The Gibson Les Paul Studio Electric Guitar in Ebony gives you the classic Les Paul shape and sound, updated with modern furnishings to make a guitar that has thoroughly modern playability and reliability. Whether you're a classic or modern rock fan the Les Paul Studio is equally capable in either spectrum
The Mahogany body of the Les Paul Studio has Ultra-Modern weight relief to give you a comfortable experience playing live whilst still retaining the full-bodied tone and sustain Les Paul's are world renowned for. After years of research into this topic, Gibson has managed to drastically reduce the weight of the Les Paul without compromising its sonic integrity. The chambers have been carefully placed throughout the body to give an even distribution that doesn't affect the way the body resonates. As Mahogany is well known for being a warm tonewood with tonnes of sustain, the Les Paul Studio is great for blues soloing and hard rock riffs despite the removal of bulk from the body.
Slim Taper Neck
The Gibson Les Paul Studio has a Mahogany Slim Taper neck that has been sculpted to ensure playability and comfort no matter where you are on the fretboard. The fretboard itself is comprised of Rosewood, a smooth playing surface with 22 frets allowing you hit every note and the Acrylic Trapezoid inlays ensure you never lose your way on even the darkest of stages.
The Les Paul Studio has a 490R humbucker in the neck and a 498T in the bridge. These high-output pickups give you screaming leads to clear cleans with everything in between. The controls feature two Push/Pull pots on the volume knobs giving you access to both the classic Gibson humbucker sound and the iconic single coil sound. Combined with two tone knobs and toggle switch there is a raft of tonal options for you to explore on the Les Paul Studio.
The Aluminium Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge alongside the Aluminium Stopbar is another Gibson mainstay, ensuring the intonation of your guitar is pinpoint. Working in conjunction with some rock solid tuning machines you're ensured of complete tuning stability and reliability. The Chrome plating of the hardware complements the finish to give you a guitar that's equally good looking as it is dependable.
The Gibson Les Paul Studio Electric Guitar in Ebony shows that the company have listened to the fans to give a guitar that inherits characteristics from the Gibson golden age whilst updating the spec with modern appointments. Whether you're on stage, in the studio or the rehearsal space you can rely on this guitar to give you great sound time and time again no matter if you're a rock, blues, jazz or country player.
Manufacturer Gibson Model Les Paul Studio, Ebony Body Material Mahogany Top Material Maple Weight Relief Ultra Modern 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 490R Bridge Pickup 498T Controls 2 Push/Pull Volumes (Coil-Tap), 2 Tones & Toggle Switch Hardware Finish Chrome Bridge Aluminum Nashville Tune-O-Matic Tailpiece Aluminium Stopbar Pickguard Black Control Knobs Black Speed Knobs Switch Tip Black Switchwasher Black (not mounted) Jack Plate Cover Chrome Accessories Gibson Softshell Case, Gibson Accessory Kit
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