Gibson Custom 1959 ES-335 Reissue – Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged Ebony w/Hardshell Case

$ 7499.00

Gibson Custom 1959 ES-335 Reissue – Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged Ebony w/Hardshell Case

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This is a brand new 7.8 lb 2022 Gibson Custom 1959 ES-335 Reissue semi-hollow electric guitar that has a full factory warranty and is located at our Rapid City, SD showroom. The Historic Reissue ES-335 is back and better than ever, thanks to a year of studying, scanning, and listening to original examples. The expert craftspeople at Gibson Custom Shop have rendered every contour, profile, inlay, and color of the priceless vintage models in magnificent detail. The result is a playing and ownership experience that will keep you coming back for more. The 1959 ES™ Reissue models feature rounded cutaways, Medium C-shape neck profiles scanned from originals, dot inlays, and vintage-replica parts. It also features Ultra Light Aging by the skilled artisans of the Murphy Lab. The Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged finish treatment, paired with lightly aged hardware, simulates decades of light play wear, giving it the unique character, vibe, and feel of an original example from the Gibson Golden Era.

Body

  • Body Shape: ES-335
  • Body Material: 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
  • Centerblock: Solid Maple
  • Weight Relief: None
  • Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer; Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged

Neck

  • Material: Solid Mahogany
  • Profile: Authentic ’59 Medium C-Shape
  • Scale Length: 24.75″ / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Material: Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12″
  • Number Of Frets: 22
  • Frets: Authentic Medium-Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Nylon
  • Nut Width: 1.69″ / 42.85mm
  • Inlays: Pearloid Dot
  • Joint: Long Tenon, Hide Glue Fit

Hardware

  • Finish: Nickel; Murphy Lab Light Aged
  • Tuner Plating: Nickel
  • Bridge: ABR-1
  • Saddle Material: Nickel-plated Brass
  • Tailpiece: Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines: Kluson Single Line, Single Ring
  • Pickguard: Black 5-Ply Wide Bevel
  • TrussRod: Authentic 1950s No-Tube
  • Truss Rod Cover: Authentic Stepped 2-Ply
  • Control Knobs: Black Butyrate Top Hats with Dial Pointers
    Switch Tip: 
    Amber Catalin
  • Mounting Rings: Black M69 Medium & Tall
  • Pickup Covers: Authentic Profile Nickel Silver

Electronics

  • Neck Pickup: Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Bridge Pickup: Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
  • Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone, CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
  • Pickup Selector: 3-Way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack: 1/4″ Switchcraft

Miscellaneous

  • Strings Gauge: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Case: Brown/Pink Lifton Reissue 5-Latch
  • Accessories: Certificate of Authenticity