Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Custom Les Paul Custom Ebony

6-String Electric Guitar with Ebony Fingerboard, Includes Hardshell Case.
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Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Custom Les Paul Custom Ebony

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  • $1,809.00
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Description & Specs

As part of the ongoi ng collaboration with Gibson ™ Custom, Epiphone is proud to introduce the flagship Les Paul™ Custom to the Inspired by Gibson Custom lineup. Replete with all of the classy "tuxedo" appointments that the model is known for, this beautiful guitar has a one-piece mahogany neck with a 50s Rounded C profile, an ebony fretboard, and mother-of-pearl block fretboard inlays. T here are also mother-of-pearl split diamond and Epiphone logo headstock inlays on the Gibson-style "open book" headstock. Gold hardware, including Grover® Rotomatic® 18:1 gear ratio tuners, gives it even more visual appeal. The solid mahogany body has a maple cap for a touch of added sonic bite, while the Gibson USA 490R and 498T pickups provide tonal sophistication and plenty of muscle to back up all the beauty. They're hand-wired to CTS® potentiometers, a Switchcraft® output jack and pickup select switch, and Mallory ™ c apacitors. An Inspired by Gibson Custom double diamond logo is on the back of the headstock, and a black hardshell case with the Inspired by Gibson Custom logo and a goldenrod interior is also included.

General

Series: Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Original
Product Color: Ebony
Case Type: Hardshell Case Included
Factory Setup: E Standard (E-A-D-G-B-E)

Body

Body Material: Solid Mahogany
Body Finish: Gloss
Top Material: Maple Cap
Body Binding: 7-Ply Top, 5-Ply Back

Neck

Neck Material: One-Piece Mahogany
Neck Finish: Gloss
Neck Shape: '50s Rounded Medium C
Fingerboard Material: Ebony
Nut Material: Graph Tech
Nut Width: 1.687" (43mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (304.8mm)
Scale Length: 24.75" (628.65mm)
Number of Frets: 22 Frets
Neck Joint: Set Neck
Fingerboard Inlay: Mother of Pearl Blocks
Inlay Shape: Blocks
Headstock Inlay/Decal: Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Custom Logo w/5-Ply Binding
Neck Binding: Single-Ply

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: Gibson USA 498T
Neck Pickup: Gibson USA 490R
Controls and Switching: 3-Way Switch, 2 Volume, 2 Tone; Hand-Wired w/CTS Potentiometers & Mallory Capacitors

Hardware

Hardware Color: Gold
Bridge: LockTone Tune-O-Matic
Tailpiece: LockTone Stop Bar
Tuning Machines: Grover Rotomatic, 18:1 Ratio
Saddle: Metal
Pickguard: Multi-Ply Black
Truss Rod Cover: 3-Ply Bell w/"Les Paul Custom"
Knobs: Black Speed Knobs
Switch Cap: Cream

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