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Gibson Custom True Historic 1960 Les Paul Reissue Electric Guitar Vintage Lemon Burst

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1432909765290
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The last of the original Bursts, re-created like never before with True Historic specs. The True Historic 1960 Les Paul Reissue Electric Guitar features reformulated plastics based on lab analysis of ... Click To Read More About This Product

Available 08-13-2017 You will not be charged until order ships. Email me when this is in stock.

Gear returned in mint condition. If you're looking for a virtually new instrument in possibly less-than-perfect packaging, this is a great value.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks. It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
  • Includes 45-Day, No-Hassle Returns
  • Includes full manufacturer's warranty
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$8,5990.00
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Overview

The last of the original Bursts, re-created like never before with True Historic specs. The True Historic 1960 Les Paul Reissue Electric Guitar features reformulated plastics based on lab analysis of original vintage parts, double-carved and hand-sanded neck and top profiles, thin wet-sanded lacquer, custom-wound Custom Bucker pickups, hot hide glue joinery and historically accurate serial number.

Available in very limited quantities in , this is the closest you can come to owning an original vintage Les Paul from the 1950s without actually acquiring an original. Comes with True Historic COA with guitars exact serial number, die-cast True Historic badge over the Rhythm/Treble switch access cavity and hardshell reissue Les Paul case.

The True Historic range represents fanatic new levels of detail accuracy, employing new processes, new materials, and new skills to give you an entirely authentic ownership experience, placing the beauty, feel, and tone of an original 1950s Gibson in your hands. You simply can't get closer to the real thing...than the real thing.

New in
True Historic Plastics: Molecular level analysis delivers authentic vintage design
True Historic Pickup Covers: Designed and engineered based on the originals
Double-Carved Top: Authentic vintage dish profile
Double-Carved Neck: Hand sanded for ideal playability and accurate profile
"Broken" Peghead Edges, Smoother Edges: Vintage Looks and Feel
Thinner Peghead Veneer: A testament to obsession with detail
Thinner True Historic Wet-Sanded Finish: More work, more authentic
Hide Glue Top Construction: A real vintage spec on the most "original" Reissue yet
Rolled Fingerboard Binding: It's all about feel and playability

Features
  • Body
  • Body shape: Single cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Maple
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: 1960
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Historic
  • Neck finish: Gloss
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Trapezoid
  • Nut width: 1.687" (42.8mm)
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: CustomBucker
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: CustomBucker
  • Brand: Gibson
  • Active or passive: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Series
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None
  • Controls
  • Control layout: Volume 1, volume 2, tone 1, tone 2
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
  • Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: ABR
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Vintage with tulip buttons
  • Color: Nickel
  • Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Limited production, Murphy Aged
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: Certificate of authenticity, extra switch plate
  • Country of origin: United States
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  • Free transfer of coverage to a new owner
  • Repair costs covered for up to five years from date of purchase
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5.0

Got mine 7 years ago. Plays and sounds amazing! More $$ now

By Rob

from Wilkes-Barre, PA.

About Me Professional Musician

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics
  • The 60' has a thin neck, Classic tone.

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Anywhere
    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • Rock Concerts
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Gibson Custom True Historic 1960 Les Paul Reissue Electric Guitar:

    Nothing negative at all except It is expensive for the average musician. It feels like an extension of my arm, so comfortable to play. This is the Guitar every guitarist would love, for any style. I've almost tripled the value since I bought mine in 2010 - S/N 001213. I love it!

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