J-45 Standard Heritage Cherry SunburstThe World Famous Workhorse

The J-45 is Gibson's best-selling acoustic of all time. First introduced in 1942 and nicknamed "The Workhorse,” this iconic acoustic has become the cornerstone of its round-shoulder, dreadnought line. World renowned for its full, balanced expression, warm bass and excellent projection, the J-45 has been refined to carry this legacy to new heights. This 2019 model delivers a sound with incredible dynamic range, warm mids, and a tight punchy bass. + expand +
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We are unfortunately unable to ship this guitar internationally at this time due to CITES restrictions on rosewood. Please consider shopping at our EU store or find a dealer who may be able to ship to your location.

J-45 Standard Heritage Cherry Sunburst Specifications

Body

Body Shape
Jumbo
Top Material
Sitka Spruce
Back Material
Mahogany
Side Material
Mahogany
Bracing
Traditional hand-scalloped X-bracing
Binding
Multi-ply top, single-ply back
Finish
Nitrocellulose

Neck

Neck Material
Mahogany
Neck Profile
Slim Taper
Scale Length
24.75" / 62.865cm
Fingerboard Material
Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius
12" / 304.8mm
Number of Frets
20
Frets
Standard
Nut Material
Black
Inlays
Mother-of-pearl dots

Hardware

Tuners
Grover Rotomatics
Tuner Plating
Nickel
Truss Rod Cover
B/W
Pick Guard
Tear Drop
Saddle Material
Tusq
Bridge
Traditional belly up
Bridge Pins
Tusq

Electronics

Controls
Volume and Tone controls in soundhole

Miscellaneous

Strings
0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012
Case
Gibson Hardshell
Included Accessories
Includes Gibson Accessory Kit