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Epiphone Les Paul Standard '50s, Metallic Gold

Product Code: 562827
The Les Paul Standard 50s models are part of Epiphone’s new Inspired by Gibson Collection and recreate the sound of 1950s era Les Pauls.

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£499.00
RRP: £529.00 - You Save: £30.00
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Description

Epiphone Les Paul Standard '50s, Metallic Gold


The Les Paul Standard 50s models are part of Epiphone’s new Inspired by Gibson Collection and recreate the sound of 1950s era Les Pauls. Featuring a classic Mahogany Body with a Maple cap and Mahogany neck with long neck tenon. Powered by ProBucker™ humbuckers with 50s style wiring and CTS electronics. Available in Metallic Gold, Vintage Sunburst, and Heritage Cherry Sunburst. Epiphone’s long friendship with Mr. Les Paul began in 1940 when Les built one of the world’s first solid body electric guitars while working nights at the original Epiphone factory in Manhattan. Les’ first solidbody guitar, nicknamed “the Log”, would go on to inspire the Les Paul Standard, what many consider the greatest electric guitar ever made.


ProBucker™ humbucker Pickups


The classic "P.A.F" sound is closer than you think
Epiphone's ProBucker™ humbucker has quietly become one of the most talked about pickups in the industry. It has fooled experts, vintage purists, and even luthiers who have worked with the best vintage examples from the late 50s and early 60s. Epiphone ProBucker™ humbuckers are the real deal--made with 18% Nickel Silver unit bases and covers, the same alloy used by Gibson at the Kalamazoo factory when the humbucker was first invented. The use of Nickel Silver reduces the occurrence of eddy currents due to low conductivity and provides a more transparent and crisp output. The size and shape of the bobbins also has a great impact on tonal response. And the bobbins used on ProBucker™ pickups duplicate the size and shape of the gold standard in the industry, Gibson humbuckers. Epiphone ProBucker™ pickups also feature sand cast Alnico II magnets, high quality 4 conductor lead wire, and are vacuum wax potted to eliminate microphonics.

Specifications

  • Body

  • Body Shape: Les Paul
  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Top: Maple Cap
  • Binding: Cream
  • Neck

  • Material: Mahogany
  • Profile: '59 Rounded Medium C
  • Scale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Number Of Frets: 22
  • Frets: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech®
  • Nut Width: 1.69" / 43mm
  • Joint: Set, Long Tenon
  • Hardware

  • Finish: Nickel
  • Tuner Plating: Nickel
  • Bridge: LockTone™ ABR Tune-o-matic
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning Machines: Epiphone Vintage Deluxe 18:1 ratio machine heads
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply; Cream PVC
  • TrussRod: Adjustable
  • Truss Rod Cover: "Bell Shaped"; 2-layer (Black/White) E
  • Strap Buttons: 2
  • Pickup Covers: Nickel
  • Electronics

  • Neck Pickup: ProBucker-2™
  • Bridge Pickup: ProBucker-3™
  • Controls: 2- Volume, 2- Tone CTS electronics 50s style wiring
  • Pickup Selector: 3-way Epiphone toggle
  • Output Jack: 1/4"
  • Miscellaneous

  • Strings: .10, .13, .17, .26, .36, .46
  • Case: Optional

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Is my item in stock?
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Can I return my order?
Applies to online & distance sales orders only: If you have simply changed your mind and wish to return your item, let us know within 14 days and we'll arrange the return and refund with you. All returns are subject to Kenny's Music returns policy.

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