2016 Epiphone LTD Edition Inspired By '55 Reissue Les Paul Custom Ebony w/OHSC (USED)
Epiphone presents the new Ltd. Ed. Inspired by "1955" Les Paul Custom™ Outfit, a historic reissue of one of the most popular Les Pauls ever made. Featuring Gibson USA Soapbar P-90 pickups, gold hardware, an Ebony fretboard, and a vintage style hard case.
Epiphone and Mr. Les Paul
Epiphone’s long friendship with Mr. Les Paul dates back to the 1940s when Les, working after-hours at the original Epiphone factory in Manhattan, created one of the world’s first solid body electric guitars which he nicknamed “The Log”. It wasn’t long before “The Log” evolved into the legendary Les Paul. Throughout his life, Les continued to work closely with Epiphone reviewing new products and offering suggestions. “They are damn fine instruments, I swear by them!” said Les.
The Epiphone Ltd. Ed. Inspired by "1955" Les Paul Custom™ Outfit is an historic reissue of the “tuxedo” Les Paul that Les designed to be the most beautiful electric guitar ever made with a striking Ebony finish with gold hardware that would not only look great with a “tux” but would also convince skeptics that the new—and controversial--“solid body” electric guitar was a refined and classy instrument.
- Vintage style “tuxedo” Les Paul with vintage style hard case
- Gibson USA Soapbar P-90 pickups
- Ebony fretboard and Aged Gloss Ebony Finish
- Deluxe Machine Heads
|Neck Shape||1950s Rounded-C|
|Truss Rod||Adjustable; Dual-Action|
|Truss Rod Cover||2-layer; Black/White; "1955 Les Paul Custom" in White|
|Fingerboard||Ebony with "Block" Pearloid Inlays|
|Headstock Inlay||"Split Diamond" in Pearloid; "Epiphone" logo in Pearloid|
|Neck Pickup||Gibson USA Soapbar P-90|
|Bridge Pickup||Gibson USA Soapbar P-90|
|Controls||3-way Pickup Selector with Amber toggle cap
Neck Pickup Volume
Bridge Pickup Volume
Neck Pickup Tone
Bridge Pickup Tone
|Knobs||Black "Top Hats" with metal pointers|
|Binding||Top: (7-layer); Ivory/Black color
Fingerboard: (1-layer); Ivory color
Headstock: (5-layer); Ivory/Black color
Body Back: (5-layer); Ivory/Black color
|Output Jack||Epiphone Heavy-Duty, Non-Rotating 1/4" with Square Jack Plate|
|Machine Heads||Epiphone "Deluxe"; 18:1 ratio|
This guitar is used but in great shape with some minor picking on pickguard. See pics for full cosmetic details.
Includes original case and all case candy!