Gibson Custom

Description

Gibson Custom brings the classic black and gold look of the Les Paul Custom to this formally dressed Explorer. With bound body and headstock to add the final touch of elegance, it's a look that draws second glances. Loaded with Gibson Custom 490R/498T humbuckers, it's got plenty of rock-and-roll attitude to make a statement.

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Features
  • Gloss-finished, bound mahogany body
  • Mahogany neck, bound ebony fingerboard, bound headstock
  • Gibson Custom 498T/490R humbuckers with gold covers, 3-way switch
  • Gold finish tune-o-matic bridge, stopbar tailpiece, Grover Kidney tuners
Specifications
Body
  • Body shape: Other
  • Body type: Solid Body
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck
  • Neck shape: Medium C
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Vintage
  • Neck finish: Nitrocellulose lacquer
Fingerboard
  • Material: Ebony
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Vintage-style
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Mother-of-pearl Block
  • Nut width/material: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm) Corian
Electronics
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Control layout: Individual volume, Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed Bridge
  • Bridge design: Individual saddle
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Vintage-style Sealed
  • Color: Gold
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Case: Hardshell Case
  • Orientation: Right Handed
  • Country of Origin: United States

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