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The Epiphone Les Paul Special is available at Guitar Center. Based on the original Gibson classic, it features solid mahogany construction, a mahogany neck with a bound, Indian laurel fretboard, a new headstock design and a pair of soap bar Pro P-90 single-coil pickups. This single-cutaway solidbody is perfect for players who want classic design and powerful, vintage tones at prices made for the working musician.
Mahogany body with gloss finish
Mahogany neck with a ’50’s vintage profile, Indian laurel fretboard
Dual soap bar Pro P-90 pickups with dual volume and tone pots
Nickel-plated Lightning Bar wraparound bridge, Vintage Deluxe tuners with ivory buttons
Mahogany has been the standard wood for the Les Paul Special since 1955. As a tonewood, it has a strong midrange, which makes it an ideal platform for P-90s.
The Special has a set mahogany neck with a vintage ’50’s profile; the Indian laurel fretboard has 12" radius—a familiar feel for fans of classic Gibson electrics. The updated headstock bears a closer resemblance to the Gibson design.
This Les Paul Special has 2 soap bar Pro P-90 single-coils, made to match Gibson’s original specifications. This includes Elektrisola magnet wire, sand cast Alnico V magnets and tin-plated brass base plates. Voiced for rhythm and lead, they provide a wealth of vintage tones that work equally well in a modern context. The dual volume and tone controls use CTS pots for a smooth and accurate response.
The bridge on the Les Paul Special is a Lightning Bar wraparound with compensated saddles. Once modern concession: it's designed for an unwound G-string, unlike original models. Epiphone Deluxe Vintage tuners with Ivory buttons complete the classic look of the Special.
Other high-quality specifications include a 5-ply pickguard, a Graph Tech nut, cream single-ply binding on the fretboard and a Modern Epiphone logo inlayed with mother of pearl on the headstock.
Our on-line store is open 24/7 and we ship Monday through Friday, excluding some holidays. Orders received for products without shipping restrictions on its product page will ship the same business day when received before 12:00 p.m. PST.
Tweed Hut Music was established in 2002 in Suisun, CA. Since then we have grown leaps and bounds, moved operations to our beautiful location in Vacaville, CA, and become Northern California's premier music store. Tweed Hut sells the best quality instruments and accessories from only the top manufacturers.
With our years of experience in the industry and well-trained staff, we exceed expecatations for customer service and guarantee your satisfaction! Visit us today at 359 Merchant St, Vacaville, CA, USA!