Gibson Flying V2 1979 Vintage with Original Case New Frets and More!!
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The V2 was a take on the Flying V design produced with a five-piece body and neck made of Maple and Walnut. This guitar featured sculpted edges on the body and a pair of "boomerang" style pickups. 

Years of Production: 
1979 - 1982

Product Specs

  • Flying V2 II
  • Bahama Blue
  • Cherry
  • Ebony
  • Goldburst
  • Natural
  • Silverburst
  • White
  • 1979 - 1982
Made In
  • United States

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Reviews for the Gibson Flying V2 II 1979-1982
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  • Gibson V2

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    The v2 is the best designed v of all time. Personally, I think Gibson should re issue it, or update it, Love to see a v3. Unless you custom shop a v with an axxess neck, this is if not the most seamless heel profile of all the vs, which makes it a joy to play. And the ebony neck is just a dream. Thi…

  • Gibson Flying V2 Amazement

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    This particular late Production V2 is totally incredible. The Original Dirty Finger Pickups are outstanding. They have a presence & growl that really make this V shine. The Ebony Fretboard makes this Guitar play like a Dream. Gibson Ebony from this time period is possible my all time Favorite. Your …

  • My Flying V2 is fantastic!

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    I love this guitar. It's much lighter than a Les Paul, so I can practice with it a whole lot longer. Although someone told me it doesn't really fit across your knee if you're sitting down, I've had no trouble doing just that. It has a beautiful sound, and is a real pleasure to play. When you need a fast guitar, this is it!

  • Verified Purchase

    All i can say is wow so nice to look at and so nice to play I love the lines on this guitar I love the way it feels I love the weight of it even though I generally like heavier guitars amazing instrument so so bluesy

  • Verified Purchase

    Had my eye on one of these for quite some time (cuz they're a damn sexy lookin Gibby!!) but the reviews I'd heard about the "specially made for this model" V shaped pick ups scared me away. Luckily for me, Gibson put a pair of Dirty Finger Humbuckers in for the last year of the V2 production. The s…