Epiphone SG Standard '61 Electric Guitar

Loaded with ProBucker pickups, the Epiphone SG Standard '61 nails those classic PAF tones. For those about to rock, we salute you.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
Epiphone ProBucker pickups Based on Gibson BurstBuckers & vintage PAF pickups
1960s SlimTaper D neck profile Recreates iconic '60s neck profiles for great feel
Laurel fingerboard Chocolate hue; similar feel and tone to rosewood
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
The Epiphone SG Standard '61 from the new Inspired by Gibson Collection recreates the rare 1961 Gibson SG, from its first year of production. Featuring a classic Mahogany body in a Vintage Cherry finish and powered by ProBucker humbuckers with CTS electronics.

Specifications

Body Shape: SG
Body Material: Mahogany
Neck Material: Mahogany
Profile: SlimTaper
Scale Length: 24.75"
Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Number of Frets: 22
Frets: Medium Jumbo
Nut Material: Graph Tech
Nut Width: 1.693"
Inlays: Trapezoid
Joint: Glued in
Hardware Finish: Nickel
Tuner Plating: Nickel
Bridge: LockTone ABR Tune-o-matic
Tailpiece: Stopbar
Tuning Machines: Epiphone Deluxe Vintage machine heads, 18:1 ratio
Pickguard: Black
Truss Rod: Adjustable
Control Knobs: Black Top Hat Knobs with nickel inserts
Neck Pickup: ProBucker-2
Bridge Pickup: ProBucker-3
Controls: 2 volumes, 2 tones, 1 toggle switch, CTS electronics
Pickup Selector: 3-way Epiphone toggle
Output Jack: 1/4"
Strings: .10, .13, .17, .26, .36, .46
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Pelham Blue
Shipping Weight: 10 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 17 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): EPI EISS61 PENH3
Vintage Cherry
Shipping Weight: 10.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 42 x 18 x 5 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): EPI EISS61 VCNH1
For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-4GIBSON
(6 ratings)
Submitted January 22, 2021 by Mrs. R
"I've finally found the guitar of a lifetime!"
Verified Customer zZounds has verified that this reviewer made a purchase from us.
I grabbed the blem that was available which I was able to afford with my budget, and other than the scratched-up pickguard it's awesome! I determined mine to weigh 7 pounds which is in the range of how much these things supposedly should weigh. I will just put a sticker on the scratched-up pickguard and then I'll be in business! Speaking of sticker, even though it was a blem, zZounds still threw in the bumper sticker that Epiphone gives you which is nice. :D
Musical Background:
hobbyist
Musical Style:
pop/rock
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