Gibson B-45-12-N Natural 1965

12-String Acoustic Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Gibson B-45-12-N Natural 1965

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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
Body Material: Mahogany
Body Details: Mahogany back and sides with a spruce top.
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Neck Profile: D
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st: 0.91 10th: 0.99
Fingerboard Radius: 10.00"
Nut Width: 2"
Scale Length: 24 1/2"
Neck Details: Set mahogany neck with an unbound rosewood fretboard and dot inlays.
Electronics: Under bridge transducer pickup.
Hardware: The bridge is original but has been heavily modified, the adjustable saddle has been removed in favor for a bone saddle. At some point the bridge was converted to be used with 12 bridge pins. It has since been converted back to a string- through bridge with a tail piece. The Tuners have been replaced.
Weight: 5lbs 9oz
Modifications/Repairs: -The bridge has been heavily modified, the adjustable saddle has been removed in favor for a bone saddle. At some point the bridge was converted to be used with 12 bridge pins. It has since been converted back to a string- through bridge with a tail piece. -The tuners have been replaced with Schaller tuners. -A bridge plate transducer style pickup has been installed. The end pin has been reamed out to accommodate a jack/ strap button. -The two top cracks running from the bridge to the bottom of the guitar have been glued and repaired. Cleats have been installed on the inside of the top to re-enforce the cracks
Case Details: Hardshell case.
Cosmetic Condition: The finish is glossy and has worn attractively over time with finish checking throughout. There is cracking in the finish around the sound hole near the neck and pick-guard.
Serial Number: 280491
Tech Notes: This guitar plays well with low action when setup with optimal neck relief. Serial number dates to 1965.
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