Gibson J-40 1971 - 1981

Gibson J-40 1971 - 1981

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Overview

While similar to the square-shouldered J-45 of the era, the J-40 used an economical satin finish to offer a more affordable dreadnought in the Gibson lineup. The J-40 used a pin-less bridge and double-x bracing. 

Years of Production: 1971 - 1981

Body Style: Dreadnought

Wood Composition: Mahogany back and sides, Mahogany neck, Spruce top

Design Elements: Square-shoulders, Kluson deluxe tuners, econony satin finish, dot inlays

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • J-40
Finish
  • Natural
  • Walnut
Year
  • 1971 - 1981
Made In
  • United States
Categories
Back Material
  • Mahogany
Body Shape
  • Dreadnought
Fretboard Material
  • Rosewood
Neck Material
  • Maple
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Sides Material
  • Mahogany
Top Material
  • Spruce

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