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2024 Gibson Original Les Paul Standard '50s Plain Top Cardinal Red Top

by Gibson
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Original price $2,799.00
Original price $2,799.00 - Original price $2,799.00
Original price $2,799.00
Current price $2,499.00
$2,499.00 - $2,499.00
Current price $2,499.00

The new Les Paul Standard 50s Plain Top returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played, and loved — shaping sound across generations and genres of music. It pays tribute to Gibson's Golden Era of innovation and brings authenticity back to life. The Les Paul Standard 50s Plain Top has a solid mahogany body with a plain maple top and a rounded 50s-style mahogany neck with a rosewood fingerboard and trapezoid inlays. It's equipped with an ABR-1, the classic-style Tune-O-Matic™ bridge, an aluminum Stop Bar tailpiece, Vintage Deluxe tuners with Keystone buttons, and aged gold Top Hat knobs. The calibrated Burstbucker™ 1 (neck) and Burstbucker 2 (bridge) pickups are loaded with Alnico 2 magnets, audio taper potentiometers, and Orange Drop™ capacitors. Now available in vivid custom colors, a hardshell case completes the package.

  • Body Shape: Les Paul
  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Top Material: Plain Maple
  • Body Color: Cardinal Red
  • Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Body Binding: Single-Ply
  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Neck Shape: 50s Vintage
  • Neck Binding: Single-Ply
  • Neck Joint: Set Neck
  • Scale Length: 24.75
  • Fingerboard Material: Indian Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Inlay: Acrylic Trapezoids
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12" (304.8mm)
  • Side Marker Inlay: Dots
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Fret Wire: Medium Jumbo
  • Frets to Body: 16
  • Nut Width: 1.694" (43.05mm)
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech
  • Factory Tuning: E Standard (E-A-D-G-B-E)
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage Deluxe with Keystone Buttons
  • Hardware Color: Nickel
  • Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
  • Saddle Material: Metal
  • Tailpiece: Aluminum Stop Bar
  • Pickguard: Cream
  • Knobs: Gold Top Hats with Dial Pointers
  • Switch CapAmber
  • Neck Pickup: Burstbucker 1
  • Bridge Pickup: Burstbucker 2
  • Controls and Switching: 3-Way Toggle, 2 Volume, 2 Tone; Hand-Wired with Orange Drop Capacitors
  • Case: Hardshell Case
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