The Gibson ES-335 Figured Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar in Sixties Cherry is the perfect blend of form and function. A timeless classic of the guitar world, the ES series has been in production for over 60 years and shows no signs of slowing down with its distinctive looks and warm, vibrant tone. The AAA Figured Maple top is set off by some staggering gloss finishes, ensuring this guitar will turn heads whether on stage or in the studio.
Chambered Semi-Hollow Body Design
A thermally engineered chambered maple centre block and thermally engineered quarter-sawn Adirondack spruce bracing gives the body of the ES-335 a lightweight feel and fights feedback at high volume whilst retaining all the tonal qualities of the classic hollow-body guitars. Composed of 3-ply AAA Figured Maple/Poplar/Maple to ensure the classic big body tone is present and accounted for, the ES-335 gives you access to a wide variety of styles whether you prefer country chicken-pickin', big blues bends or outside jazz licks.
'C' is for Comfort
The double-cutaway design is joined to a Mahogany neck to give you fantastic upper fret access and the rounded 'C' profile ensures that chords and scale runs come with ease. The Mahogany neck of the ES-335 has been paired with the body tonewood to ensure warmth of tone and works with the Rosewood fretboard to give you a tone that's versatile enough to deal with an assortment of styles. The fretboard gives you a solid platform with 22 frets marked by Acrylic Small Blocks to ensure you'll never lose your way, even on the darkest of stages.
Calibrated T-Type Pickups
New for 2020, Gibson's Calibrated T-Type humbucking pickups deliver rip-roaring guitar tone that will sound at home in any genre of music. Dig in with your pick and you'll find some great top-end bite that works great with gain, dial it down and you've got the classic smooth and soothing vintage response that embodies classic hollow body tone. The pickups are paired with a hand-wired orange drop capacitors, resulting in the same versatile tone craved by players for over 60 years.
Tuning stability and precise intonation are provided by the Vintage Deluxe tuners with Keystone buttons paired with a lightweight, Aluminium ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic bridge and Aluminium Stop Bar tailpiece, anchored by steel thumbwheels and tailpiece studs. With this guitar, you're assured that your tuning will stay solid no matter how hard you play.
The Gibson ES-335 Figured Semi-Hollow Electric Guitar in Sixties Cherry brings a lightweight feel and expanded range of tonal capabilities. Equipped with high-end appointments and hand-wired circuitry will give you an incredible guitar tone, suitable for a wide range of styles.
Manufacturer Gibson Model ES-335 Figured, Sixties Cherry Back 3-ply AAA Maple/Poplar/Maple Top 3-ply AAA Maple/Poplar/Maple Binding Single-ply Cream Neck Material Mahogany Neck Profile Rounded 'C' Scale Length 24.75-inch Fingerboard Material Rosewood Number of Frets 22 Inlays Acrylic Small Blocks Nut Material Graph Tech Nut Width 1.695-inch Neck Pickup Calibrated T-Type, Rhythm Bridge Pickup Calibrated T-Type, Lead Controls 2 Volumes, 2 Tones & Toggle Switch (hand-wired with 500K potentiometers and orange drop capacitors) Hardware Finish Nickel Bridge ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic Tailpiece Aluminium Stop Bar Tuning Machines Vintage Deluxe w/ Keystone Buttons Control Knobs Black Top Hats with Silver Reflectors Accessories Gibson Hardshell Case
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