Gibson Limited Edition Les Paul Special Electric Guitar (with Case)

Reach for the Les Paul Special when stripped-down rock power is all you need. This limited-edition version boasts a supremely special Deep Purple finish.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Mahogany body Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
P-90 pickups Bright and clear; strong mids, great lows
Nitrocellulose lacquer finish Ultra-thin, strong gloss; preserves natural tone

The Les Paul Special returns to the classic design that made it relevant, played and loved shaping sound across generations and genres of music. It pays tribute to Gibson's Golden Era of innovation and brings authenticity back to life.

Originally introduced in 1955, the Les Paul Special has been embraced by musicians for over 60 years. It is based on the Les Paul Junior with a slab mahogany body, fat 50s-style mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard, wraparound bridge, an additional rhythm P-90 pickup, binding on the neck and additional controls for the rhythm pickup and the 3-way toggle switch.


- A return to the classic Les Paul design
- Based on the Les Paul Junior
- Fat 50s-style mahogany neck
- P-90 Pickups
- Slab mahogany body
- Includes Gibson Accessory Kit

- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Profile: Vintage 50s
- Scale Length: 24.75"
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 12"
- Number Of Frets: 22
- Frets: Medium Jumbo
- Nut Material: Graph Tech
- Nut Width: 1.695"
- End of Board Width: 2.26"
- Inlays: Acrylic Dots
- Body Material: Mahogany
- Finish Gloss: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
- Hardware Finish: Nickel
- Bridge: Wrap around
- Tuning Machines: Vintage Deluxe w/ White Buttons
- Pickguard: Black 5-ply
- Knobs: Black Top Hats
- Switch Tip: Amber Switch washer Black Jack
- Plate Cover: Black
- Neck Pickup: P-90
- Bridge Pickup: P-90
- Controls: 2 Volumes, 2 Tones & Toggle Switch (Hand-wired with Orange Drop Capacitors)
- Strings: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
- Case: Hard Shell Case
- Accessories: Gibson Accessory Kit
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
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Shipping Weight: 20.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 18 x 8 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): LPSP00NYNH1

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

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