Gibson SG Special New Century Guitar Review :: Electric Guitars Reviews

all the glitz of the New Century series.

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The new solidbody guitar of the ’60s, the Gibson SG guitar, broke through traditional concepts of solidbody electrics and became an instant classic. This body style has remained in production since its first appearance in 1961.
The classic double cutaway look has been around almost as long as Rock and Roll, it takes your performance to the next level. All the glitz of the New Century series with a light-weight Gibson SG special body for total playing comfort and pure rock and roll style.
Features: Full-body mirror pickguard
Mirror headstock
Mahogany body and neck
Classic ‘60s neck
490R & 498T humbuckers

Features + Technical Specs
Body & Hardware Mahogany body
Hardware: Chrome
Tune-o-matic bridge, Stopbar Tailpiece
Knobs: Black Chrome inserts
Neck & HeadstockMahogany Neck
Peghead Pitch: 17
Thickness at 1st Fret: 0.818
Thickness at 12th Fret: 0.963
Heel Length: 0.625
Neck Joint Location: 19
22 frets, Rosewood fingerboard, Width at 12th Fret: 2.062″
Pearloid Dot inlays
1960 Slim taper neck profile
24 3/4″ scale length; Nut Width: 1.695″
Total Length: 18.062
Tuners: Chrome Grover Kidney
Electronics & StringsNeck Pickups: 490R Alnico magnet humbucker
Bridge Pickups: 490T Alnico magnet humbucker
Controls: 2 volume, 2 tone, 3-way switch
Brite Wires .010-.046 Strings
These musical instruments offer includes CaseCase Interior: Dark Grey Plush with Black Shroud
Case Exterior: Black Reptile Pattern Hardshell
Case Silkscreen: Silver ‘Gibson USA’ logo

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