Gibson Custom Shop '57 Les Paul Standard, Gold Top Dark Back
Gibson Custom Shop '57 Les Paul Standard Electric Guitar, Gold Top Dark Back
The fantastic Custom Shop-model Gibson '57 Les Paul Standard electric guitar is as good as gold — masterfully-built in America with an elegant Gold Top gloss finish with a gorgeous Dark Back. The iconic '57 Gold Top has been the tool of choice for countless guitar heroes, hosting an elegant playing space for guitarists who want to dive back into the past with style.
This versatile guitar features an awesome one-piece lightweight mahogany body construction with a two-piece plain maple Gold-finished top — an authentic recreation that exemplifies Gibson Custom Shop's tireless quest for accuracy to the original year of production, from the woods to the construction to the parts and precise contours throughout. The comfortable mahogany chunky C-profile neck hosts an Indian rosewood fingerboard for ultimate playability.
A pair of Custombucker Alnico 3 unpotted pickups are installed, producing a powerful vintage PAF-style tone, and controlled by a three-way toggle switch with two volume and two tone controls, along with CTS 500K audio taper potentiometers and paper-in-oil capacitors. It's rounded-off with a set of lightweight aluminum stop bar and an ABR-1 bridge, this guitar holds its own. A stellar playing experience with stunning style and killer sound — the Gibson Custom Shop '57 Les Paul Standard is available now at Replay Guitar Exchange!
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Neck material: mahogany
Scale length: 24.75"
Nut width: 1.687"
Fingerboard radius: 12"
Neck shape: chunky C
Fingerboard material: Indian rosewood
Frets: 22, narrow tall
Country of origin: USA
Hard shell case included