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Gallery Horizontal
Gallery Top
Gallery Bottom
Gallery Headstock
Gallery Beauty Shot
Body
Top Mahogany
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Body
Neck
Species Mahogany
Profile SG Rounded
Truss Rod Traditional Adjustable
Joint Angle 4.25° (+/- 15 seconds)
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Neck
Neck Fit
Joint Mortise & Tenon
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Joint Angle Tolerance +/- .005"
Neck Fit
Fingerboard
Species Granadillo
Frets 22
Radius 12"
Nut/E.O.B 1.695"/2.260"
Inlay Acrylic Dot
Fingerboard
Nut
Material Corian
Width 1.695
Slots Gibson PLEK System
Nut
Headstock
Logo Gold Silkscreen "Gibson" Logo
Truss Rod Cover Black and White Antique Bell with "SG" Imprint

Headstock
Tuners
Model Vintage Tuners with Perloid Buttons
Plating Nickel
Tuning Ratio 14:1

Tuners
Bridge
Type Nashville Tune-O-Matic
Material Zamak
Plating Chrome
Bridge
Tailpiece
Type Stop Bar
Material Zamak
Plating Chrome
Tailpiece
Hardware
Knobs Black Top Hats with Silver Metal Inserts
Toggle Switch Washer Black with Gold Imprint
Control Plate Cover Black Acrylic
Strap Buttons Aluminum
Strings .010 - .046, Genuine Gibson strings
Hardware
Pickups
Neck Position Uncovered 490R
Bridge Position Uncovered 490T
Magnet Material Alnico II and Alnico V
Covers Uncovered
Pickups
Electronics
Potentiometers 2 Volume Controls, 2 Tone Controls
Type 300k Linear Volume, 500k Non-linear Tone
Coil Wiring Machine Wound
Toggle Switch Three-way Switchcraft with Cream Plastic Tip
Output Jack Traditional 1/4"
Electronics
Finish
Sealer Nitrocellulose
Process 1-1.5 mils
Heritage Cherry Ebony
Case
Type Gibson Deluxe Gigbag
Case Exterior Black
Case Interior Plush Lining
Case
Accessories
Additional Materials Each SG Special comes with adjustment literature, and documentation for the guitar’s Limited Lifetime Warranty, along with Gibson’s 24/7/365 Customer Service.
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.