Since its inception in 1942, the Gibson J-45 has captivated musicians worldwide, solidifying its position as Gibson's best-selling acoustic guitar. Fondly referred to as "The Workhorse," the J-45 is renowned for its exceptional tonal balance, deep bass response, and impressive projection. Building upon the iconic characteristics that made this model a legend, the Gibson '60s J-45 Original is an extraordinary vintage-inspired acoustic guitar that'll impress players of all backgrounds.
Crafted with a mahogany body and a Sitka spruce top, the '60s J-45 Original boasts an incredible tone with full lows, warm, punchy mids, and crystal-clear highs. Its rounded mahogany neck offers a nice, comfortable feel, while its rosewood fingerboard plays with a sleek response. Additionally, it features an adjustable saddle, allowing players to fine-tune the string action to their preference.
For easy and safe transportation, the Gibson '60s J-45 Original ships with a heavy-duty hardshell case. And that's important when you have an acoustic that looks this good - from its wine red finish to its cream button tuners and '60s-era white stamp pickguard, this Gibson is a true stunner.
Once you start strumming the Gibson '60s J-45 Original, you'll understand why the J-45 has become the go-to acoustic guitar for countless legendary musicians. Check it out today if you've been in the market for a premium round-shoulder dreadnought with a bold sound and an undeniably-cool vintage appeal.
Body Style: Round Shoulder
Body Shape: J-45
Top: Sitka spruce
Back & Sides: Mahogany
Bracing: Traditional hand-scalloped X-bracing
Binding: Multi-ply Top, single-ply Back
Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Profile: Rounded
Scale Length: 628.65 mm / 24.75 in
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 304.8 mm / 12 in
Fret Count: 20
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 42.84 mm / 1.686 in
Inlays: Mother-of-pearl dots
Neck Joint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body
Bridge: Traditional belly up, Adjustable
Saddle Material: Tusq
Tuning Machines: Grover Strap Cream Button
Pickguard: 60's, White with Hot Stamp Logo
Truss Rod Cover: Black
Bridge Pins: Tusq
Case: Hardshell Case
Accessories: Includes Gibson Accessory Kit