Gibson ES-335 Electric Guitar (with Case)

A favorite of top artists since its release in 1958, the ES-335 never disappoints. A set of T-Type humbuckers enhances this model's distinct sweet tone.

Gibson 2016 ES-335 Electric Guitar (with Case)

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Equipped with PAF-style Burstbucker 1 and 2 pickups and a tubeless historic truss rod, this 2016 ES-335 stays true to its '58 roots, with some modern tweaks.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Burstbucker 1 and 2 pickups Thick, round tone with rich and creamy overtones
Bone nut Enhanced sonic character
Historic truss rod assembly Gibson historic build with no truss rod tubing
No-wire ABR-1 bridge Accurate replication of late '50s Gibson bridge

The Gibson ES-335 has been a legendary tone machine since 1958. Our 2016 features a tubeless Historic truss rod, PAF-style Burstbucker 1 & 2 pickups, and redesigned neck shape for increased strength and enhanced playing comfort.


- F-Hole emblem engraved truss rod cover
- Bone nut
- Block inlay fretboard
- Grover Milk Bottle Rotomatic tuners - a better quality tuner with 18:1 ratio and historic look
- Redesigned neck dimensions for improved strength
- Historic truss rod give improved neck adjustability and tension resilience
- Rolled neck binding for a more comfortable feel
- ABR-1 Bridge with titanium Saddles
- Burstbucker 1 & 2 pickups: Pickups are calibrated for each position for balanced output & brighter sound (closer to original PAF's)
- Neck pickup capacitor changed from .022mF to .016mF (less treble cut than previous capacitor resulting in a tone with a singing quality)
- Locking stop bar tailpiece for improved sustain and vibration transfer
- Hardshell Case Included

- Top Wood: 3-Ply Plain Maple, Poplar, Maple
- Top Binding: Cream
- Back Wood: 3-Ply Plain Maple, Poplar, Maple
- Back Binding: Cream
- Rims Wood: 3-Ply Plain Maple, Poplar, Maple
- Body Contour Carve: ES (Semi-Hollow)
- Neck Wood: 1 Piece Mahogany
- Truss Rod: Historic
- Neck Profile: Rounded "C"
- Thickness at Fret 1: 21.59 mm / .850"
- Thickness at Fret 12: 24.13 mm / .950"
- Peg Head: SP-1
- Peg Head Inlay: Mother of Pearl Crown
- Peg Head Logo: Mother of Pearl "Gibson"
- Nut: White
- Nut Material: Bone
- Nut Width: 4.2863 cm / 1.6875"
- Fingerboard Wood: 1 Piece Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 30.48 cm / 12"
- Frets: 22
- Nut/End of Board: 4.2863 cm / 1.6875" @ nut, 5.2375 cm / 2.062" @ end of board
- Scale Length: 62.865 cm / 24.75"
- Fingerboard Binding: Cream
- Side Dots (Color): Black
- Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Block
- Pickups: Burstbucker 1 and Burstbucker 2
- Tuning Keys: Milk Bottle Grover Rotomatic
- Tuning Ratio: 18:01
- Bridge: ABR-1 with titanium saddles
- Tailpiece: Locking Stop Bar
- Output Jack: 1/4" mono
- Strap Buttons: Aluminum
- Pick Guard: Multi ply black ES-335
- Truss Rod Cover: Black and white bell with engraved F-Hole
- Knobs: Black Top Hat

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 800-444-2766