Gibson hardware dating

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The most amazing fact about Gibson is that they were first to market with the very first electric guitar, the 1936 ES150 (although many sources state that the first ES150's were shipped starting in 1937).

Another model to look at is the SG Standard Reissue.Gibson can make your dream of owning a vintage-inspired guitar a reality with their stellar line-up of custom guitars, and this catalogue has plenty to choose from. The choice is yours, but the 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue is a winner in more ways than one.The '59 Burst is considered one of the most sought-after Gibson guitars; in fact, only 635 of them were shipped that year!For 1961, the Les Paul was redesigned into what is now known as the Gibson SG.This design continued as a separate guitar when the traditional single cutaway, carved top bodystyle was re-introduced in 1968.

Another model to look at is the SG Standard Reissue.Gibson can make your dream of owning a vintage-inspired guitar a reality with their stellar line-up of custom guitars, and this catalogue has plenty to choose from. The choice is yours, but the 1959 Les Paul Standard Reissue is a winner in more ways than one.The '59 Burst is considered one of the most sought-after Gibson guitars; in fact, only 635 of them were shipped that year!For 1961, the Les Paul was redesigned into what is now known as the Gibson SG.This design continued as a separate guitar when the traditional single cutaway, carved top bodystyle was re-introduced in 1968.At the time, I understood the ES125 was vintage, but had no idea that it was just a regular Gibson student model. Rich, ESP, Jackson, Dean, and Ibanez which were played by my favorite bands such as Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax, Megadeth and Testament.