Gibson Sonex-180 Deluxe 1981 Ivory

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  • $465$660

Gibson introduced the Sonex series in the early '80s as an affordable take on the classic Les Paul shape. Sonex guitars were mostly distinguished by their use of what Gibson called a "multi-phonic" body. This meant that the body was made with a wood core surrounded by a dense resin. 

Body Style: 
Single cutaway solidbody

Years of Production: 1980 - 1984

Design Elements: Two uncovered humbuckers, "multi-phonic" body, Tune-o-matic bridge, bolt-on neck


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