tech
  • Frets: 24 Extra jumbo
  • Pickups: Active Fishman Fluence Modern AlNiCo (neck) & Fishman Fluence Modern ceramic (bridge) humbuckers
  • Active electronics
  • Volume control with push/pull function for Voice Selector
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Push button kill switch
  • Bridge: Hipshot hardtail
  • Machine heads: Grover Locking Rotomatic 18:1
  • Locking strap locks
  • Hardware: Black
  • Strings: D’Addario NYXL0980
  • Colour: Natural Transparent
  • Suitable gig bag available under B.C. Rich Model D (not included)
  • Suitable case available under B.C. Rich Custom Shop Shredzilla (not included)

Note: Register your product at www.w-distribution.de/Warranty to extend the warranty to 4 years.


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