No-Nonsense Tone and Playability with No-Compromise Looks
This stripped-down 'semi' takes on 57 Classic and Super 57 Classic pickups, new finish colors and a great-feeling 'C' neck profile, all at an unbeatable made-in-USA price.
- F-Hole emblem engraved truss rod cover: The iconic symbol of the Gibson ES line is now the hallmark of Gibson Memphis.
- Redesigned neck dimensions: Added thickness to Peghead transition provides greater strength and stability.
- Historic truss rod: Superior Adjustability due to the Teflon coating, larger diameter rod, original brass anchor and larger washer.
- Rolled neck binding: Binding is rounded off to comfortably fit the contours of the player's hand.
- Low profile frets: Lower fret height provides smooth playability and accurate intonation.
- New finish colors: New variations on your favorite vintage color schemes as well as all new, eye catching colors.
- Locking stop bar tailpiece: Solid connection from the stop bar to the body of the guitar increases resonance and sustain all while making string changes simpler.
Wood Species: Maple
Wood Species: Maple
Species Wood: Maple
Average Weight (body only): 2.1069 kg / 4.645 lbs
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: The soundwaves resonate within the hollow airspace of the Maple veneered Body, around the F-holes, and throughout the solid glue joints.
Carve: ES (Semi-Hollow)
Wood Species: Maple
Truss Rod: Historic
Profile: Traditional "C"
Thickness at Fret 1: 20.32 mm / .800"
Thickness at Fret 12: 22.225 mm / .875"
Other Materials: Franklin Titebond 50
Average Weight: 508.0235 gm / 1.120 lbs
Peg Head Binding: None
Logo: Gold "Gibson" decal
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
Joint Angle: 4 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance: 0 deg 0 min 15 sec
Type: Mortis and Tenon
Adhesive: Franklin Titebond 50
Gauges Used: Pitch Height Gauge, Alignment Gauge
Width: 4.2545 cm / 1.675"
E: 1.2268 mm / 0.0483 inches
A: 0.9601 mm / 0.0378 inches
D: 0.6934 mm / 0.0273 inches
G: 0.4534 mm / 0.01785 inches
B: 0.3467 mm / 0.01365 inches
e: 0.2667 mm / 0.0105 inches
Wood Species: Torrified Maple
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Nut/End of Board: 4.2545 cm / 1.675" @ nut, 5.1435 cm / 2.025" @ end of board
Scale: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
Side Dots (Color): White
Dimensions: 6.35 mm / 0.25"
Average Weight: 129.2738 gm / 4.56 oz
Clearance Stock with/without Warranty
Terms and Conditions
We are clearing this stock at reduced prices.
-Below cost and end of line / deleted models;
-New but may have minor cosmetic damage or marking that does not affect the usability of the item;
-Second Hand or Ex-Demo product;
-Boxed or ex-Shop Floor and may be missing accessories, original packaging, manuals etc.
While we attempt to identify any issue to the purchaser, this is not always possible. If you have questions regarding the condition of an item, please contact us, prior to ordering for additional information.
Stock Availability - Because a number of clearance items are one-offs (i.e. only one left in stock), the goods may have been sold already; occasionally it may be a stock anomaly and, therefore, not available.
We take all reasonable steps to ensure descriptions and stock quantities are correct. However, mistakes do happen. If an error occurs, we will advise you as soon as practicable and discuss if there is a reasonable alternative product or solution that may be appropriate.
E & OE
Freighting - Goods can be freighted to your local store on your behalf.
Goods may incur a freight charge depending on :
-the type of goods (e.g. large or heavy)
-the time frame in which you require them
Please email us, or make a note on your order, if you have a particular request concerning freighting of your goods.
Condition -All goods will be tested and sent in working condition.
All products listed here are sold with no warranty (express or implied) unless noted. You agree to this as a condition of purchase.
The warranty status will be noted on your invoice.
No representation is made regarding the fitness of the product for your particular purpose, application or installation.
Finance is available to approved applicants, subject to our normal credit terms and conditions. Application may be made on this site (http://www.rockshop.co.nz/customer-services/apply-for-finance/).
Please note that there are no refunds or exchanges on sale items or clearance store stock.