Gibson Byrdland Sunburst 1967

Short-Scale 6-String Hollow Body Electric Guitar in Sunburst with Ebony Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Gibson Byrdland Sunburst 1967

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Description & Specs

Summary

Finish: Original

Top Material: Spruce Top

Body Material: Maple Body

Body Details: Maple back and sides with spruce top, fully hollow.

Neck Material: Maple Neck

Fingerboard Material: Ebony Fingerboard

Neck Profile: medium "C"

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st- .83" 12th- .97"

Fingerboard Radius: 7.25

Nut Width: 1-5/8"

Scale Length: 23-1/2"

Neck Details: Three piece maple neck with bound ebony board and block inlays.

Electronics: Original patent number sticker pickups and original wiring with three way selector and two volume and two tones. The pots are enclosed in their original metal covers.

Pickup Measurements: neck 7.2k ohms bridge 8.2k ohms

Hardware: Original hardware except for replaced nut.

Weight: 7 lbs 1.1 oz

Modifications / Repairs: The guitar has been refretted and a bone nut has been installed. When the refret was done, the board was lightly planed.

Case Details: Original hard shell case.

Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The finish is glossy with light checking and dents and scuffs throughout. The metal hardware is nicely tarnished with age. There is a cavity on the face of the pick guard where it is deteriorating. Other than this the guard is fully intact.

Serial Number: 891865

Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action. The frets are wide and tall with minimal play wear. The serial number dates to 1967.