Epiphone Inspired by Gibson Custom Shop 1959 Les Paul Standard Iced Tea Burst (Incl. Hard Case)

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Mahogany body with a maple cap and AAA flame maple veneer, Gibson "open book" headstock, USA Gibson Custombuckers, vintage-style hardshell case
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Mahogany body with a maple cap and AAA flame maple veneer, Gibson "open book" headstock, USA Gibson Custombuckers, vintage-style hardshell case

 

Inspired by Gibson Custom, Updated and More Authentic Than Ever

Made in collaboration with Gibson™ Custom, the Epiphone 1959 Les Paul™ Standard is Epiphone’s incredible recreation of the rare vintage classic, updated to be more authentic and true to the originals than ever. It features a mahogany body with a maple top with a AAA flame maple veneer, a one-piece mahogany neck with a comfortable ’59 rounded, medium C profile, long neck tenon, and Gibson-style “open book” R9 headstock shape, VOS (Vintage Original Sheen) finish, Gibson Custombucker humbucking pickups, Switchcraft® selector switch and 1/4” output jack, CTS® pots, 50s era wiring, Mallory™ capacitors, non-beveled pickguard, Epiphone Deluxe vintage tuners with Keystone buttons, and a vintage-style brown and pink hardshell case. Play one today, and prepare to be amazed!

 

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Body Style: Les Paul
  • Body Shape: Les Paul
  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Top: Maple with AAA Flame Maple Veneer
  • Binding: Single Ply, Top and Fretboard
  • Body Finish: VOS (Vintage Original Sheen) Polyurethane
  • Profile: 1959 Rounded Medium C
  • Scale Length: 628.65 mm / 24.75 in
  • Fingerboard Material: Laurel
  • Fingerboard Radius: 304.8 mm / 12 in
  • Neck Material: One Piece Mahogany
  • Fret Count: 22
  • Frets: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech
  • Nut Width: 43.0 mm / 1.692 in
  • Inlays: Mother of Pearl Trapezoid
  • Joint: Glued In, Set Neck; Long Tenon
  • Finish: Nickel
  • Bridge: ABR-1
  • Tailpiece: Gibson Historic Reissue Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines: Epiphone Deluxe with Keystone Buttons
  • Pickguard: Cream, No Bevel
  • Truss Rod: Adjustable
  • Truss Rod Cover: 2-ply Black; Blank, Wide White
  • Control Knobs: Gold Top Hat with Nickel-plated Dial Pointer
  • Switch Tip: Amber
  • Switch Washer: Cream with Gold Text
  • Jack Plate Cover: Cream Plastic, Square
  • Control Covers: Black; Inspired by Gibson Custom Logo in Gold
  • Strap Buttons: 2 - Bottom and Shoulder
  • Mounting Rings: Cream
  • Pickup Covers: Nickel
  • Neck Pickup: Gibson Custombucker
  • Bridge Pickup: Gibson Custombucker
  • Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone; CTS Potentiometers, Mallory Capacitors, 50s Wiring
  • Pickup Selector: 3-way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack: 1/4" Switchcraft
  • Strings Gauge: .010 .013 .017 .026 .036 .046
  • Case: Hardshell with Brown Exterior, Pink Interior, and Inspired by Gibson Custom Graphics

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