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Explorer® style EXP Guitar Kits

Build your own DIY Explorer® style guitar using one of our EXP kits.

The EXP could be considered one of the easier to assemble DIY electric guitar kits with simple wiring, and the option for either set or bolt-on neck. The flat body and straight lines also make sanding and finishing a breeze compared to the more rounded contours of the LP or ST or hollow body kits.

If you have never assembled or finished an electric guitar before, the EXP makes for a good starting point. In fact, we have a complete run-through showing all of the steps involved in assembly right here:

Contact our support team at support@guitarkitworld.com if you have any further questions.

Disclaimer: GuitarKitWorld.com is not affiliated with Gibson Brands Inc., Fender Musical Instruments Corporation or PRS Guitars. Fender®, Gibson®, and other brand names are trademarks of their respective owners.

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    EXP Guitar Kit w/ Spalted Maple Veneer, Rosewood Fretboard
    EXP Guitar Kit w/ Spalted Maple Veneer, Rosewood Fretboard
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    Build your own EXP style DIY guitar kit with a mahogany body and spalted maple veneer. Specifications Body Type: Solid Hand Orientation: Righty He...

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    Zebrawood EXP Guitar Kit with Black Pickguard
    Zebrawood EXP Guitar Kit with Black Pickguard
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    EXP DIY guitar kit with zebrawood body & neck, trapezoid inlays, and black pickguard and hardware. Specifications Hand Orientation*: Righty H...

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    Zebrawood EXP Guitar Kit w/ White Pickguard
    Zebrawood EXP Guitar Kit w/ White Pickguard
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    EXP DIY guitar kit with zebrawood body & neck, trapezoid inlays, and white pickguard and hardware. Specifications Hand Orientation*: Righty H...

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    Alder EXP Guitar Kit with Maple Fretboard, Gold Hardware
    Alder EXP Guitar Kit with Maple Fretboard, Gold Hardware
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    Alder wood body EXP guitar kit with maple fretboard and set-in neck. Explorer® style kit has a flat body and straight lines which makes sanding and...

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    Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit w/ Rosewood Fretboard
    Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit w/ Rosewood Fretboard
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    Build your own EXP style DIY guitar from this kit with a mahogany body and neck, rosewood fretboard, and flamed maple veneer. Specifications Hand ...

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    Bass EXP style Guitar Kit with Mahogany Body & Neck
    Bass EXP style Guitar Kit with Mahogany Body & Neck
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    Build your own mahogany body 34" EXP style bass DIY guitar with engineered rosewood fretboard and a bolt-on neck. Specifications Hand Orientation:...

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    EXP Guitar Kit w/ Ash Body, Rosewood Fretboard
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    EXP style DIY guitar kit with ash body timber and maple neck. Specifications Hand Orientation: Righty Headstock Shape: Styled Body Type: Solid Bo...

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    EXP Guitar Kit w/ Flame Maple Veneer, Ebony, Dot Inlays
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    EXP Guitar Kit with Quilted Maple Veneer
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    EXP Guitar Kit with Genuine Mother of Pearl Trapezoid Inlays
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    EXP Guitar Kit with a bolt-on maple neck and genuine mother of pearl trapezoid inlays. Explorer® style kit has a flat body and straight lines which...

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    Alder EXP Guitar Kit with Rosewood Fretboard, Gold Hardware
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    Alder wood body EXP guitar kit with rosewood fretboard and a bolt-on neck. Explorer® style kit has a flat body and straight lines which makes sandi...

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    Lefty EXP Guitar Kit w/ Maple Neck & Skunk Stripes
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    Build your own left-handed EXP style DIY guitar with a basswood body and flamed maple veneer. Specifications Body Type: Solid Hand Orientation: Le...

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    Ash EXP Guitar Kit w/ Ebony Fretboard - Guitar Kit World
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    Build your own EXP style DIY guitar kit with a mahogany body and neck with a reverse headstock and a beautiful ebony fretboard. The product images ...

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    Ash body EXP style Guitar Kit w/ Maple Neck and Fretboard
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    Build your own EXP style DIY guitar with an ash body, maple neck and fretboard, and trapezoid abalone fretboard inlays kit. Specifications Hand Or...

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    Left-Handed Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit
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    Left-Handed Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit

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    Build your own left-handed EXP style DIY guitar with a mahogany body and neck, ebony fretboard, and pearl white Trapezoid fretboard inlays kit. Spe...

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    EXP Guitar Kit w/ Ebony Fretboard & Reverse Headstock
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    Reverse Headstock Mahogany EXP Guitar Kit w/ Ebony Fretboard

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    Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit with Ebony Fretboard - Guitar Kit World
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    Mahogany body EXP style Guitar Kit with Ebony Fretboard

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    EXP Bass Kit with 5 Strings
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    Build your own EXP-style 5-string bass guitar. This DIY guitar kit can be customized according to your taste and playing style. Customize hand-orie...

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    EXP Guitar Kit
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