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NAMM 2018: Monster haul of new Jackson Pro, X and JS Series axes

Pro Series Dinky DK2 Ash

The perennial favourite of metallers old and new gets an ash option for 2018, with an ash body, maple bolt-on neck and direct-mount Seymour Duncan JB TB-4/’59 SH-1N humbuckers, alongside a five-way switch and a  Floyd Rose FRT-O2000 tremolo.

Pro Series Dinky DK3 Okoume

Pairing a satin-finished okoume body with an HSS configuration of a Seymour Duncan JB TB-4 humbucker and two Strat SSL-6 single-coils. There's also a bolt-on maple neck with a friction-reducing urethene gel coating and Floyd Rose FRT-O2000 tremolo.

Pro Series Soloist SL2P MAH/HT MAH

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Two new additions to the Pro Series range, offer the option of a poplar burl-topped mahogany Soloist body in vibrato and hardtail options, respectively. The Pro Series Soloist SL2P MAH comes with the Floyd Rose FRT-O5000 double-locking tremolo bridge while the HT option has a string-through-body Jackson bridge.

Both guitars have through-body maple necks, piranha tooth inlays and Seymour Duncan Distortion pickups. 

Pro Series Monarkh SC Ash and SCQ

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The new Pro Series Monarkh singlecuts get some new wood options this year. The SC Ash adds an arched maple cap and ash top to a mahogany body, while the SCQ features new Alien Burst and Satin Amber over a quilt maple top.

Pro Series - new finishes

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There's a raft of new colour and finish options on the way for a number of existing Pro Series models, including the Soloist S2 in Deep Black and Deep Purple Metallic, the Pro SL2Q MAH in Northern Lights or Purple Phaze and the King V in Gloss Black and Ferrari Red, plus the King V KV MAH, which has a natural finished mahogany body with gold appointments.

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