Cort KX257B Baritone Electric Guitar
The KX257B is a baritone 7-string guitar with a 685mm (27”) scale length for a more defined and tighter low end. Featuring a Mahogany body for a strong midrange bark and EMG RetroActive Super77 7-string pickups, the KX257B packs a serious punch for today’s intense metal styles and sounds.
Hardware: Black Nickel
ElectronicsPickups: EMG Retroactive Super77-7
Neck: Hard Maple
Scale: 685mm (27") Baritone
About the brand:
Cort have been making guitars for more than 50 years with an unabated passion for the guitar. Based on long-standing guitar production knowledge, experience, faith in quality and value, Cort are constantly evolving to create the best guitars in the world. Cort's mission is to deliver the best instruments to passionate musicians around the world.
Since the 1960s, Cort have collaborated with renowned guitar builders and artists from overseas to showcase innovative guitars. The great list of builders and artists who have worked to develop and launch guitars with Cort include: Ned Steinberger, Jim Triggs, Greg Curbow, Larry Coryell, Matt Murphy, Hiram Bullock, Joe Beck, Billy Cox, TM Stevens, Neil Zaza, Matthias Jabs, Gene Simmons and most recently Jeff Berlin, Frank Gambale, Hugh Manson, and Matthew Bellamy. Performance, reliability and specifications sought by professional builders and artists play a valuable role in creating guitars that satisfy everyone from beginners to professional players.
Cort guitars (Cor-Tek Corporation) are a South Korean guitar manufacturing company located in Seoul. They are one of the largest guitar manufacturers in the world and have also produced instruments for many other companies including Honer and Kramer. They also have state-of-the-art production facilities in Indonesia and China. In order to maintain Cort’s core ability for guitar building, the brand have introduced careful wood selection standards, wood drying facilities, advanced CNC equipment and painting processes, and they continue to invest heavily in the development of facilities and human resources.
Cort are committed to making great guitars, offering a reasonable and diverse price range for various types of players.