Gibson 2016 '59 ES-175 Reissue - Vintageburst - Long & McQuade Musical Instruments
  Main Menu

Gibson 2016 '59 ES-175 Reissue - Vintageburst

Departments > Guitars > Hollow-body Electric Guitars > Electric Hollow/Archtop > Gibson > 2016 '59 ES-175 Reissue - Vintageburst
Add to Wish List
An accurate reproduction of the ES-175 that set the standard, with dual PAF-style pickups, rounded 'C' playing feel, authentic archtop tones, and vintage-correct '59 looks.

Details

Top
Wood Species: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Grade: Vintage Plain
Binding: Tan

Back
Wood Species: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: 3-Ply
Density: Vintage Plain
Binding: Tan

Rims
Species Wood: Maple, Poplar, Maple
Pieces: Single
Grade: Vintage Plain

Neck
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
Truss Rod: Historic
Profile: Soft "C"
Thickness at Fret 1: 21.717 mm / .855"
Thickness at Fret 12: 25.40 mm / 1.000"

Peg Head
Type: SP-1
Inlay: Mother of Pearl Crown
Logo: Mother of Pearl "Gibson"
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: The wood, construction, and headstock pitch all contribute greatly to the tone, aiding this guitar's exceptional sustain and depth, and yielding a resonance that can be felt right through the body
Neck Fit Joint Angle: 4 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance: 0 deg 0 min 15 sec
Joint Type: Mortise and Tenon
Adhesive: Hot Hide Glue
Gauges Used: Pitch Height Gauge, Alignment Gauge

Nut
Style: White
Material: Nylon
Width: 4.3282 cm / 1.704"
Slots:
E: 1.4935 mm / 0.0588 inches
A: 1.1735 mm / 0.0462 inches
D: 0.9068 mm / 0.0357 inches
G: 0.6668 mm / 0.02625 inches
B: 0.4267 mm / 0.0168 inches
e: 0.3200 mm / 0.0126 inches

Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade: Dark
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 20
Nut/End of Board: 4.3282 cm / 1.704" @ nut, 5.588 cm / 2.200" @ end of board
Scale: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
Binding: Tan
Side Dots (Color): Tortoiseshell
Inlay Style: Split Parallelogram
Material: Aged Celluloid

Electronics
Pickups: MHS Humbuckers w/Alnico III magnets & unbalanced coil windings for historically accurate PAF type airy tone
Tone & Volume Pots: CTS 550k Audio
Capacitors: Bumblebee 0.22mfd, 200V
Pickup Selector: 3-Position Toggle switch

Tuning Keys
Style: Kluson Single Ring Tulip Button
Material: Body is stamped steel with plastic tulip button
Tuning Ratio: 15:1
Gear Type: Synchronized spur gear system
What is allowable turn: +/- 4 degrees
Plating specs: V.O.S. Nickel

Bridge
Style: Compensated Top with Rosewood Base
Material: V.O.S. Rosewood
Dimensions of String Slots
E:1.4935 mm / 0.0588 inches
A:1.1735 mm / 0.0462 inches
D:0.9068 mm / 0.0357 inches
G:0.6668 mm / 0.02625 inches
B:0.4267 mm / 0.0168 inches
e:0.3200 mm / 0.0126 inches

Tailpiece
Style: Zig-Zag
Material: Brass
Plating Specs: V.O.S. Nickel

Output Jack
Style: 1/4" jack

Strap Buttons
Material: V.O.S. Plastic

Case
Style: Period Correct Hard Shell
COA: Gibson Memphis COA
There are currently no reviews for this product, be the first to write one!

B-Stock Available (1):

#1 B-Stock Price: $5,414.05
B-Stock #5733
Item Specific Details: Slightly used for product demonstration. Plays great!
B-stock B-stock B-stock B-stock B-stock