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Midtown Deluxe
The Uptown Midtown
$2,499
The best of both the solidbody and semi-hollow worlds, the Midtown Deluxe provides an infinite combination of tremendous tones in an incredibly luxurious package. Limited quantities!
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Quilted Maple
Pieces: 2
Grade: AAA
Binding: 5 ply
 
Back
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: multi
Density:
Binding: none
Weight
Weight Relief: chambered
Average Weight (body only):
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
Etc.:
 
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Body Contour
Carve: Flat Top
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
 
Details
Truss Rod: STANDARD 18.125"
Profile: Slim taper
Thickness at Fret 1: .800"
Thickness at Fret 12: .875"
Other Materials:
Average Weight: 1.2 lbs
 
Peg Head
Type: SP2
Inlay: Acrylic Split Diamond and Logo
Peg Head Binding: 5 ply
Silkscreen: none
Headstock Angle: 17 DEGREES
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Neck Fit
Joint Angle: 4.0 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance: 0 deg 0 min 15 sec
Type: Mortis and Tenon
Adhesive: Franklin Tightbond 50
Gauges Used: Pitch Gage
Nut
Style: Nut
Material: Tektoid
Width: 1.695
Slots: E: 0.046"
A: 0.036"
D: 0.026"
G: 0.016"
B: 0.011"

e: 0.009"
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Composite
Pieces: 1
Shade: DARK
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 12 inch
Frets: 22
Nut/End of Board: 1.695" @ nut, 2.260" @ end of board
Scale: 24.75
Binding: White
Side Dots (Color): BLACK
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Block
Material: ACRYLIC
Dimensions:
Average Weight: 0.26 lbs
Finishes
Ocean Water
Color Code: OC
Surface Texture: 90 Sheen
Filler: Walnut
Sealer: 1.0 - 1.5 mils
Top: Ocean Water
Top Coat: Hi Gloss Lacquer / 90 Sheen 7-8 mils
Scraped: FINGERBOARD, SIDES AND NUT, Body perimeter
Root Beer
Color Code: RO
Surface Texture: 90 Sheen
Filler: Walnut
Sealer: 1.0 - 1.5 mils
Top: Root Beer
Top Coat: Hi Gloss Lacquer / 90 Sheen 7-8 mils
Scraped: FINGERBOARD, SIDES AND NUT, Body perimeter
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Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: BB1 BB 2
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side: 5000/5200 5300/5500
Material of Wire (gauge): Enamel 42 awg Enamel 42 awg
Coil Dimensions (per coil): 6.6294 cm x 1.7272 mm / 2.61" x 0.68" 6.6294 cm x 1.7272 mm / 2.61" x 0.68"
Coil Material: ABS ABS
Coil Winding Process: Machine Wound Machine Wound
Pole Piece Material: Nickel plated steel Nickel plated steel
Pole Piece Position from Nut: 47.3075 cm / 18.625" 59.52998 cm / 23.437 inches
Slug Material: Nickel plated steel Nickel plated steel
Slug Dimensions (diameter x length): 4.7498 mm x 1.24206 cm / 0.187 x 0.489" 4.7498 mm x 1.24206 cm / 0.187 x 0.489"
Magnet Material: Alnico 2 Alnico 2
Magnet Position from Nut: 48.26 cm / 19 " 58.7375cm / 23.125 "
Magnet Dimensions: 9.525 cm x 12.7 mm / 2.375" x 0.5" 9.525 cm x 12.7 mm / 2.375" x 0.5"
Polarities:
Cover: Chrome Chrome
Qfactor: 5.54 5.51
ResistanceDC: 7697 Ohms 7645 Ohms
Resonant Frequency: 2767.56 Hz 2780.20 Hz
Tonal & Resonant Advancements:
Control Pocket Assembly Lead Volume Rhythm Volume
Type: 500K Non-Linear 500K Non-Linear
Peak Voltage: 500V 500V
Range: 0-500K 0-500K
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100K ohms 1/4 watt above 100K ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20% +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms 200 ohms
 
  Lead Tone Rhythm Tone
Type: 500K Non-Linear 500K Non-Linear
Peak Voltage: 500V 500V
Range: 0-500K 0-500K
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100K ohms 1/4 watt above 100K ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20% +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms 200 ohms
 
Capacitors: Lead Value Rhythm Value
  .022uF .022uF
Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Grover Kidney
Material: Zamak
Weight: 1 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 14:01
Gear Type: worm
What is allowable turn: +/-4 degrees
Plating specs: chrome
Part numbers: 430-14157 / 158
 
String Dimensions
E: 1.1684mm / 0.046"
A: 0.9144 mm / 0.036"
D: 0.6604 mm / 0.026"
G: 0.4064mm / 0.016"
B: 0.2794mm / 0.011"
e: 0.2286mm / 0.009"
 
Bridge
Style: Tune-o-matic
Material: Zamak
Plating Specs: Chrome
Part number: 430-10119
Weight: 1.95 oz
 
Dimensions of String Slots
E: 1.1684mm / 0.046"
A: 0.9144 mm / 0.036"
D: 0.6604 mm / 0.026"
G: 0.4064mm / 0.016"
B: 0.2794mm / 0.011"
e: 0.2286mm / 0.009"
 
Tailpiece
Style: Stop Bar
Compensated: No
Material: Zamak
Plating Specs: Chrome
Part number: 430-10135
Weight: 82.21 g / 2.9 oz.
 
Output Jack
Style: 1/4" mono
 
Jack Plate
Style: Les Paul
Material: Chrome
Part Number: 430-19467
Weight: 6.0 gm / 0.21 oz.
 
Strap Buttons
Material: Aluminum
Plating Specs: None
Part numbers: 430-19160 / 430-19160E
Weight: 4.0 g / 0.14 oz.
Plastics
Pick Guard
Style: None
Part Number: N/A
 
Truss Rod Cover
Style: B/W bell w/ White "Deluxe"
Part Number: 430-19380
 
Knobs
Style: Black Speed Knobs
Part Number: 430-19267
 
Dial Pointers
Yes/No: No
Control Plate(s) (Backplate Cover)
Style: Black Vinyl
Part Number: 380-12922
 
Control Plate(s) (SwitchPlate Cover)
Style: None
Part Number: N/A
 
Switch Washer
Style: None
Part Number: NA
 
Trim Rings
Style: Black Trim Rings Low, and High
Part Number: 440-13884/440-13851
Accessories
Case
Style: Hard Shell
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks: No
Tools: Truss Rod Wrench
 
Manual: Gibson USA Owner's
COA/Other: None