The future is now! For you consideration a 2017 Gibson Flying V T in Ebony. Originally designed in 1957, the Flying V is easily the most popular guitar from Ted McCarty’s modernist guitar line (Explore and Moderne being the other two). It was an attempt to add a more futurist look to the Gibson brand. The T in the model stands for Traditional! Classic Flying V look and no G-force tuners or push-pull pots! Gibson Dirty Fingers pick ups give this V a beastly sound!
Specs! This guitar is all original and is in excellent condition. Chrome Grover Rotomatic tuners. Nut width measures 1-11/16″. Mahogany neck with a depth of .82″ at the first fret and .86″ at the twelfth fret (slim taper, D shape). 24.75″ scale length. Grenadillo fingerboard with a 12″ radius. Action measures 5/64″ on the bass side and 4/64″ on the treble side. The original 22 Jumbo frets are in excellent condition. Mahogany body finished in Ebony. Two Gibson Dirty Fingers pick ups (Hot!). Original wiring. Nashville Tune-o-Matic bridge with stop bar tail piece. Comes with its original hard shell case and paper work. Weighs 6 pounds and 5 ounces.
This is one rad Flying V! The Dirty Finger pick ups defiantly help bring this classic guitar into the modern era! Lots of output and big beefy tones. Ideal for heavier music and shredding! The neck is fast and comfortable, nice slim taper up to the body. The neck joint makes playing in the upper register a breeze. Tons of life left in the frets. Awesome weight, perfect for long performances. A fantastic guitar plain and simple.
Model: Flying V T
Case: Comes with its original hard shell case.
Weight: 6 pounds and 5 ounces.
Condition: This guitar is in excellent condition.
Comments: Rippin Flying V!