Color is a special order Jimmy Page Burst, finishing includes as well the Stinger on the back of the Headstock. Thin Nitro painting with the right aniline dyes and process, real weather checking, no razor blades here, and no plastic painting !
Tuning Gear is vintage Patent Pending Grovers and bridge + tailpiece are Kluson high quality upgrades aged by Kim at Historic Makeovers.
Plastic parts are Retrospect for switch tip, poker chip and Amber bonnet knobs, Gibson Custom Shop for pickup rings and pick guard.
Neck was reset to Hide Glue and this is most important for true tone, you can see the last pictures showing the cleaning of the white glue. The Custom Shop started doing it correctly only in 2013. Same for the studs that are now correct length as we replaced the bushings for longer ones.
Wiring Harness was upgraded to Area 59 CTS Custom pots 500k Audio taper and Jensen + Russian PIOS for the woman tone. Caps don't have a vintage look but do have a vintage sound !
Deluxe package has all the bells and whistles:
6/6 Nylon Nut
Neck was reset with Hide Glue
Royalite binding rolled
Beautiful Dark Brazilian Board
Mazucchelli Cellulose Inlays
Jimmy Page Burst color
Nitro painting and weather checking
Neck carving and dish carving to exact 59 specs
Kim's fretwork and pleck treatment
Tasteful broken in feel
It looks incredible and and it plays like a dream !!!! Its also very balanced on the light side at slightly above 8.6 pounds.
Comes in its original black custom shop case please see the pictures at the end, including the Gibson Custom Shop COA, Gibson Candy, Historic Makeovers COA and Throbak COA.