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70th Anniversary John Lennon J-160E
Body and Finish
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The headstock of the 70th Anniversary John Lennon models carry six vintage Kluson-Gotoh tuners with keystone tuners and efficient 14:1 gear ratios.
A traditional belly-up pin bridge made from Indian rosewood carries an adjustable saddle, just like on the original.
The carries traditional strap buttons.
Pickup and Electronics
The 70th Anniversary John Lennon models comes equipped with a P-90 single-coil magnetic pickup installed beneath the top of the guitar at the end of the fingerboard, with its adjustable pole pieces extending through the wood. This is routed through a single volume and tone control, and a standard 1/4" output jack.
The 70th Anniversary John Lennon models have traditional multi-ply top binding and soundhole rosette, single-ply back binding, and single-ply cream fingerboard binding. The J-160E VS and Museum model have traditional tortoiseshell pickguards, while the "Imagine" model has a white plastic pickguard. All have amber top-hat knobs on their volume and tone controls.
Gibson's Light Gauge nickel strings, sizes .011-.052, are installed at the factory.