Overview

The SG Special evolved out of the Les Paul Special in the early '60s when Gibson introduced the SG as its primary solidbody shape. The Special was conceived as a more affordable, parred-down take on SG Standard, and this designation persists till today. 

Years of Production:
 1993 - 1999

Body Style: Dual cutaway solidbody  

Wood Composition: Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Ebony fingerboard

Design Elements: Dual uncovered humbucker pickups, two volume and two control knobs, 24.75-inch scale length, set neck

Notable SG Players:  Tony Iommi, Angus Young, Derek Trucks, Jeff Tweedy

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • SG Special
Finish
  • Alpine White
  • Ebony
  • Ferrari Red
Year
  • 1991 - 1999
Made In
  • United States
Categories

From the Price Guide