One of the most popular Vintage Reissues Gibson has ever produced, this gorgeous R8 features a super beefy neck with a gorgeous Washed Cherry Sunburst over a mostly plain maple top with ever so light flame maple figuring. The double humbuckers deliver dynamic, muscular tones that give this fabulous burst tons of power & punch. Professionally set up with fresh strings & low action, so it plays & sounds fantastic!
Cosmetic Condition: Excellent condition - very clean & like new with only some mild surface scratches.
Neck: Super chunky, one-piece mahogany neck with cream binding & tortoise side-dots. Rosewood fingerboard with mother of pearl trapezoid inlays. Frets are in great shape with no wear. Kluson Deluxe tuners are in perfect working condition. 1 11/16" nut width; 24 3/4" scale length. Neck is straight & truss rod is in perfect working condition.
Body: Weight-relieved mahogany body with flame maple top in Washed Cherry Sunburst finish & cream binding. Stopbar tailpiece & ABR-1 bridge with nickel hardware. Single-ply cream pickguard & jackplate. Guitar weighs 7 lbs 7.8 oz.
Electronics: Gibson BurstBuckers with cream bezels. Bridge - 7.76K ohms; Neck - 7.95K ohms. Dual volume & tone controls with gold "top hat" knobs; 3-way toggle switch & Bumble Bee caps. All electronics are in perfect working condition.
Case: Original hardshell case included along with COA & original hang tags.