Gibson Firebird I Sunburst 1965

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Gibson Firebird I Sunburst 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
Body Material: Mahogany
Neck Material: Mahogany
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: Medium, C-Shape
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .81", 12th: .98"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-9/16"
Neck Details: One-piece set mahogany neck with a Brazilian rosewood board, center pearloid dot inlays, truss adjustment at the headstock
Electronics: Two P-90 pickups, 3-way slider pickup selector switch, volume & tone controls per pickup -- Original electronics free from signs of modification or repair. The pot codes not covered by solder date to 1965.
Pickup Measurements: Neck: 8.1 kΩ, Bridge: 8 kΩ
Hardware: Original excluding strap buttons -- Strap buttons compatible with Dunlop style strap locks (locks not included)
Modifications/Repairs: n/a
Case Details: Original Hard Shell Case
Cosmetic Condition: This guitar shows moderate to light play wear for its age. Light checking can be seen throughout the glossy finish. Minor dings and scuffs exist, mostly contained to the sides and edges.
Serial Number: 346031
Tech Notes: Currently, set up with 10-gauge strings utilizing a wound 3rd string due to bridge compensation. The frets are wide and low showing light play wear. -- The serial number and pot codes date from 1965.
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