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JKM  |  SKU: JKME460

JKM Empire 460 Masterbuild Acoustic Guitar (Western Red Cedar & Black Limba)


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Delivery and Shipping

All instruments are passed through our workshop prior to shipping.

This includes a 25 point Q.C. check and setup to your spesifcation.

This means it can take anything up to 2 weeks to recieve your instrument from date of purchase.

All shipping is done via Royal Mail & Parcelforce. Tracking is provided once shipped.

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Discover the epitome of acoustic excellence with the JKM Empire 460, a meticulously handcrafted guitar that embodies the essence of artistry and precision. Crafted in the heart of Dromore, County Down, Northern Ireland, this instrument is a testament to the unparalleled skill and dedication of a master luthier.

Exquisite Wood Selection: At the heart of the JKM Empire 460 lies a carefully selected western red cedar top that delivers warm, resonant tones with impeccable clarity. Paired with a black limba back, this guitar produces a rich, balanced sound that captivates both seasoned musicians and aspiring artists alike.

Unparalleled Playability: The JKM Empire 460 boasts a massacar ebony fingerboard that offers a silky-smooth playing experience. Hand-finished with a blend of oil and wax, it ensures effortless movement across the frets, allowing you to explore your musical creativity with ease. 

Versatile Electronics: For those looking to expand their sonic horizons, the JKM Empire 460 comes equipped with K+K Trinity Pro electrics. This advanced system enables you to harness the full potential of your guitar. With the included 2-channel pre-amp and stereo cable, you can split the microphone and pickup signals, allowing for separate processing.

As a testament to the craftsmanship and authenticity of your JKM Empire 460, each guitar is accompanied by certificates of authenticity. These certificates not only affirm the guitar's origin and construction but also serve as a symbol of the passion and dedication that have gone into creating this masterpiece.

The JKM Empire 460 comes complete with a durable TKL hardcase. 

This is a Commission sale/Antique item and as such not subject to our refund policy.


  • MODEL:  Empire 460
  • TOP:  Western Red Cedar
  • BACK:  Black Limba
  • FINGERBOARD:  Massacar Ebony
  • HEADSTOCK VENEER:  Massacar Ebony
  • BRIDGE:  Massacar Ebony
  • BINDING:  Ebony + Tar Black
  • FINISH:  Oil + Wax
  • PICKUP:  K+K Trinity Pro

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We appreciate that buying high-end products can be a daunting and often personal process, which is why we offer special one to one meetings or calls with either Ryan or Walt to discuss any questions or concerns you may have in relation to the product. Just call us on '01364 652333' or email 'enquiries@wmguitars.co.uk' with the subject "Purchase Enquiry [Product Name]" and we will get back and arrange a phone/zoom call or in person meeting to talk you through the process and answer any questions you may have so you can be sure you're getting the guitar thats perfect for you.

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