Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T
All the ingredients that made the Les Paul name legendary are in the Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T. This is truly a comprehensively featured, fully loaded Les Paul, with a compound-radius rosewood fingerboard and modern weight relief to provide outstanding balance and playing feel while optimizing the guitar’s celebrated tone.
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T comes with traditional locking Grover tuners, an historic original 1 11/16″ neck with, it has a carved AAA maple top with translucent finishes on a mahogany body with modern weight relief. The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T comes with Burstbuckers Pro humbuckers, a rosewood fingerboard and comprenhensive hand-finished details. The Traditional models of the Gibson 2016 models lineup have no G-Force automatic tunner and no zero fret nut.
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T comes in 11 different finished:
- Heritage Cherry Sunburst
- Fire Burst
- Honey Burst
- Trans Amber
- Desert Burst
- Trans Black
- Tea Burst
- Blue Mist
- Light Burst
- Gold Top
Characteristics of the Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T:
- Tuners: Traditional locking Grover tuners
- Neck width: Historic original 1 11/16″ neck width
- Nut: TekToid nut
- Neck heel: Classic Les Paul heel
- Case: Traditional brown hard shell case
- Body: Carved maple top on mahogany body with modern weight relief
- Pickups: Burstbucker Pro™ humbuckers
- Fingerboard: Thicker rosewood fingerboard
- Setup: Comprehensive hand-finished setup
- Top: AAA maple top with translucent finishes
Tuners Best-in-class tuners provide outstanding performance with a classic look. Neck width The familiar, time-proven playing feel that made the Les Paul famous. Nut Density for solid sustain, self-lubrication for accurate return-to-pitch – even with heavy string bending. Neck heel Accurately reproduces the neck heel from the classic Les Paul Standards. Case The original Les Paul case style, featuring enhanced protection. Body Combines legendary resonance, serious sustain, and greater playing comfort. Pickups True PAF humbucker tone for today’s player, with coil splitting for alternate single-coil sounds. Fingerboard Classic binding for traditional looks, one-piece design for seminal tone and sustain. Setup Right out of the case, this handcrafted, American-made guitar is ready for action. Top Gorgeous AAA maple top accents translucent finishes.
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 Gibson 2016 Les Paul Standard T 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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