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Vintage Copper Firebird Limited
 Vintage Style, Modern Performances
$1,299
Classic design. Vintage feel. Modern performances.
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Mahogony
Pieces: Multi
Grade: C
Binding: None
 
Back
Wood Species:
Pieces:
Density:
Binding:
Weight
Weight Relief: None
Average Weight (body only): 4.9lbs
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
Etc.:
 
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Body Contour
Carve: Flat
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Mahogony
Pieces: 1
 
Details
Truss Rod: Firebird
Profile: Rounded
Thickness at Fret 1: 0.800"
Thickness at Fret 12: 0.850"
Other Materials:
Average Weight: 1.09lbs
 
Peg Head
Type: Firebird
Inlay: Blank
Peg Head Binding: None
Silkscreen: none
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: Mortis and Tenon
Adhesive: Franklin Tightbond 50
Gauges Used: Pitch Gage
Nut
Style: Nut - Black
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: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade: Medium
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 12 degrees
Frets: 22
Nut/End of Board: 1.695" @ nut, 2.260" @ end of board
Scale: 24 3/4
Binding: None
Side Dots (Color): White
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Dot
Material: Acrylic
Dimensions: 0.249"
Average Weight: 5.2 oz
Finishes
Vintage Copper
Color Code: CV
Surface Texture: 30 Sheen Satin
Filler: Walnut
Sealer: 1.0 - 1.5 mils
Top: Vintage Copper
Top Coat: Satin Lacquer / 30 Sheen, 3-4 mils
Scraped: Fingerboard sides and Nut
Color Code:
Surface Texture:
Filler:
Sealer:
Top:
Top Coat:
Scraped:
Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: 57 Classic 57 Classic +
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side: 5250/5250 5400/5400
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 II Alnico II
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: None None
Qfactor: 6 5
ResistanceDC: 7931 Ohms 8135 Ohms
Resonant Frequency: 2692.30 Hz 2593.97 Hz
Tonal & Resonant Advancements:
Control Pocket Assembly Lead Volume Rhythm Volume
Type: 500K Audio
Peak Voltage: 500V
Range: 0-500k
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100k ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms
 
  Lead Tone Rhythm Tone
Type: 500K Audio
Peak Voltage: 500V
Range: 0-500K
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100K ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms
 
Capacitors: Lead Value Rhythm Value
  .022uF
Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Mini Black Bass-side Grovers
Material: Zamak
Weight: 1.0 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 14:01
Gear Type: worm
What is allowable turn: +/- 4 degrees
Plating specs: Black Chrome
Part numbers: 430-14159
 
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: Zamac
Plating Specs: Black Chrome
Part number: 430-10119B
Weight: 2.56 oz
 
Dimensions of String Slots
E: 0.046"'
A: 0.036"
D: 0.026'
G: 0.016"
B: 0.011"
e: 0.009"
 
Tailpiece
Style: Stop Bar
Compensated: No
Material: Zamak
Plating Specs: Black Chrome
Part number: 430-10779
Weight: 2.9 oz
 
Output Jack
Style: 1/4" mono
 
Strap Buttons
Material: Anodized Aluminum
Plating Specs: Black
Part numbers: 430-19162 / 162E
Weight: .14 oz
Plastics
Pick Guard
Style: Full Faced Firebird
Part Number: 430-20781
 
Truss Rod Cover
Style: Black, Gold w/ Gibson
Part Number: 430-19283
 
Knobs
Style: Top Hat Black
Part Number: 430-19669
 
Dial Pointers
Yes/No: No
Control Plate(s) (Backplate Cover)
Style: Stainless steel infused polycarbonate
Part Number: 380-12916
 
Switch Washer
Style: None
Part Number:
 
Trim Rings
Style: None
Part Number: None
Accessories
Case
Style: Gigbag
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks: No
Tools: Truss Rod Wrench
 
Manual: Gibson USA Owner's
COA/Other: None