Gibson Les Paul Signature Bass Sunburst 1974

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The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please call to speak to one of our experts.


Finish: Original

Top Material: Maple Top

Body Material: Maple Body

Body Details: Laminated maple top, back, and sides -- The area around the output jack is blown out. A black plastic plate has been installed over the damaged area with the output jack secured to it. -- There are open screw holes on either side of the bridge and near the bass side f-hole.

Neck Material: Maple Neck

Fingerboard Material: Rosewood

Neck Profile: Deep, C-shape

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st fret: .86", 12th: 1"

Fingerboard Radius: 12.00"

Nut Width: 1-5/8"

Scale Length: 34"

Neck Details: Three-piece set maple neck neck with a rosewood board, trapezoid pearloid inlays -- The neck has been reset. There is some slight chipping in the finish around the heel/body seem.

Electronics: Original with the volume pot code dating from 1974.

Pickup Measurements: 3.78 kΩ

Hardware: The saddles are not original -- The bridge cover is missing. -- A thumb rest appears to have installed at some point. It has since been removed leaving an open screw hole and a "foot print" in the finish. -- The strap buttons are not original. They are compatible with dunlop style strap locks (locks not included)

Weight: 8 lbs 11.8 oz

Modifications / Repairs: The wood around the output jack is blown out. The output jack is now secured to a small plastic panel. -- The neck has been reset

Case Details: Non-original Hard Shell

Cosmetic Condition: This bass shows nice aging and play wear. Finish checking is present throughout. Light buckle rash exists on the back of the body. There is finish checking around the neck/fretboard seam - the seam is secure. There are a lot of other various nicks, chips, and dings throughout.

Serial Number: 398353

Tech Notes: Currently set up with 45-100 gauge strings, low action, and optimal neck relief. The frets are wide with moderate height showing light play wear. -- The serial number dates from 1974 or 1975. The electronics date from 1974. There is a "2" embossed above the serial signifying this bass guitar as a factory second.

Product Specs

Listeda year ago
ConditionVery Good (Used)
Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape.learn more

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