The Epiphone Les Paul Classic Electric Guitar features the classic look of a late 50s Les Paul Standard at a price that anyone can afford. With it's 'zebra' pickups and sonic versatility this guitar will appeal to a wide variety of players, from those who live for rock and roll to those that are looking for their first foray into rock guitar.
Mahogany and Maple Classic Combo
Keeping in with the vintage aesthetic the Les Paul Classic has the archetypal guitar tonewood combination of a Mahogany body with a Maple Cap. As well as looking amazing this tonewood combination gets you the best of both types of wood, so all the warmth and sustain of Mahogany melds with the bright, snappiness of Maple to deliver something the tone-hounds will adore. The classic Les Paul single-cutaway looks iconic as well as giving you great upper fret access.
A SlimTaper neck shape ensures plenty of heft for chord work and slinkiness for playing leads. Composed of Mahogany to match the guitar tonewood you're assured of a fantastic resonance all around with the Les Paul Classic. The Indian Laurel fretboard looks great and feels even better under your fingers, giving you a stable playing platform that will inspire confidence in your playing.
Alnico Classic Humbuckers
The Les Paul Classic comes loaded with Alnico Classic PRO pickups in the neck and bridge positions, delivering you a lovely tone that will work with both dirty and clean styles. The open-coil 'zebra' style pickups give you a very even sound and a great output, giving you a warm guitar sound overall. The Les Paul Classic also a coil-splitting and phase switching function, ensuring your tonal palette will spread far and wide.
The Les Paul Classic has a LockTone Tune-o-Matic bridge with a Stopbar tailpiece to ensure fantastic intonation and an easily adjustable action. Working in conjunction alongside the Grover Rotomatic tuning machines with kidney buttons and an 18:1 ratio, you get tuning stability that won't let you down no matter how intense the riffing.
The Epiphone Les Paul Classic Electric Guitar imbibes the spirit of a rock and roll legend without the astronomical price tag. High quality build and fat sounding rock tones are ever-present in this model that will suit a wide variety of players and playing styles.
Manufacturer Epiphone Model Les Paul Classic Body Mahogany Top Plain Maple Cap Neck Material Mahogany Profile SlimTaper Fretboard Material Indian Laurel Nut width 1.693-inch / 43mm Scale length 24.75-inch / 628.65mm Number of frets 22 Nut Graph Tech Bridge LockTone Tune-o-Matic Tailpiece Stopbar Tuners Grover Rotomatic; 18:1 ratio Plating Nickel Neck pickup Alnico Classic PRO humbuckers Bridge pickup Alnico Classic PRO humbuckers Controls 2-Volume, 2-Tone, 1 toggle switch, CTS electronics
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