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Les Paul Studio Faded 2016 T
Well-worn looks meets modern performance
$799
The Gibson Les Paul Studio Faded features a smooth, unbound body and a traditional carved maple top, with a beautiful faded finish that lends the look of a well-played vintage guitar.
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Plain Maple
Pieces: 2
Grade: C
Binding: None
 
Back
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: Multi
Density: Medium
Binding: None
Weight
Weight Relief: Modern
Average Weight (body only): 5 lbs. 0.8 oz
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
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Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Body Contour
Carve: Classic
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: 1
 
Details
Truss Rod: Les Paul
Profile: Rounded
Thickness at Fret 1: 0.818"
Thickness at Fret 12: 0.963"
Other Materials:
Average Weight: 1 lbs 2 oz
 
Peg Head
Type: SP1
Inlay: Blank
Peg Head Binding: None
Silkscreen: Gold "Gibson, "Les Paul Model"
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Neck Fit
Joint Angle: 5.0 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance: 0 deg 0 min 15 sec
Type: Mortise and Tenon
Adhesive: Franklin Titebond 50
Gauges Used: Pitch Height Gauge, Alignment Gauge
Nut
Style: Nut
Material: TekToid
Width: 1.695"
Slots: E: 0.046"
A: 0.036"
D: 0.028"
G: 0.016"
B: 0.011"

e: 0.009"
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade: Light
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 22
Nut/End of Board: 4.3053cm / 1.695" @ nut, 5.7404cm / 2.260" @ end of board
Scale: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
Binding: None
Side Dots (Color): White
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Trapezoid
Material: Acrylic
Dimensions: Trap at 3rd fret= 1.160"T x .660"W and 21st fret= 1.565"T x .245"W
Average Weight: 0.26lbs
Finishes
Worn Brown Satin
Color Code: WB
Surface Texture: Satin
Filler: None
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: WB-Worn Brown Satin
Top Coat: Satin
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Worn Cherry
Color Code: WC
Surface Texture: Satin
Filler: None
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: WC-Worn Cherry
Top Coat: Satin
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Satin Fireburst
Color Code: SF
Surface Texture: Satin
Filler: Natural
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: SF-Satin Fireburst
Top Coat: Satin
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
Satin Ebony
Color Code: SE
Surface Texture: Satin
Filler: None
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: SE-Satin Ebony
Top Coat: Satin
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
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Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: BB Pro BB Pro
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side: 5000/5200 5300/5500
Material of Wire (gauge): Enamel (42) Enamel (42)
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 V Alnico V
Magnet Position from Nut: 48.26 cm / 19 " 58.7375cm / 23.125 "
Magnet Dimensions:
Polarities: Screw side is the south pole of magnet Screw side is the south pole of magnet
Cover: Chrome Chrome
Qfactor: 5.4 5.35
ResistanceDC: 7640 Ohms 7980 Ohms
Resonant Frequency: 2863.30 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 Green Key
Material: Zamak
Weight: .41 lbs
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 0.584027778
Gear Type: worm
What is allowable turn: Proprietary
Plating specs: Chrome
Part numbers: 430-14139, 430-14140
 
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: 0.16 lbs
 
Dimensions of String Slots
E: 1.4732mm / 0.058"
A: 1.2192mm / 0.048"
D: 0.9652mm / 0.038"
G: 0.7112mm / 0.028"
B: 0.4826mm / 0.019''
e: 0.3556mm / 0.014"
 
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 Square
Material: Black
Part Number: 430-19385
Weight: 6.0 g / 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: Les Paul Black
Part Number: 430-12689
 
Truss Rod Cover
Style: Black/White Bell "Studio"
Part Number: 430-19708
 
Knobs
Style: Black Speed
Part Number: 430-19267
 
Dial Pointers
Yes/No: No
Control Plate(s) (Backplate Cover)
Style: Black Les Paul
Part Number: 380-12209
 
Control Plate(s) (SwitchPlate Cover)
Style: Les Paul Black
Part Number: 380-12211
 
Switch Washer
Style: Black, Hot Stamped White
Part Number: 430-19463
 
Trim Rings
Style: Low Black, High Black Humbucker
Part Number: PRPR-010 / PRPR-020
Accessories
Case
Style: Gig Bag
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks: None
Tools: Truss rod wrench
2.5mm adjustment wrench, Polishing cloth
 
Manual: Yes
COA/Other: