Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T delivers classic Les Paul tone, style, and playing feel as well as the versatile voices of split coil humbucking pickups – all in a package that represents amazing value for a genuine American-made Gibson electric guitar.
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T comes with a maple top and a mahogany neck and back. It has a modern weight relief, the neck has a slim profile, the Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T also comes with a TekToid nut, 22 frets, a granadillo fingerboard in the alpine white/alpine gold finishes and a rosewood fingerboard in the other finishes, also comes with a 12″ radius fingerboard.
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T has trapezoid made of acrilic inlays, comes with a 490R humbucker pickup in the neck and a 498T humbucker pickup in the bridge, it also has a a volume and tone control for each pickup, Grover green tunning machines, a tune-o-matic bridge and a stop bar tailpiece.
Finally, the Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T comes with a black pick guard and a Les Paul hard shell case. Some Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T finishes come also with optional gold hardware (Alpine, Ebony and Wine Red).
The Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T comes in 12 different finishes:
- Alpine White
- Alpine Gold
- Ebony Gold
- Inverness Green
- Pelham Blue
- Radiant Red
- Silver Pearl
- Vintage Sunburst
- Wine Red
- Wine Red Gold
Characteristics of the Gibson 2016 Les Paul Studio T:
- Tuners: Traditional manual tuners
- Neck width: Traditional neck width of 1 11/16″ at the nut
- Nut: TekToid nut
- Neck heel: Classic Les Paul neck heel
- Case: Traditional brown hard shell case
- Body: Carved maple top over mahogany with modern weight relief
- Pickups: Gibson’s popular 490R and 498T humbuckers
- Fingerboard: Thicker rosewood fingerboard
- Setup: Comprehensive, hand-finished expert setup
- Finish: Thin high-gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
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 Studio 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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