GIBSON™ 2017 SG STANDARD T - HERITAGE CHERRY - W/CASE
Stock code: GIBSGS17HCCH1
Auckland North Island South Island Warehouse
Raising the Standards
When the double-cutaway SG was unveiled as the (temporary) replacement for the original single-cutaway Les Paul in 1961, it quickly proved itself far more than just a stand-in.
An overnight success, this innovative guitar quickly became a favorite with rock, blues, and jazz players and more.
The flagship of the SG range, the SG Standard 2017 T represents a superb blend of historic looks and tone and contemporary versatility and playability.
Its iconic asymmetrical double-horned body styling and smaller 'teardrop' pickguard hark back to the originals of the early ’60s, and the Classic ’57 and ’57 + humbuckers likewise take you straight back to those hallowed PAF tones.
When uncompromising performance matters, locking Grover kidney-button tuners, a slim taper neck, rosewood fingerboard with rolled binding, and our finest modern aluminum Tune-O-Matic bridge and stop bar tailpiece with elegant chrome plating provide a sylish and modern SG playing experience.
The SG Standard 2017 T is delivered in a classic Gibson hardshell case with a Gibson multi-tool, a premium leather strap, and a polishing cloth.
Locking Grover kidney-button tuners - Durable and precise
Tektoid nut - Dense and self-lubricating for great sustain and accurate return to pitch
Thicker one piece rosewood fingerboard - Richer tone and a superb feel, with easy bends up high
Slim-taper neck profile - Fast and comfortable, with easy upper-fret access
Small teardrop pickguard - A hallmark of the early '60s SG Standards
Mahogany body - Historic Gibson tonewood for authentic Gibson tones
57 Classic humbuckers - Classic PAF-style humbuckers made with Alnico magnets
Classic Gibson controls - Two volumes, two tones and one toggle switch for total tonal control
Chromed aluminum Tune-O-Matic and aluminum stop bar - Elegant chrome finish over the best and most modern Gibson bridge and tailpiece ever
Classic Gibson hardshell case - Stylish and protective