Gibson Slash Les Paul Standard Electric Guitar (with Case)

Loaded with Custom Burstbucker Alnico pickups and topped with figured AAA maple, the Slash LP Standard celebrates Slash's career-long love of Les Pauls.
What's special about this item?
Feature: What it does:
AAA-grade flamed maple top Deep wood grain for striking visual appeal
Solid mahogany body Clear, present midrange; long-lasting sustain
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
Custom Burstbucker Alnico II pickups Classic PAF tone
Gibson and Slash are proud to present the Slash Collection Gibson Les Paul Standard. It represents influential Gibson guitars Slash has used during his career, inspiring multiple generations of players around the world. The Slash Collection of Gibson guitars can be seen live on stage with Slash. Each Slash Collection Gibson Les Paul Standard features a AAA flamed maple top, a solid mahogany body and Slash's personal touches including a C-shape neck prole, signature Gibson Custom Burstbucker Alnico II, color coordinated hardware appointments, hand-wired electronics with orange drop capacitors and a vintage style brown hardshell case.

Exclusive to the Slash Collection are Slash's "Scully" signature drawing on the back of the headstock, Slash's signature on the truss rod cover, a blank truss rod cover in the case, Slash's new Ernie Ball strings, and four Slash Jim Dunlop Tortex picks.

Specifications

Body Shape: Les Paul
Material: Mahogany
Top: AAA Flamed Maple
Weight Relief: None
Binding: Cream
Neck: Mahogany
Profile: 50s Vintage
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Scale length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
Number of frets: 22
Nut: Graphtec
Inlay: Acrylic Traps
Bridge: ABR-1 Tune-O-Matic
Tailpiece: Aluminum Stop Bar
Knobs: Black Top Hats w/ Pointers
Tuners: Vintage Keystone
Neck pickup: Custom Burstbucker Alnico II (Dbl Black)
Bridge pickup: Custom Burstbucker Alnico II (Dbl Black)
Controls: 2 Volumes, 2 Tones & Toggle Switch (Hand-wired with Orange Drop Capacitors)
Case: Hardshell
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Anaconda Burst
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB LPSS00 DANH1
Appetite Amber
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB LPSS00 APNH1
November Burst
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB LPSS00 NVNH1
Vermillion Burst
Shipping Weight: 24 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 46 x 20 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB LPSS00 VMNH1
Victoria Goldtop
Shipping Weight: 21.25 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 17 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): GIB LPSSP00 DGNH1
For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: (800) 444-2766
(6 ratings)
Submitted July 22, 2020 by Dave G
"Great version of the Standard"
Verified Customer zZounds has verified that this reviewer made a purchase from us.
I'll admit it - I'm a sucker for a flame maple top and when looking for a Les Paul this time, I was tempted to buy a used Custom Shop R9 (and there are some great ones out there going for hundreds and thousands more - and those are 10 or 15 years old). The Slash models appealed to me because they're brand new Gibson Standards with beautifully figured tops and the pickguard is not installed from the factory. Why have a sexy top and hide half of it under a plastic pickguard? zZounds had a really nice selection photos of each one and they are all different! Some have a sharp cutoff between the burst and the dark border. Some have more red in the November burst. I picked one with fairly symmetrical flame and without the dark black band near the binding - you can see the flame all the way out to the edges. The guitar arrived from zZounds in a day and a half and was in perfect condition. Not a fingerprint on it and the factory setup was as close to perfect as I've ever experienced. Seriously. Set up is a personal choice (I like mine low), but I played the guitar all afternoon and never really thought the action was too high. The frets were perfect! Good job Gibson (and Herr Plek)!Now I'm not a huge Slash fan, but this guitar is really nice. I think it's worth the premium over the Standard to get a gorgeous top and no pickguard installed. Tonewise (what really matters, LOL), the pickups are sweet and remarkably responsive to the controls. I can't think of another guitar I've owned that read more I could transition from jazz to country to rock without going to the amp or pedals. I wouldn't change a thing. I am very happy with this purchase! Oh, and it smells SO sweet. God bless nitrocellulose!

Musical Background:
Playing 50 years

Musical Style:
Blues, Classic Rock mostly and a little jazz and country.
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