Atlantis HexFX Guitar
The Atlantis HexFX Guitar is a high performance, professional electric guitar featuring our exclusive, patented LightWave Analog Optical Pickup System Technology. The HexFX Technology in this instrument provides individual string outputs, along with a summed mono output, to a 13-pin DIN connector. The resulting output enables full synth access, individual string processing and modeling, as well as the use of a fanout box. The optical pickup technology provides ultra-fast and accurate tracking, glitch free and with no latency and no false triggering. The tonal possibilities are unlimited!
Chambered Mahogany Body & Solid Mahogany Neck
Slightly brownish in its natural, dried state, with a varied wood grain, mahogany is a highly praised tone wood for acoustic and electric instruments, alike.
Premium Tone Woods
The Atlantis HexFX has a Spruce Top and is available in Clear Gloss and Ultra Black Finishes.
LightWave System3 analog optical pickup system
The optical pickup system uses infrared light to sense string vibration, and features a totally separate transducer for each string, with no electrical or mechanical crosstalk between.
HexFX 13-pin Output Technology
Individual string output with the 13-pin DIN connector. The resulting output enables full synth access, individual string processing and modeling, as well as the use of a fanout box.
- Body Type: Thinline (40mm)
- Body Wood: Chambered Mahogany
- Top Wood: European Spruce with Soundhole
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane (Clear Gloss or Ultra Black)
- Number of Strings: 6
- Number of Frets: 21
- Scale Length: 25.5″
- Attachment: Bolt-On (4 Bolt)
- Neck Wood: Mahogany
- Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fretboard Radius: 14″
- Neck Shape: Low-Profile ‘C’ Neck Carve
- Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Dots
Hardware and Electronics
- Pickups: LightWave Analog Optical Pickup
- Bridge: TUSQ® Nut and Saddle
- PreAmp: LightWave Designed Active PreAmp
- Standard 1/4″ Mono
- 13-pin DIN Individual String
- Master Volume
- Pull-up Tone Control
- 13 Pin Volume
- Output Selector Switch
- Program Selector Switch
- 16 Hours playing time with 2-hour recharge
- Rechargeable NiMH Internal Battery
- ProTec Deluxe Gig Bag
- User Manual
- Tool Kit
Every Atlantis HexFX Guitar purchase includes a Protec Padded Gig Bag, Tabletop International Charger, Tools, & Manual.
Willcox Guitars instruments are designed, engineered, and prototyped here at our Santa Barbara, California facility. The necks and bodies are made by our manufacturing partners, SPG Musical Instruments, in South Korea. SPG was originally the Custom Shop of Samick. The electronics are made here in California. The molded bridge and hardware parts are done to our specs by GraphTech Guitar Labs of BC, Canada.
All of the parts and assemblies are inventoried here in California. When an instrument is ordered, it is assembled, set up, tested, and burned in here in our factory. This process takes about 7 – 10 business days before we ship your instrument, and our QC is applied to every step in the process.
All instrument orders shipped to the continental United States have complimentary shipping, no charge. All orders shipped to Alaska, Hawaii and all International orders are shipped using FedEx GreatRates service, in which shipping charges are far less than regular shipping rates, but vary greatly depending on date of shipment, destination, and space availability.
If you are shipping to an international address, you will be contacted within 48 hours of purchasing a complete instrument from Willcox Guitars regarding an additional shipping fee (estimated fees are anywhere between $70 -$375) that you will be required to pay before the instrument ships out.
This amount may be paid with the same method of payment used to purchase the instrument and will require your verification. Please contact us if you’d like to arrange shipping with your own courier services.
If you would like a shipping estimate, please contact us by email and include the instrument you are interested in, and your city, country, and postal code.