The Classic SG For Any Generation The SG Standard ‘61 returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played and loved -- shaping sound across generations and genres of music. In 1961, the Les Paul model was put on hiatus and an all new design evolved into what is...
The SG Standard ‘61 returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played and loved -- shaping sound across generations and genres of music. In 1961, the Les Paul model was put on hiatus and an all new design evolved into what is today known as the SG or “solid guitar”. The Gibson SG Standard '61 retains the styling of the original featuring a slim taper mahogany neck and a bound rosewood fingerboard. The mahogany body features deeply sculpted body scarfing, a 5-ply teardrop pickguard and a 22nd-fret neck joint. The nickel plated hardware includes a classic-style Tune-O-Matic bridge and keystone tuners. The pickups are 61R and 61T humbuckers for a classic voice with added power and top end. Controls feature audio taper potentiometers and orange drop capacitors.
Body Shape: SG
Body Material: Mahogany
Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Profile: 60’s Slim Taper
Scale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Number Of Frets: 22
Frets: Medium Jumbo
Nut Material: Graph Tech
Nut Width: 1.69" / 43.05mm
End of Board Width: 2.26" / 57.4mm
Inlays: Acrylic Trapezoids
Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
Tailpiece: Aluminium Stopbar
Tuning Machines: Vintage Kluson Deluxe with Keystone Buttons
Pickguard: Black 5-ply
Control Knobs: Black Top Hat with Silver Reflector
Switch Tip: Cream
Strap Buttons: 2
Neck Pickup: BurstBucker 61R
Bridge Pickup: BurstBucker 61T
Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone, Hand-wired with Orange Drop Capacitors
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