Dating gibson t top pickups
He said it appeared to be original other than the pickups, and that it would have sold for around 00, which equates to nearly K in 2012 dollars.
This isn't your cookie cutter maple-necked alder body Strat.
The setup on this guitar is superb and the tone is warm and rich, very good choice for anything besides metal. Originally this model had two volume controls but one of them was sacrificed to make way for the boost switch. This model sells new for 9 and the EMG-KFK is another 0 - and with labor you're at 9.Not necessarily a bad thing unless you like to do dive bombs.Overall this guitar is in very nice shape with a near perfect finish that shines like new.It features a one-piece solid mahogany body and one-piece solid rosewood neck with a 25 1/2 scale and 24 medium jumbo frets.
The body features a deeply sculpted cutaway on the treble side to make it easier to reach the high notes.
He maintained his Venice Beach, CA factory for 30 years, before moving to a larger place in ' guitars, I sent John some pics and called him to pick his brain.