In 1958, Gibson launched and shipped 19 Explorers and 81 Flying Vs. With its advanced space age and futuristic design, these guitars that can be recognized at a glance are cultural symbols of great collectible value. Gibson is proud to release the complete collection of these rare and desirable guitars. Gibson Custom Shop 1958 Korina Flying V and Explorer are now available worldwide.
The Gibson 1958 Flying V and Explorer project took three years to develop through the magic and artistry of the Gibson Custom Shop team. The vintage features of these Flying V and Explorer are made of Korina wood. By using the 3-D scanning technology of multiple Flying V and Explorers manufactured in 1958, Gibson Custom Shop provides the most authentic and identical clones humans can possibly make. Each Flying V and Explorer is equipped with black or white guards and includes a historic shell, classic brown exterior and luxurious pink interior. View the Gibson Custom Shop Flying V and Explorer.