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Body
Top Carved Maple Top
Back Solid, Non-Weight Relieved Mahogany Back
Binding Single-ply Cream Binding on Top
Body
Neck
Species 1-piece Mahogany Neck with Long Neck Tenon
Profile Early '50s Rounded
Truss Rod Historic Truss Rod Assembly (No Tubing)
Joint Angle 4° (+/- 15 seconds)
Adhesive Franklin Titebond
Neck
Neck Fit
Joint Mortise & Tenon
Adhesive Hide Glue
Joint Angle Tolerance +/- .005"
Neck Fit
Fingerboard
Species One-piece Rosewood
Radius 12"
Scale Length 24.75"
Binding Single-ply Cream
Inlays Cellulose Trapezoid
Nut/E.O.B 1.687/2.062
Fingerboard
Nut
Material Nylon
Width 1.687
Slots Gibson PLEK System
Nut
Headstock
Inlay Holly Headstock Veneer w/ Pearl logo
Truss Rod Cover Vintage Black and White
Angle 17 Degrees
Headstock
Electronics
Potentiometers 2 Volume Controls
2 Tone Controls
Capacitors Bumblebee
Toggle Switch Three-Way with Amber Toggle Cap
Output Jack Traditional ¼"
Electronics
Tuners
Model Kluson™ Deluxe
Tuning Ratio 12:01
Plating Nickel
Tuners
Bridge
Type ABR-1 bridge
Plating Nickel
Bridge
Tailpiece
Type Lightweight Aluminum Stopbar Tailpiece
Plating Nickel
Tailpiece
Hardware
Knobs Gold Top Hats with Dial Pointers
Toggle Switch Washer Cream with Gold Silkscreen
Pickup Mounting Rings Cream
Control Plate Cover Black
Strings .010 - .046
Strap Buttons Aluminum
Hardware
Pickups
Neck Position Custom Bucker
Bridge Position Custom Bucker
Pickups
Finish
Sealer Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Treatment Period-Correct Red Aniline Dye
Faded Tobacco VOS Iced Tea VOS Washed Cherry VOS
Case
Type Custom Shop Hardshell
Case
Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity COA
Additional Materials Each 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue comes with adjustment literature, and documentation for the guitar’s limited lifetime warranty.
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.