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Shown in Antique Vintage Sunburst
Shown in Light Caramel Burst
Shown in Antique Red
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Body
Top Laminated Maple
Body Type Semi-Hollow, Chambered
Back Laminated Maple
Binding Single-ply, Cream
Body
Neck
Species Mahogany
Profile 30/60 Slender and ’59 Rounded
Truss Rod Traditional
Joint Angle 4° (+/- 15 seconds)
Neck
Neck Fit
Joint Mortise & Tenon
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Joint Angle Tolerance +/- .005"
Neck Fit
Fingerboard
Species Rosewood
Frets 22
Radius 12"
Nut/E.O.B 1.687/2.062
Inlays Mother-of-Pearl Dots
Binding Single-ply, Cream
Other Standard Fret Wire
Fingerboard
Nut
Material White Corian
Width 1.687
Slots Gibson PLEK System
Nut
Headstock
Inlay Mother of Pearl “Holly”
Logo Pearl Gibson Inlay
Truss Rod Cover Vintage Truss Rod Cover
Angle 17 Degrees

Headstock
Tuners
Model Vintage Tulip (Single Band)
Plating Nickel
Tuning Ratio 12:01
Tuners
Bridge
Type Tune-o-matic (ABR)
Material Zinc Surrounded by a die casting alloy
Plating Nickel
Bridge
Tailpiece
Type Stop Bar
Material ZAMAK
Plating Nickel Plated Gloss
Tailpiece
Hardware
Knobs Knobs Black Top Hats w/Silver Inserts
Pickguard 5-ply binding
Strings .010 - .046, Vintage Style strings
Strap Buttons Aluminum End Pins
Hardware
Pickups
Neck Position '57 Classic
Bridge Position '57 Classic
Magnet Material Neck: Alnico II, Bridge: Alnico II
Pickups
Electronics
Potentiometers Neck: Alnico II Bridge: Alnico II
Type 500k Audio Taper
Coil Wiring Parallel-Machine Wound
Toggle Switch Switchcraft Axial Toggle with Crème Toggle Cap
Output Jack 1/4" Switchcraft
Electronics
Finish
Process Gloss
Sealer Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Antique Red Antique Red Antique Vintage Sunburst Antique Vintage Sunburst Light Caramel Burst Light Caramel Burst
Case
Type Gibson Memphis Silkscreened Case
Case Exterior Black Pleather
Case Interior Charcoal Plush
Case
Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity Gibson Memphis COA
Additional Materials Lifetime Warranty Information
In order to continually improve the design, quality and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Gibson reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Additionally, because Gibson brand guitars are handcrafted, it is normal for wood grains, finishes and some measurements to vary from those listed on this Web site. As always, the prices listed are the Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Please contact an authorized Gibson dealer in your area for the most current pricing.