The Gibson Les Paul Standard 60s Electric Guitar is channelling the spirit of the classic design that put Gibson on the map as one of the top guitar luthiers. A tribute to the Gibson Golden Era of design and innovation this guitar has authentic vintage heritage throughout, from the none weight-relieved body to the specially selected pickups.
Singlecut Mahogany Body
With a solid Mahogany body, the Les Paul Standard 60s ensures warmth of tone and sustain for days. Alongside the characteristic Les Paul depth and fullness of tone you get a fantastic bite in the high registers, making this guitar great for a variety of styles, whether its big blues bends or hard rock riffs. A beautiful AA Figured Maple top works fantastically well with the body to give you looks and tone so revered by guitarists the world over.
Slim Taper Neck Profile
Joined to the single cutaway body is a Slim Taper profile Mahogany neck. Working in conjunction with the body the neck allows bends to ring out, fast legato to come with ease and riffing aplenty. The Rosewood fretboard is smooth and comfortable with 22 frets to ensure you hit every note when playing. The Acrylic Trapezoid inlays give you those classic Les Paul looks whilst ensuring you never lose your way on even the darkest of stages.
The Gibson Les Paul Standard 60s has a pair of Burstbucker 61 pickups with Alnico V magnets, to give you all those classic rock and blues tones utilised by legendary players the world over. With the characteristic Burstbucker bite and audio taper potentiometers, you get clarity and depth of tone whether you're chicken or tremolo picking. The electronics are hand wired with Orange Drop Capacitors to ensure consistent and quality tone, having been used by Gibson for years for good reason.
An ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic with Aluminium Stopbar continues the theme of old school ancestry, working in conjunction with the Grover Rotomatic tuning machines to ensure the strings stay in tune, even when doing two-tone bends. Kidney Button tuning heads complement the classic aesthetic alongside the Gold Top Hat controls with Silver Reflectors and Pointers.
The Gibson Les Paul Standard 60s Electric Guitar is a tribute to an icon of rock music, wielded by everyone from Clapton to Slash. A design so good that it hasn't needed changing since the 60s with this guitar you're getting premium features, vintage heritage and your own slice of rock and roll history.
Manufacturer Gibson Model Les Paul Standard 60s Body Material Mahogany Top Material AA Figured Maple Weight Relief None Finish Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer Neck Material Mahogany Neck Profile Slim Taper Scale Length 24.75-inch Fingerboard Material Rosewood Fingerboard Radius 12-Inch Number of Frets 22 Frets Medium Jumbo Nut Material Graph Tech Nut Width 1.695-inch End of Board Width 2.26-inch Inlays Acrylic Trapezoids Neck Pickup Burstbucker 61R Bridge Pickup Burstbucker 61T Controls 2 Volumes, 2 Tones & Toggle Switch (Hand-wired with Orange Drop Capacitors) Hardware Finish Nickel Bridge ABR-1 Tone-O-Matic Tailpiece Aluminium Stopbar Tuning Machines Grover Rotomatics w/Kidney Buttons Pickguard Cream Control Knobs Gold Top Hats with Silver Reflector & Pointers Switch Tip Amber Switchwasher Cream Jack Plate Cover Cream Accessories Hardshell Case, Gibson Accessory Kit
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