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Gibson Les Paul Special Cherry 1959 (s809)


SKU: LG2249492

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Body: Mahogany

Neck: Mahogany neck with a medium "C" profile, 1 11/16" wide nut, rosewood fretboard, 12" radius, and dot inlays

Neck Thickness: .9" at the 1st fret, .99" at the 12th fret

Pickups/Hardware: Kluson deluxe tuners, two P-90 pickups (rated at 8.3 kOhms in the neck and 8.6 k in the bridge), three-way pickup selector switch, volume and tone controls (original with 1959 pot dates and bumblebee capacitors)

Cosmetic Condition: This nicely worn Special is a dream! The body has a moderate amount of dings, scratches, dents and checking lines for its age. The neck has a bit of texture, but overall feels nice and comfortable. The headstock displays some nice edgewear, as well as a gouge along the side of the treble-side top corner. This Gibson is oozing vintage vibes!

Playability: The strings are nice and low, play great, and ring out clearly across the board.

Modifications/Repairs: There are two repaired cracks in the body located inside the treble side cutaway. The switch tip has been replaced.

Weight: 7lbs 1oz

Case: Original chipboard

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