The Standard Historic 1960 Standard Les Paul from Gibson Custom delivers the tone, looks and feel of the original ’60, slim neck Les Paul.
It features hand-crafted beauty, authentic vintage Gibson tone and historic appointments plus historically accurate aniline dye, hide glue neck construction and the renowned sound transference that comes with its long neck tenon.
The most important details that made the original the legend are artfully revived for a convincing vintage playing experience.
Neck Design - Historic long neck tenon - Essential for vintage-correct sound transference
Top - Book-matched flame maple - Hand selected for beauty and tone
Tailpiece - Lightweight aluminum stopbar - This historic tailpiece yields improved sustain over heavier alloys
Finish - Hand-sprayed nitrocelullose - Ages and "breaths" like the originals
Neck Joint - Hot hide glue construction - A major component in the construction of vintage Les Pauls
Pickups - Custom Bucker PAF repros - Our best PAF repro yet for classic chime, bite and growl
Fingerboard - Solid one-piece rosewood - A high-quality fingerboard is essential to authentic Les Paul tone and playing feel
Body - Mahogany - Hand-dselected for light weight and tone
Neck - Quarter-sawn mahogany with '60s profile - Wrap your hand around an historic '60s playing feel