Gibson Les Paul Special TV Yellow 1962

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Brazilian Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Gibson Les Paul Special TV Yellow 1962

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 excluding refinish around the heel and area of back of neck
Body Material: Mahogany Body
Neck Material: Mahogany Neck
Fingerboard Material: Brazilian Rosewood
Neck Profile: Medium C-Shape
Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .82" / 12th: .89"
Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"
Nut Width: 1-11/16"
Neck Details: One-piece mahogany neck with a bound Brazilian rosewood board and center dot inlays.
Electronics: Two P-90 pickups with a 3-way toggle pickup selector switch and volume & tone controls per pickup. -- All electronics are original and free from signs of modification. The pots date to 1959. -- There is a portion of the neck pickups bobbin that is cracked. The pickup functions without fault, regardless.
Pickup Measurements: Neck: 8.4 kΩ / Bridge: 8 kΩ
Hardware: The bridge is stress fractured and is not currently installed due to instability. It is included in the chipboard. An era correct replacement is currently installed.
Modifications/Repairs: Areas of this instrument have been refinished. - There is a heel break repair with the area surrounding having been refinished. An area under the 1st to 5th frets has been refinished on the back of the neck. -- Non-original, era correct bridge. Original included within the case.
Case Details: Original chipboard case showing use and other wear.
Cosmetic Condition: This guitar shows lots of playwear and aging. Nicks and dings are present throughout as well as finish checking.
Serial Number: 60866
Tech Notes: Currently, setup with 10 gauge wound third strings and low action. The frets are wide and low showing medium-light signs of playwear. -- The serial number dates this instrument to 1962.
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