Gibson Les Paul Special Double Cutaway – USA 2005

by Gibson

$2,295.00 21171
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The Gibson Les Paul Special was introduced in 1955 as a model to be an intermediate between the Gibson Les Paul Junior and the more expensive Gibson Les Paul Standard.

This 2005 USA Gibson Les Paul Special features a smooth and breathable satin vintage Heritage Cherry finish. The solid mahogany body is loaded with a pair of classic P-90 pickups which provide great clean and gritty distortion tones. Other features include a mahogany neck with a lovely rosewood fingerboard, a tune-o-matic bridge and tailpiece, and vintage style tuners.

Please note this is not one of Gibson’s cheaper “Special Tribute” or “Junior Special” models – it is the real deal LP Special from 2005, with vintage correct specs.

Features -

Body - Solid Mahogany

Neck - Mahogany neck with a medium “C” profile

Rosewood fretboard, 12” radius, with dot inlays 

Gibson vintage style tuners

Three-way pickup selector switch

2 x volume and tone controls

Chrome tune-o-matic bridge and tailpiece

Pickups - two vintage correct P-90 pickups, with Alnico V magnets (neck = 7.91 k, bridge = 7.91 k)

Weight: 7.2 lbs

This all mahogany P-90 loaded LP Special just rips - great clean, crunchy and overdriven tones. The body and neck are in excellent shape and there are no dings, cracks or any structural issues. Neck is comfortable & fast. Frets are showing almost no wear with lots of life left.

Les Paul Specials are really hot right now & this gorgeous Heritage Cherry example is no exception, with fabulous tone & an exceptionally comfortable feel. Loaded with a pair of superb sounding P-90 single coils that deliver rich, creamy tones. With a nice setup and low action, this lovely slab LP Special is ready to rock.

Comes in an Extreme brand hard case in good condition.

Video Demo - https://youtu.be/TgshHvAo7YI

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