The last of the original Bursts, re-created like never before with True Historic specs. The True Historic 1960 Les Paul Reissue Electric Guitar features reformulated plastics based on lab analysis of original vintage parts, double-carved and hand-sanded neck and top profiles, thin wet-sanded lacquer, custom-wound Custom Bucker pickups, hot hide glue joinery and historically accurate serial number.
Available in very limited quantities in , this is the closest you can come to owning an original vintage Les Paul from the 1950s without actually acquiring an original. Comes with True Historic COA with guitars exact serial number, die-cast True Historic badge over the Rhythm/Treble switch access cavity and hardshell reissue Les Paul case.
The True Historic range represents fanatic new levels of detail accuracy, employing new processes, new materials, and new skills to give you an entirely authentic ownership experience, placing the beauty, feel, and tone of an original 1950s Gibson in your hands. You simply can't get closer to the real thing.
than the real thing.New in True Historic Plastics: Molecular level analysis delivers authentic vintage designTrue Historic Pickup Covers: Designed and engineered based on the originalsDouble-Carved Top: Authentic vintage dish profileDouble-Carved Neck: Hand sanded for ideal playability and accurate profile"Broken" Peghead Edges, Smoother Edges: Vintage Looks and FeelThinner Peghead Veneer: A testament to obsession with detailThinner True Historic Wet-Sanded Finish: More work, more authenticHide Glue Top Construction: A real vintage spec on the most "original" Reissue yetRolled Fingerboard Binding: It's all about feel and playabilityBodyBody shape: Single cutawayBody type: Solid bodyBody material: Solid woodTop wood: MapleBody wood: MahoganyBody finish: GlossOrientation: Right handedNeckNeck shape: 1960Neck wood: MahoganyJoint: Set-inScale length: 24.
75"Truss rod: HistoricNeck finish: GlossFretboardMaterial: RosewoodRadius: 12"Fret size: Medium jumboNumber of frets: 22Inlays: TrapezoidNut width: 1.687" (42.
8mm)PickupsConfiguration: HHNeck: CustomBuckerMiddle: Not applicableBridge: CustomBuckerBrand: GibsonActive or passive: PassiveSeries or parallel: SeriesPiezo: NoActive EQ: NoSpecial electronics: NoneControlsControl layout: Volume 1, volume 2, tone 1, tone 2Pickup switch: 3-wayCoil tap or split: NoKill switch: NoHardwareBridge type: FixedBridge design:
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