Gibson SG Junior Cardinal Red 1965

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Gibson SG Junior Cardinal Red 1965

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original finish.
Body Material: Mahogany
Body Details: Solid Honduran mahogany body.
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: C
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret .842", 12th fret .982"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-11/16"
Scale Length: 24 3/4"
Neck Details: Set Honduran mahogany neck with unbound Brazilian rosewood fingerboard and dot inlays.
Electronics: Original pickup and wiring harness. Controls consist of volume and tone. Some solder joints have been touched up. One visible pot code dates to 1965.
Pickup Measurements: 8.22K
Hardware: Original hardware. The original short Maestro vibrato is included in the case.
Weight: 5lbs 14oz
Modifications/Repairs: The vibrato has been removed, but is included in the case. Some solder joints have been touched up.
Case Details: Gibson chipboard case with red interior. The handle is missing.
Cosmetic Condition: This guitar is in good condition with wear consistent with its age. The finish is weather checked and hazy, with dings, scratches, and chipping throughout. Some larger dents and buckle rash are present on the back of the body. The hardware has a strong patina.
Serial Number: 873749
Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action. The frets are wide and low, with moderate wear. There is some slight fret buzz in the first position, but notes ring out clearly otherwise. The serial number and one visible pot code date to 1965.
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