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Gibson Memphis 1958 ES-335 VOS Natural NH w/Hardshell Case (Serial #A08618)


SKU: ES58168NNH1-A08618

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Gibson Memphis 1958 ES-335

Gibson Memphis has gone the extra mile to recreate an historically accurate ES-335 with vintage original specs.  “Mouse Ears” body shape and an unbound fingerboard, this guitar is like the very first 335s ever produced.

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Body: Correct '58 shape with "Mickey Mouse ears"
Fingerboard: Unbound rosewood with dot inlays
Potentiometers: Matched 550k potentiometers
Construction: Historic body and neck construction
Truss rod: Tubeless Historic truss rod
Pickups: MHS humbuckers
Frets: Period-correct .100" x .045" fret wire
Finish: VOS for a gently aged look
Top Wood: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Back Wood: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Rims Wood: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Average Weight (body only): 2.1069 kg / 4.645 lbs
Glue: Hot hide glue for braces and centerblock, Franklin Titebond 50 for rim assembly.
Body Contour: 1958 ES (Semi-Hollow)
Neck Wood: Mahogany
Truss Rod: Historic
Profile: Traditional "C"
Peg Head: SP-1
Inlay: Mother of Pearl Crown
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Neck Fit: 4 degrees
Type: Mortise and Tenon
Adhesive: Hot Hide Glue
Nut: White Nylon
Width: 4.3358 cm / 1.707"
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 22
Scale: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
Side Dots (Color): White
Fingerboard Inlays: Dot
Material: Pearloid
Pickups: MHS Humbucker/MHS Humbucker
Tonal & Resonant Advancements: Historically accurate "Patent Applied For" replica with airy tone and unbalanced coils. Slightly under wound.
Tuning Keys: Kluson Single Ring Tulip Button
Pick Guard: Multi ply black long ES-335 with 45° bevel (V.O.S.)
Knobs: Gold Top Hats (V.O.S.)
Serial:  A08618
Weight:  8lb. 3oz.   

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