Up for sale, a 1976 Gibson Les Paul Custom in excellent condition and in perfect working order, complete with the original hardshell case and hangtag. This Custom has a very vibrant and unfaded Cherry Sunburst finish and is a. Great example of a'70s Gibson Les Paul, retaining the original T Top humbuckers and delivers plenty of punch and power.
The guitar weighs a reasonable 10lbs 2oz, and the combination of a carved maple top and solid mahogany body has the classic Les Paul tonal profile, with the warmth and fullness of the mahogany balanced by the articulate top end and snappy attack provided by both the maple top and the ebony fretboard. Professionally setup here at Mike & Mike's Guitar Bar, we've dialed in this Les Paul Custom with fresh 10-46 strings, optimal intonation, and low action. The three-piece maple neck has a. Slender C shape with minimal shoulder, measuring. 830 deep at the 1st fret and filling out with greater depth and heft to a full.The guitar retains the original w. Ide/flat frets which have a surprising amount of meat, showing light wear beneath the G and B strings on frets 1-9 and virtually no wear further up the fretboard. Multi-ply binding and pearl block inlays top things off. The nut measures 1 11/16 in width. The headstock retains the original Gibson-branded and Schaller-made tuning machines which offer an exceptional gear ratio and great stability. On the back of the headstock, the guitar sports its original stickered serial number (a style used from 1975-77) and "Made in USA" stamp as well as a volute, consistent with the era of production. The "pancake" (two-piece) mahogany body is capped by a three-piece carved maple top with well-matched seams, and all body routes are original and untouched. The electronics consist of original T Top humbuckers with patent number embossed baseplates. The wiring harness is completely stock with original CTS pots that date to the very first weeks of'76. The hardware consists of an original patent number gold ABR-1 bridge and original tailpiece. All of the plastic parts are stock as well, with clean gold inserts on the caps of the witch hat knobs, stock truss rod cover, pickguard, switch ring, and jack plate. In terms of cosmetic wear, the guitar shows buckle rash at the bass side waist on the back, as well as an illegible signature in red ink which has faded significantly. Ome assorted small nicks, primarily on the back, and the body and neck binding is heavily ambered, with finish checking at the fret tangs. The gold hardware shows u. Niform surface patina, with oxidation and wear through the plating most notable on the tuner buttons and tailpiece. The neck profile is quite clean with only a couple small nicks. The original hardshell case is included, along with the original hangtag.
Quite clean with a minty silver Gibson silkscreen on the exterior, the case retains all of its original latches as well as the handle. Check out our shop "Mike & Mike's Guitar Bar, " and please let us know if we can answer any questions! International orders will be declared as merchandise, and the value of merchandise will be declared as the amount paid. We cannot declare anything as a gift or for a lesser value. We do our best to describe all items with honesty and accuracy, but to be sure, please.
The item "1976 Gibson Les Paul Custom Vintage Electric Guitar Cherry Sunburst withohc, Tag" is in sale since Friday, August 16, 2019. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Electric Guitars".
The seller is "mmguitarbar" and is located in Seattle, Washington. This item can be shipped worldwide.