The Gibson J-45 acoustic-electric is Gibson's best-selling acoustic of all time. Nicknamed "The Workhorse" and first introduced in 1942, this iconic acoustic has become the cornerstone of its round-shoulder, dreadnought line. World renowned for its full, balanced expression, warm bass and excellent projection, the J-45 has been refined to carry this legacy to new heights. This model delivers a sound with incredible dynamic range, warm mids and a tight, punchy bass.
  • AA Sitka spruce top, Indian rosewood back and sides
  • Short scale mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard and belly up bridge
  • L.R. Baggs Element-Plus pickup system
  • Nickel Grover Rotomatic tuning machines
  • Top wood: AA Sitka spruce
  • Back & sides: Indian rosewood
  • Bracing pattern: Custom
  • Neck shape: Slim Taper
  • Nut width: 1.725”
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Pickup/preamp: L.R. Baggs Element-Plus
  • Tuning machines: Grover Rotomatics
  • Orientation: Right Handed
  • Number of strings: 6
  • Case: Included
  • Country of origin: United States

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