Epiphone

Description

Epiphone introduces the new Les Paul Special VE (Vintage Edition) electric guitar featuring the classic Les Paul profile with a lightweight Poplar body.  The Les Paul Special VE is powered by Epiphone Open Coil humbuckers and is available in beautiful new “Vintage Worn” color finishes.
 
For decades, the Les Paul Special has been one of Epiphone’s best-selling electric guitars. And this Les Paul Special VE—inspired by the Les Paul, the greatest electric guitar in rock—continues the tradition of giving new both players and pros a real Les Paul at a price anyone can afford.
Features
Body
  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Not applicable
  • Body wood: Poplar with mahogany veneer
  • Body finish: Satin
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: '60s SlimTaper D
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 24.75 in.
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Satin
Fretboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 14 in.
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm)
Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: 650R
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: 700T
  • Brand: Epiphone
  • Active or passive pickups: 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: Tune-o-matic
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Premium Covered; 14:1 ratio
  • Color: Nickel
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Electronics
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: China
Specifications
Body
  •  
  • Body shape: Double cutaway 
  • Body type: Solid body 
  • Body material: Solid wood 
  • Body wood: Poplar with mahogany veneer
  • Body finish: Satin 
  • Orientation: Right handed 
Neck
  •  
  • Neck shape: '60s SlimTaper D 
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Bolt-on 
  • Scale length: 24.75 in.
  • Truss rod: Standard 
  • Neck finish: Satin 
Fretboard
  •  
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 14 in. 
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo 
  • Number of frets: 22 
  • Inlays: Dot 
  • Nut width: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm) 
Pickups
  •  
  • Configuration: HH 
  • Neck: 650R
  • Bridge: 700T
  • Brand: Epiphone 
Controls
  •  
  • Control layout: Master volume, Master tone 
  • Pickup switch: 3-way 
Hardware
  •  
  • Bridge type: Fixed 
  • Bridge design: Tune-o-matic 
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar 
  • Tuning machines: Premium Covered; 14:1 ratio
  • Color: Nickel 
Other
  •  
  • Number of strings: 6-string 
  • Case: Sold separately 
  • Accessories: None 
  • Country of origin: China

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