Gibson Custom

Description

The Gibson Explorer was way ahead of its time when it was introduced in 1958 with only 19 were shipped that year. But it's become very popular in the years since then and every detail of the classic vintage Explorer has been carefully recreated in this historic reissue model. Just like the original, this Gibson Explorer reissue features an ABR-1 bridge and Stop Bar tailpiece, a korina body, Custombucker pickups, korina neck and an Indian rosewood fretboard. Additional features include gold hardware, Kluson tuners and a 4-ply off-white pickguard. A hardshell case is also included.
Features
  • Korina body
  • Korina neck with 1958 Explorer profile
  • Indian rosewood fingerboard
  • Dual Custombucker humbucking pickups
Specifications
Body
  • Body Type: Solid Body
  • Body wood: Korina
Neck
  • Neck shape: 1958 Explorer
  • Neck wood: Korina
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Standard
Fingerboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width/material: 1.687"/Nylon
Electronics
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Control layout: Individual volume, Individual volume, Master tone
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed Bridge
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Kluson
  • Color: Gold
Other
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Hardshell Case
  • Orientation: Right-Handed
  • Country of Origin: United States

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