A 1950s-inspired J-45 The new 50s J-45 Original model flaunts vintage-inspired detailing from the golden era of Gibson. Classic “Workhorse” materials include a Sitka Spruce top and Select Mahogany back and sides. The multi-ply top and single-ply back binding are subtly antiqued making each instrument look just like a seasoned Gibson acoustic. Appointed with cream button tuners, a 50s-era tortoise pick guard, and upgraded with an LR Baggs® VTC pickup for the best and most natural-sounding tone when amplified.
Body Body Shape J-45 Top Sitka spruce Back Mahogany Side Mahogany Bracing Traditional hand scalloped X-bracing Binding Multi-ply top, single-ply back Finish Nitrocellulose Neck Material Mahogany Profile Round Scale Length 24.75" / 628.65mm Fingerboard Material Rosewood Fingerboard Radius 12" Number Of Frets 20 Frets Standard Nut Material Bone Nut Width 1.72" / 43.81mm Inlays Mother-of-pearl dots Joint Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body Hardware Finish Nickel Tuner Plating Nickel Bridge Traditional belly up Saddle Material Bone Tuning Machines Grover Strap Cream Button Pickguard 50's, Tortoise Truss Rod Cover Black Bridge Pins Tusq Electronics Under Saddle Pickup LR Baggs VTC Controls Volume and Tone Controls Miscellaneous Strings Gauge 0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012 Case Hardshell Case Accessories Includes Gibson Accessory Kit