Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar …

Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar  ...Epiphone – Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar Ebony
The Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar is an incredible reincarnation of the guitar heard round the world. When it was released in 1952, original advertisements for the Goldtop Les Paul read “designed by Les Paul and enthusiastically approved by top guitarists everywhere.” Time has proven that to be an understatement. The Les Paul Goldtop was a radical design for its time. Even Gibson was so unsure of the model that at first, they hesitated putting the company name on the headstock. Whenever Les visited Epiphone, he always got a kick out of telling that story, especially since the hard work and sweat that went into his design was originally done under the roof of Epiphone in New York City.Case sold separately.Classic Styling for the AgesThe ultra classic 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar starts with the iconic Les Paul shape, still cut from the same legendary tooling specs as it was in the early days with a mahogany body and hand-set mahogany 24.75″ scale neck. Like the original, the 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar features a rosewood fretboard with pearloid trapezoid inlays, a 1.68″ nut, 22 jumbo medium frets, and Les’ iconic signature on the headstock and truss rod cover.The Roar of the Original P-90Over the years, Les Paul enthusiasts have become so obsessed with the Burst they often forget that many players first fell for the Goldtop during the guitar’s P-90 era. Just like the original, the 1956 Les Paul Pro Electric Guitar features two cream soapbar P-90 Classic pickups that when combined with the mahogany body, give the Les Paul a familiar yet still totally unique timbre.Epiphone Hardware Can’t Be BeatEpiphone always uses all-metal hardware including a 3-way toggle switch, a nickel LockTone Tune-O-Matic bridge and StopBar tailpiece, full function volume and tone knobs using full-size 500Kohm potentiometers, and premium die-cast 18:1 tuners.Body Body shape: Single cutaway Body type: Solid body Body material: Solid wood Top wood: Maple Body wood: Mahogany Body finish: Gloss Orientation: Right handedNeck Neck shape: C rounded Neck wood: Mahogany Joint: Set-in Scale length: 24.75″ Truss rod: Standard Neck finish: GlossFretboard Material: Rosewood Radius: 12″ Fret size: Medium jumbo Number of frets: 22 Inlays: Trapezoid Nut width: 1.687″ (42.8mm)Pickups Configuration: SS Neck: P-90 PRO Middle: Not applicable Bridge: P-90 PRO Brand: Epiphone Active or passive pickups: Passive Series or parallel: Series Piezo: No Active EQ: No Special electronics: NoneControls Control layout: Master volume, tone Pickup switch: 3-way Coil tap or split: No Kill switch: NoHardware Bridge type: Fixed Bridge design: Tune-o-matic Tailpiece: Stopbar