I was wondering if someone could explain me what is the difference between a normal superstrat like the ESPs with flat top and the arched top of many jackson dinky models like the JS series.
I've found people talking about it but with semi hollow guitars or acoustic, but for a "metal guitar", could the difference be more than visuals?
You got it. Archtops are aesthetic on all solidbody guitars. If you're involving a pickup through an amp, the wood means little to nothing.
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The archtop is just that. Instead of the top of the guitar being completely flat, it is slightly convex or arched. I find it very comfortable. My DKMGT is arched.
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