Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Standard PRO
The Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Standard PRO comes with a mahogany body, a maple veneer top and a mahogany neck with a rosewood fingerboard. It has binding on the body and fingerboard. The neck in glued in the body, it has a 1950’s rounded “C” profile shape, a 24.75″ scale length, a 12″ fingerboard radius, 22 medium jumbo frets and pearloid trapezoid inlays.
The pickups in the Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Standard PRO are both (neck and bridge) Epiphone P-90 PRO, they are very responsive pickups, they notice everything, change from a thick to medium pick and your sound completely changes. Two volume knobs and two tone knobs. Locktone tune-o-matic bridge, nickel hardware and Epiphone “Deluxe” tunning machines. There is an option of getting the Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Standard PRO with a hard case.
It comes in 3 different finishes:
- Metallic GoldTop
- Chicago Blue
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Top Material: Maple Veneer
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Shape: 1950’s, Rounded “C” Profile
- Neck Joint: Glued In
- Truss Rod: Adjustable
- Scale Length: 24.75″
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood with pearloid Trapezoid inlays
- Neck Pickup: Epiphone P-90 PRO™ pickup
- Bridge Pickup: Epiphone P-90 PRO™ pickup
- Fingerboard Radius: 12″
- Frets: 22; medium-jumbo
- Bridge: LockTone™ Tune-o-matic/Stopbar
- Hardware: Nickel
- Machine Heads: Epiphone “Deluxe” 18:1 ratio
- Optional: Hard Case
Of course, nothing that we or a video can say will be better than going to your local music shop and see and feel and test a Epiphone 1956 Les Paul Standard PRO by yourself, nothing can be better than your own judgement. With our review, we try to help you make a decision but we always advise you to try the guitar by yourself before buying.
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