Gibson Les Paul Custom 1998 (Black Beauty)
Condition: 7.5/10 ( Buckle rash, dings and surface scratches can be seen around the guitar. tarnish and slight oxidation on hardware. )
Case Candy: Truss rod wrench. No C.O.A ( Only post 2002 models come with C.O.A after moving to the custom shop )
Truss Rod: GOOD
Fret Life: GOOD 80%-90% (No Dead Spots)
Modifications: No mods and all original
Hard case: Brown Gibson hard case with pink plush interior
This guitar is highly collectable as Gibson made some of it’s best guitars during the 80’s and 90’s era. This guitar is almost 20 years old and comes with it’s fair share of bumps and bruises. Weighing at a whopping 5.4kgs, This black beauty is highly resonant and sings! Unlike the current production models where Richlite has replaced Ebony fretboards, This piece comes with an Ebony fretboard and this will become a highly prized possession in the years to come. Lot’s of fret life on this piece and it plays very well.
Body Type: Solid body
Neck Wood: mahogany
Neck Shape: rounded profile
Top Wood: Carved maple top
Back Wood: Solid mahogany back
No. of Frets: 22
Scale Length: 24-3/4″
Position Markers: Pearl block inlays
Pickups: 490 Alnico (R) and 498 Alnico (T) humbucking
Controls: 2 volume, 2 tone
Pickup Switching: 3-way selector switch
Bridge/Tailpiece: Nashville TOM/Stopbar bridge/tailpiece
As we are aware of the influx of Chinese replica’s in the market, We will provide the serial number of the guitar for the buyer to run an authenticity check with Gibson USA prior to purchasing from us.
Guitar Axestacy is strongly against illegal and imitation knock offs. You can be assured that this guitar is authentic and buy with confidence.