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Gibson 2008 Les Paul Standard

The Gibson 2008 Les Paul Standard features a hand-carved figured maple top with matched chambered mahogany back outlined with single-ply binding. The neck is crafted from a single piece of mahogany, making it function as a single unit with the body. Its asymmetrical shape is the most comfortable neck offered on a Les Paul Standard. The BurstBucker Pro humbuckers have Alnico V magnets with windings to deliver an enhanced tone with more bite and brilliance.
 
   
Specifications
 
•Body Wood: Chambered mahogany  
• Top wood: Figured maple  
• Scale Length: 24-3/4"  
• Neck Joint: Set-in  
• Neck Wood: Mahogany  
• Fretboard: Rosewood  
• Neck Plek'd on Gibson Plek Machine  
• Neck Shape: Asymetrical  
• Frets: 22  
• Nut Width: 1.695"  
• Fretboard Radius: 12"  
• Bridge: TonePros locking Nashville Tune-O-Matic  
• Tailpiece: Locking TonePros  
• Pickup Bridge: Burstbucker Pro with Alnico V  
• Pickup Neck: Burstbucker Pro with Alnico V  
• Controls: 2 volume 2 tone with gold-plated Bourns-designed pots 3-way pickup selector  
• Tuners: Locking Grover  
• Straplocks: Dunlop  
• Jack: Neutrik locking  
• Hardware color: Chrome  
• Binding: top and neck  
• Finish: Light Burst  

 



In order to continually improve the design, quality, and performance of our instruments and to make use of the best materials at all times, Gibson reserves the right to change specifications without notice. Because Gibson brand guitars are handcrafted, it is normal for some measurements to vary from those listed.