Gibson SG Standard Electric Guitar (with Soft Case)

For absolutely classic, searing rock tone, look no further than the Gibson SG Standard. Its mahogany body and 490 pickups create long sustain and tonal bite.

Gibson 2018 SG Standard Electric Guitar (with Case)

No longer available at zZounds
The trusty SG Standard looks back to its roots in 2018. Featuring 61R and 61T pickups, this SG evokes the vintage tone of 1961, the model's inaugural year.

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
Gibson locking kidney tuners Locks strings at headstock, super-stable
61R and 61T humbucking pickups High output, PAF-inspired tone

The new Gibson SG Standard 2018 Electric Guitar captures the essence of the groundbreaking SG of 1961 with the sonic characteristics that made this model a legend. New and modern improvements include locking tuners and white fingerboard binding on a solid rosewood fingerboard. The powerful, expressive tone is driven by a pair of humbuckers that are faithful recreations of the popular late-era PAF pickups.

- Body Mahogany
- Binding None

- Neck Mahogany
- Neck profile Slim Taper
- Nut width 1.695"
- Fingerboard Rosewood
- Scale length 24.75"
- Number of frets 22 - Medium - Cryogenically Treated
- Nut Tektoid
- Inlay Acrylic Trapezoid
- Binding White
- Binding Style Rolled over Frets

- Bridge Aluminum Tune-O-Matic
- Tailpiece Aluminum Stop Bar
- Knobs Black Top Hats
- Tuners Locking Kidneys
- Plating Chrome

- Neck pickup 61R
- Bridge pickup 61T
- Controls 2 volumes, 2 tones, 1 toggle switch

Case: Hardshell

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

Reviewers gave this product an overall rating of 5 out of 5 stars. (7 ratings)
Submitted May 11, 2018 by Mario St DeHaven in Laguna Beach, CA

"This Beast!"

Overall: 5 out of 5 stars
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I purchased two of 'em from zZounds. That in itself tells you what I think of them. Superb craftsmanship, superb playability, superb tone, and a beauty to gaze upon. Expensive but a good investment and certainly worth every penny.

Musical Background:

50 year player, played chittlin' circuit 30 yrs, Hollywood and L.A. 20 yrs.

Musical Style:

Blues, blues rock, hard rock and psychedelia.
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