The Gibson J-185 EC Modern Walnut is a modern version of the well-known classic. Its slim body including cutaway is made of Sitka spruce and walnut. This tonewood combination creates a clear, modern and powerful sound. The tight body waist creates high playing comfort. A high-quality LR Baggs Element pickup system is installed for live use, which is simple in design and sounds very natural. Whether acoustic, live or in the studio. The Gibson J-185 EC Modern Walnut is the ideal companion for every requirement!


  • Model: J-185 EC Modern Walnut
  • handmade in Montana/USA
  • 3 Years Gibson - Guarantee!


  • Shape: J-185
  • Top: Sitka Spruce, solid
  • Back & Sides: Walnut, solid
  • Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose, Antique Natural
  • Bracing: Traditional hand-scalloped X-bracing
  • Binding: Multi-ply top, single-ply back


  • Material: Genuine Mahogany
  • Shape: Advanced Response
  • Fretboard: Walnut
  • Fretboard Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Dots Inlays
  • Scale Length: 24,75“ (62,86cm)
  • Frets: 20
  • Width at Nut: 1.72" / 43.81mm
  • Nut Material: Tusq


  • LR Baggs Element


  • Tuner: Mini Grover Rotomatic with Kidney Buttons
  • Bridge Material: Walnut
  • Saddle Material: Tusq


  • Hardshell Case

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ConditionBrand New (New)
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  • J-185 EC Modern Walnut
  • Antique Natural
  • 2021
Model Sub-Family
  • Gibson J-185 EC
Model Family
  • Gibson J-185
Sides Material
  • Walnut
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Fretboard Material
  • Walnut
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Offset Body
  • No
Back Material
  • Walnut
Finish Style
  • Gloss
Top Material
  • Spruce
Body Shape
  • Jumbo
Fretboard Radius
  • 16"
  • Gibson Montana Factory Era
Scale Length
  • 24.75"
On-board Electronics
  • Piezo Pickup
Color Family
  • Tan
Number of Frets
  • 20

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