Gibson SG Special Cherry 1969

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar in Cherry with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Gibson SG Special Cherry 1969

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Description & Specs

Summary

Finish: Original

Body Material: Mahogany Body

Body Details: Mahogany solid body

Neck Material: Mahogany Neck

Fingerboard Material: Rosewood Fingerboard

Neck Profile: medium "C"

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st- .78" 12th- .95"

Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"

Nut Width: 1-9/16"

Scale Length: 24-3/4"

Neck Details: One piece mahogany neck with bound rosewood board.

Electronics: Original p90 pickups and original wiring with 1968 pot codes. Some solder joints have been touched up.

Pickup Measurements: neck 8.3k ohms bridge 8.0k ohms

Hardware: The tuners have been replaced with Grovers and a Badass bridge has been installed. The original bridge and tremolo unit are missing. The strap buttons have bene replaced. The rest of the hardware is original.

Weight: 7 lbs 6.9 oz

Modifications / Repairs: The tuners have been replaced. -The strap buttons have been replaced. The original bridge and tremolo unit have been removed and a Badass bridge installed. Some solder joints in the harness have been touched up.

Case Details: Original hard shell case. Two of the case latches are broken but the case is otherwise fully functional.

Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has moderate play wear. The finish is glossy with dents and scratches throughout. The back of the body has considerable buckle rash. The finish on the back of the neck is heavily worn with the wood exposed along most of the length. The metal hardware is nicely tarnished with age.

Serial Number: 534213

Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action. the frets are wide and low with light play wear. The serial number dates to 1969.