Gibson

Description

The Gibson SG Standard ’61 Faded Maestro Vibrola electric guitar returns to the classic, much-loved design that shaped sound across generations and genres of music. It features a satin nitrocellulose lacquer finish that gives it the look and feel of a long-treasure musical companion. It offers smooth vibrato effects and the classic styling of the Lyre engraving on the tailpiece cover. The SG Standard ’61 comes with a SlimTaper mahogany neck and a bound rosewood fingerboard. The mahogany body has deeply sculpted body scarfing, a 5-ply teardrop pickguard and a 22nd-fret neck joint. The nickel-plated hardware includes an ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic bridge and Vintage Deluxe tuners. The pickups are open-coil ’60s Burstbuckers for a classic voice with added power and top end, and the controls feature audio taper potentiometers and Orange Drop capacitors.

The Gibson SG Standard ’61 Faded Maestro Vibrola comes with a hardshell case.
Features
  • Mahogany body with a satin nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Mahogany neck in a SlimTaper profile
  • Rosewood fingerboard with 22 frets and acrylic trapezoid inlays
  • A Burstbucker 61R at the neck and Burstbucker 61T at the bridge
Specifications
Body
  • Body type: Double cutaway
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Satin nitrocellulose lacquer
Neck
  • Neck shape: SlimTaper
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Neck finish: Satin nitrocellulose lacquer
Fingerboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Acrylic trapezoid
  • Nut width/material: 1.69" (43 mm) Graph Tech
Electronics
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary humbucker
  • Control layout: Volume 1, Volume 2, Tone 1, Tone 2
  • Special electronics: Hand-wired with Orange Drop capacitors
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
  • Tailpiece: Maestro Vibrola
  • Tuning machines: Vintage Deluxe with keystone buttons
  • Color: Nickel
Other
  • Number of strings: 6 string
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Orientation: Right-handed

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