1961 Les Paul SG Standard Reissue Stop BarThe Red Devil

Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity and attention to detail.

A 1960s SG has been the favorite of some of the most iconic guitarists ever...Angus Young, Tony Iommi, Robby Krieger, George Harrison, Dickey Betts, Gary Rossington, and Eric Clapton, to name a few. The SG's devilish points and curves, blistering humbucker tone and fast-playing neck help to make it one of the most coveted and revered 1960s Gibson models. This Custom Shop Historic Reissue SG continues the legendary magic of the originals with all solid woods, historic hide-glue construction methods, the finest vintage replica parts and materials available and the instantly-recognizable, powerful tone of pure rock 'n roll. + 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.

1961 Les Paul SG Standard Reissue Stop Bar Specifications

Body

Body Material
1-Piece Solid Mahogany
Weight Relief
None
Finish
Nitrocellulose VOS (Vintage Patina)

Neck

Neck Material
Solid Mahogany
Neck Profile
1960 Slim Taper
Scale Length
24.75" / 62.865cm
Fingerboard Material
Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
Fingerboard Radius
12" / 304.8mm
Number of Frets
22
Frets
Authentic Medium-Jumbo
Nut Material
Nylon
Nut Width
1.687" / 42.85mm
End-of-Board Width
2.24" / 56.89mm
Inlays
Cellulose Nitrate Trapezoid

Hardware

Finish
Nickel
Bridge
ABR-1
Tailpiece
Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
Tuners
Kluson Single Line, Double Ring
Pick Guard
Black Multi-Ply
Truss Rod Cover
Authentic Stepped 2-Ply "Les Paul"
Control Knobs
Black Top Hats w/ Silver Inserts
Switch Tip
Cream
Switch Washer
Silkscreened Cellulose Acetate Butyrate

Electronics

Neck Pickup
Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
Bridge Pickup
Custombucker Alnico III (Unpotted)
Controls
CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Black Beauty Capacitors

Miscellaneous

Strings
.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
Case
Custom Shop Hardshell
Included Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity Booklet, Historic Reissue Hang Tags