Gibson 2016 '69 ES-335 Trapeze - Lightburst

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ESDT696LBNT

Sale Price: $4,699.00 CDN
Original Price: $5,250.00 CDN

Limited stock available in select stores only Available through Gear Hunter: 1 from $4499.00

A reissue of a late '60s classic! This is a Gibson Memphis '69 ES-335 in a beautiful Light Burst finish over a laminated maple body with mahogany neck and small block inlaid rosewood fretboard. The ES-335 has two MHS humbuckers along with a trapeze tailpiece and double-ring Kluson tuners for an authentic '60s appearance.

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• Classic semi-hollow construction with solid center block
• Rosewood fingerboard with small block inlays
• 60s slim neck
• Historic truss rod
• MHS pickups
• ABR-1 bridge
• Classic Gibson trapeze tailpiece

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I had been eyeing this for a long time before I pulled the trigger. Craftsmanship is incredible as one would expect from a guitar in this price point. The narrow nut on these takes a little getting used to but it's not jarring. Odd I did have the factory nut replaced right away. Setup out of the store/factory on most guitars is never great. In the case of the nut it was unacceptably bad out of the factory. A new nut made a huge difference to playability. The pickups sound great as well after the heights and poles were adjusted. They were not well balanced or clear until the pickups and poles were lowered substantially. The light burst is beautiful. Trapeze tailpiece also doesn't hinder the sound in my opinion. Maybe it would sound different with a stop tail but the guitar sounds and looks great as it is. No regrets at all with the purchase. Grab one before they are gone.
Posted by Jon on Mar 25, 2021
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