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Gibson 1968 Les Paul Standard Goldtop Reissue Electric Guitar - Gloss 60s Gold

Manufacturer: Gibson
SKU: 8300309
The Gibson Custom Shop 1968 Les Paul Goldtop Reissue is a meticulously-crafted replica of a first batch example from 1968, identified by a crown inlay on the face of the headstock.
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The distinctive look and scarcity of this variation makes it extremely desirable to collectors. Custom Shop has proudly recreated it in exhaustive detail, from the 14-degree headstock angle to the thick cutaway binding to the precise contours and profiles throughout.

It offers not only a vintage ownership experience, but a completely inspiring sound and feel with every chord and strum.


  • 2-Piece Plain Maple Top & 1-Piece Solid Mahogany Back
  • Custom Soapbar P90 Neck Pickup & Custom Soapbar P90 Bridge Pickup
  • Gibson Deluxe Double Line, Double Ring


  • Body Shape: Les Paul
  • Top: 2-Piece Plain Maple
  • Back: 1-Piece Solid Mahogany
  • Binding: 1-Ply Cream
  • Weight Relief: None
  • Finish: Nitrocellulose Gloss
  • Material: Solid Mahogany
  • Profile: Authentic '68 Medium C-Shape
  • Scale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Material: Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Number Of Frets: 22
  • Frets: Medium-Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Nylon
  • Nut Width: 1.69" / 42.85mm
  • End of Board Width: 2.24" / 56.89mm
  • Inlays: Celluloid Trapezoid
  • Joint: Long Tenon, Hide Glue Fit
  • Finish: Chrome
  • Bridge: ABR-1
  • Tailpiece: Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines: Gibson Deluxe Double Line, Double Ring
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply Cream
  • TrussRod: 2-way Adjustable
  • Truss Rod Cover: 2-Ply Black/White "Les Paul"
  • Control Knobs: Gold Top Hats w/ Silver Reflector Inserts
  • Switch Tip: Cream
  • Switchwasher: Cream
  • Jack Plate Cover: Cream
  • Control Covers Brown
  • Strap Buttons: Aluminum
  • Pickup Covers: Cream Soapbar
  • Neck Pickup: Custom Soapbar P90
  • Controls: 2 500K CTS Volume Pots, 2 500K CTS Tone Pots, Hand-Wired Harness with Black Beauty Capacitors
  • Pickup Selector: 3-Way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack: Switchcraft
  • Strings Gauge: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Case: Custom Shop Hardshell
  • Accessories: Gibson Custom Switchplate Medallion (w/ Historic Brown Plastic Cover in Case), Certificate of Authenticity Booklet, Historic Reissue Hang Tags

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