Summary: The Les Paul Traditional features a weight-relieved mahogany body, AA-grade maple top, a bound rosewood fretboard and '57 Classic / '57 Classic Plus Humbuckers. This Les Paul has had the wiring changed to 50s style, high quality Jensen capacitors installed and even has the Peter Green mod where it is out of phase in the middle position. It’s in excellent used condition and was just setup and restrung with a new set of 10s, the action is low and it plays and sounds great.
Body: Weight relieved mahogany body, arched maple top, cream binding.
Neck: Nice full mahogany neck with bound rosewood fingerboard, trapezoid inlays, 1.685” nut width, 24.75” scale length and bone nut.
Pickups/Hardware: 2 57 Classic Humbuckers, 50s style wiring, out of phase middle position on the 3 way toggle, 2 volumes, 2 tones, Kluson Deluxe tuning machines with green keystone pegs, tune-o-matic bridge and stop bar tailpiece.
Cosmetics: This guitar is in great used condition but does show some minor wear from casual use. There are various small nicks and dings around the body, some buckle rash on the back and some corrosion on the hardware. All the knobs are cracked and one has been glued back together.
Playability: Our in house luthier has just inspected, set up and restrung this guitar with a new set of 10s and it is playing beautifully with low action and a straight neck. The frets are in great shape with no grooves or divots.
Modifications: Pots have been changed and it’s been rewired with 50s style wiring, out of phase middle position and Jensen capacitors. The nut has been changed to a bone nut, tuners are original but at one time another set were installed so you can see a slight outline of the old machines. The strap buttons are gold and are assumed aftermarket.
Weight: 9 lbs, 9 oz.
Case: This Gibson comes in an aftermarket hard-shell case and we will ship it professionally packed and fully insured!
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