Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Gibson Les Paul Jr. w Humbucker in Lexington KY for $400

I don't know exactly which Les Paul Jr. model this is but somebody is offering a good deal on a USA Gibson. Guitar Center offered a special edition LP Jr. with a Humbucker for $599 a little while ago but that guitar had a satin finish and plastic tuner buttons. It also had a coil tap for the humbucker. But i don't think it was available in a Red Sunburst like this one.

This model seems to have a gloss finish and it has chrome tuners and what appear from the photo to be speed knobs. Whatever it is it would be worth checking out.

Warning: I can' help but notice that the back of that neck seems to be unpainted which allows for one other possibility - this could be a cheap Epiphone Jr. Body with a Gibson Sonex neck bolted onto it. Caveat Emptor!

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gibson guitar - $400 (frankfort, ky)

Date: 2012-03-21, 2:35AM EDT
Reply to: tvs52-2913685244@sale.craigslist.org [Errors when replying to ads?]

Selling my Gibson (not epiphone) guitar ...serious inquiries can be made via email or text/call five zero two ************.

4 comments:

  1. Wouldn't a real Gibson Les Paul, Jr have a set neck? That one looks like a bolt-on.

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  2. I can't see well enough to be sure but it looks like a bolt on neck. You're probably right about the Epiphone body.

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  3. Three screw truss rod cover...black plastic nut...cheapo Epi tuners. Epi or worse.

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  4. It's a Maestro. A very cheaply made import marketed for a while as learner instruments for kids. Should list for $75!

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