Flying V Ebony Electric Guitar – Epiphone



Flying High Again

The Epiphone Flying V from the new Inspired by Gibson Collection recreates the ultra-rare 1958 classic with an a pair of Epiphone ProBucker™ humbuckers for that vintage tone, string-thru tailpiece, Epiphone Vintage Deluxe tuners, and the vintage ornament Epiphone logo on the headstock. This Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Original model also a rolled neck for a comfortable feel, GraphTech® NuBone™ nut, era-appropriate wiring, and CTS pots. Optional hardshell or EpiLite Case is available.

Epiphone ProBucker Humbucker

ProBucker™ humbucker Pickups

The classic “P.A.F” sound is closer than you think

Epiphone’s ProBucker™ humbucker has quietly become one of the most talked about pickups in the industry. It has fooled experts, vintage purists, and even luthiers who have worked with the best vintage examples from the late 50s and early 60s. Epiphone ProBucker™ humbuckers are the real deal–made with 18% Nickel Silver unit bases and covers, the same alloy used by Gibson at the Kalamazoo factory when the humbucker was first invented. The use of Nickel Silver reduces the occurrence of eddy currents due to low conductivity and provides a more transparent and crisp output. The size and shape of the bobbins also has a great impact on tonal response. And the bobbins used on ProBucker™ pickups duplicate the size and shape of the gold standard in the industry, Gibson humbuckers. Epiphone ProBucker™ pickups also feature sand cast Alnico II magnets, high quality 4 conductor lead wire, and are vacuum wax potted to eliminate microphonics.

Flying V SpecificationsEpiphone Flying V



Body Shape  – Flying V
Body Material  -Mahogany
Finish – Gloss

Flying V Neck and Side


Material -Mahogany
Profile – SlimTaper™ C-profile
Scale Length  – 24.75″ / 628.65mm
Fingerboard Material  – Indian Laurel
Fingerboard Radius  – 12″
Number Of Frets  – 22
Frets  – Medium Jumbo
Nut Material  – Graph Tech NuBone®
Nut Width  – 1.69″ / 43mm
Inlays  – Dot

Joint  – Glued in; Set Neck

 Flying V Back and Neck


Finish – Nickel
Bridge – Epiphone LockTone™ Tune-O-Matic
Tailpiece  – Flying V String-Thru
Tuning Machines – Epiphone Vintage Deluxe 18:1 ratio machine heads
Pickguard – 4-Ply, White
TrussRod – Adjustable
Control Knobs – Black Top Hats
Strap Buttons – 2 – heel and wing
Pickup Covers – Nickel


Neck Pickup
Epiphone ProBucker-2™
Bridge Pickup
Epiphone ProBucker-3™
2 Volume, 1 Tone CTS pots
Output Jack


Strings Gauge
.10, .13, .17, .26, .36, .46
Optional Flying V Hard Case 940-EVCS; Flying V EpiLite™ Case 940-EVCSHG

In order to continually improve the design, quality and performance of our products and instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Epiphone reserves the right to change specifications without notice.