2016 Gibson Historic Collection R8 with our full Deluxe Package Makeover that includes:
- A complete guitar refinish with authentic aniline dyes and Historic Makeovers’ exclusively formulated nitrocellulose lacquer.
- Top re-carved to match a real 1959 Gibson Les Paul.
- Guitar body and fingerboard bound with old school Royalite binding.
- An old growth Brazilian Rosewood fingerboard with cellulose nitrate tortoiseshell side markers and vintage style cellulose nitrate trapezoid inlays.
- Frets are fish glued in along with the fingerboard being glued on with Hot Hide Glue.
This Historic Makeover Les Paul weighs in a 8lbs 7ozand was finished in a beautiful Dirty Lemon that we matched to the original 1959 Burst in a few of the photos. It ha a very tasteful distressing.
As a Bonus we added:
- Retrospec Amber Bonnet Knobs vintage guitar parts($119.00)
- Retrospec Rhythm/Treble Ring vintage guitar parts($39.00)
- Retrospec Switch tip vintage guitar parts($29.00)
For a total price of:
$7495.00 + freight.
Please email for international freight quote.
Comes with brown hard shell case, all factory case candy, and Historic Makeovers COA.