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SJ-200 Ebony
An SJ-200 dressed for rock and roll
$4,649
The King of the Flat-tops, with a beautiful high-gloss Ebony finish. This Limited Edition Super Jumbo is a beautiful edition of the world's most famous acoustic guitar. Crowned with high-quality gold Grover Imperial tuners, multi-ply binding, and the distinguished appointments that have long made this legendary acoustic guitar stand out from the crowd. Featuring the award-winning L.R. Baggs ™ Anthem pickup system combining a bridge plate-mounted microphone and under-saddle piezo Element that results in studio-miked sound quality no matter where you perform.
Tonewoods A select Sitka spruce top and maple back and sides make up this iconic instrument. The SJ-200 has been the "Artist's Choice" for all styles of music, from rock to country. Pickup The L.R. Baggs Anthem is a simple easy-to-use, natural-sounding pickup with both an under saddle pickup and a bridge plate mounted mic, blended to produce a full, natural sound. Finish Dressed for rock and roll with a hand-sprayed Ebony finish in Gibson's world-famous nitrocellulose lacquer. Tuners The headstock of this Limited Edition is crowned with gold Grover Imperial tuners, blending the functionality of a precise 16:1 gear ratio and exquisite vintage styling. Inlays Traditional Mother-of-pearl Gibson block and crown inlay are hand-set into the headstock, while the rosewood fingerboard is dressed with the classic Graduated Crown inlays. Pickguard The distinctive SJ-200 pickguard design complements the aesthetics of this Limited Edition acoustic. Neck Profile The 2-piece maple neck is shaped to a comfortable round profile, allowing easy playability anywhere on the neck. High-End Appointments This Limited Edition of the "King of the Flat-tops" includes traditional high-end SJ-200 appointments like 6-ply top binding, 4-ply back binding, and a bound fingerboard and headstock.
 
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Sitka Spruce
Pieces: 2
Grade: AAA
Binding: 6 ply top
 
Back
Wood Species: Maple
Pieces: 2
Density:
Binding: 4 ply
Weight
Weight Relief:
Average Weight (body only): 1.258kg / 2.775lb
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
 
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Radiused top with scalloped bracing for projection and resonance
 
Body Contour
Carve: Radiused
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Maple
Pieces: 2
 
Details
Truss Rod: Single Action
Profile: Round
Thickness at Fret 1: 2.075cm / .817"
Thickness at Fret 12:
Other Materials: Franklin Titebond 50, hot hide glue neck joint
Average Weight: 0.48kg / 1.069lb
 
Peg Head
Type: SP-1
Inlay: MOP
Peg Head Binding: 1 ply
Silkscreen:
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect: Compound Dovetail neck joint for resonance distribution throughout guitar
 
Neck Fit
Joint Angle: 3 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance:
Type: Compound Dovetail
Adhesive: Hot hide glue
Gauges Used: Long Scale Pitch Guage
Nut
Style:
Material: Tusq
Width: 4.38 cm / 1.725"
Slots: E: .053 String Guage
A: 0.043
D: 0.032
G: 0.024
B: 0.016

e: 0.012
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade:
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 20
Nut/End of Board: 4.38cm / 1.725" @ nut, 5.70cm / 2.25" @ end of board
Scale: 64.77cm / 25.5"
Binding: Single Ply Cream
Side Dots (Color): Black
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: SJ-200 Crowns
Material: Mother of Pearl
Dimensions:
Average Weight: 0.11kg / 0.25lb
Finishes
Ebony
Color Code: EB
Surface Texture: Smooth/ Hi Gloss 90 Sheen Lacquer
Filler: Walnut
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: 140-140-885/ Ebony lacquer T75XXB7916-1426-S.W.
Top Coat: Smooth/ Hi Gloss 90 Sheen Lacquer
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: L.R. Baggs Anthem
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Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Gold Grover Imperials
Material:
Weight: 46.72 gr / 1.648 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 16:01
Gear Type:
What is allowable turn:
Plating specs: Gold
Part numbers: 140-130-720
 
String Dimensions
E: 0.053
A: 0.042
D: 0.032
G: 0.024
B: 0.016
e: 0.012
 
Bridge
Style: SJ-200 Mustache
Material: Rosewood with Tusq saddle
Plating Specs:
Part number: 140-120-903, 140-130-866
Weight: 38.55gr / 1.36oz
 
Output Jack
Style: 6.35 mm / 1/4" mono
 
Strap Buttons
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Plastics
Truss Rod Cover
Style: B/W Limited
Part Number: 140-130-840
 
Knobs
Style:
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Accessories
Case
Style: Hard Shell
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks:
Tools:
 
Manual: Gibson Acoustic Owner's Manual
COA/Other: None