The Gibson Les Paul Standard Triple Stain electric guitar has all the great features that has made this model revered, plus a unique triple stained transparent black finish that brings out all of the ... Click To Read More About This Product
The Gibson Les Paul Standard Triple Stain electric guitar has all the great features that has made this model revered, plus a unique triple stained transparent black finish that brings out all of the glorious grain in the AAA flame maple top. Other outstanding appointments include gold hardware, cr¨me binding, trapezoid fingerboard inlays, and gold speed knobs. The Les Paul guitar comes with a Gibson hardcase.
The Gibson Les Paul Standard is crafted from an AAA flame maple top and a back made of solid mahogany. This wood combination, one of the most legendary pairs in the history of the solid and semi-solid electric guitar, yields a "best of both worlds" tonal splendor. With the great clarity, definition and treble bite from the maple, and excellent depth and richness from the mahogany ” elements found in the classic Gibson Les Paul Standard tone.
Neck and fingerboard
The neck of the Gibson Les Paul Standard is constructed from a single piece of solid mahogany, and glued to the body at a 4-degree angle (pitch). Mahogany is a traditional neck wood that is prized for its combination of lightness and strength. The 12-inch radius of the Les Paul Standard guitar fingerboard provides smooth note bending capabilities and eliminates dead or choked out notes, common occurrences on fingerboards with lesser radiuses.
The Triple Stained Les Paul Standard guitar is fitted with covered Gibson BurstBucker 1 (neck) and BurstBucker 2 (bridge) pickups ” the most accurate reproduction vintage-PAF-style humbuckers Gibson has ever offered. Gibson's legendary Burstbucker pickups deliver all the subtle variations of true, classic "Patent Applied For" humbucker tone by using historically unmatched bobbin windings and Alnico II magnets yielding everything from warm, fluid vocal tones to fat, sweet growl.
The Tune-O-Matic bridge and tailpiece are made from lightweight chrome-plated Zamak. The Tune-O-Matic provides a firm seating for the strings, allowing the player to adjust and fine-tune the intonation and string height in a matter of minutes. It also yields excellent coupling between strings and body, maximizing resonance, tone, and sustain.