50s J-50 Original


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Inspired by the 1950s Originals

The classic Gibson J-50, handcrafted using Sitka spruce and mahogany. The J-50's Antique Natural top is highlighted with a Unitone back and sides finish for a simple and clean appearance, dressed with a distinctive 1950s-style tortoise pick guard. This Original Collection J-50 features nickel Grover Strap Cream button tuners and an LR Baggs® VTC pickup for effortless plug and play and natural sounding amplification anywhere you perform.

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Body Styles

Round Shoulder

Body Shape

J-45

Top

Sitka spruce

Back

Mahogany

Side

Mahogany

Bracing

Traditional hand scalloped X-bracing

Binding

Multi-ply top, single-ply back

Body Finish

Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Profile

Rounded

Scale Length

628.65

Fingerboard Material

Rosewood

Fingerboard Radius

304.8

Fret Count

20

Frets

Standard

Nut Material

Bone

Nut Width

43.81

Inlays

Mother-of-pearl dots

Joint

Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body

Bridge

Traditional belly up

SaddleMaterial

Bone

Tuning Machines

Grover Strap Cream Button

Pickguard

50's, Tortoise

Truss Rod Cover

Black

Bridge Pins

Tusq

Under Saddle Pickup

LR Baggs VTC

Controls

Volume and Tone controls

Strings Gauge

0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012

Case

Hardshell Case

Accessories

Includes Gibson Accessory Kit