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Gibson J-45 Custom 2017 VS Vintage Sunburst

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Originally introduced as a competitor to Martin's D-models during the Second World War, the J-45 soon became a box-office hi...  All product info

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Gibsons Round Shoulder Dreadnought with solid Sitka spruce top and L.R. Baggs Element VTC pickup system

Originally introduced as a competitor to Martin's D-models during the Second World War, the J-45 soon became a box-office hit due to its concept of good sound and excellent playability. Guitar The Gibson Montana Facility is still building the Round Shoulder classic according to a proven design recipe with a number of successful variations. With a massive ceiling of Sitka Fichte In combination with solid rosewood, the J-45 Custom forms a treble rich sound with tight rosewood basses and a tidy midrange spectrum. Last but not least comes the Round Shoulder Dreadnought including Hardshell Case and Gibson Acoustic Owner's Manual .

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The Custom Gibson J-45 is the proven sound combination of a spruce top and a rosewood body.

Tight basses, brilliant trebles

Gibson's J-45 Custom 2017 Vintage Sunburst is distinguished by its combination of solid Sitka Fichte and solid rosewood and is aimed at flat pickers, strummers and songwriters. With a large dynamic range, crisp attack in the highs and a solid bass foundation, Gibson's J-45 Custom pleasantly fills the frequency band, but also allows vocal mid-voices such as vocals or other melody instruments in the ensemble.

Gibson J-45 Custom 2017 Vintage Sunburst Case

The enclosed Acoustic Owner's of Manual the J-45 Custom .

Perform Anywhere: L.R. Baggs VTC Element

For easy amplification and recording in Plug and Play style Gibson Montana offers the Premium pickup system from Montana L.R. Baggs . The cartridge and preamplifier not only System offers easy and flexible use on almost every common Mixer , Recorder , Interface or amplifier at any time, but also offers an amazingly organic sound. To get the pure acoustic sound of the J-45 Custom , there are no Gibson unnecessary cuts around the sides and the control panel for volume and tone control is placed in the sound hole of the Round shoulder Dreadnought .

Overview of the Gibson J-45 Custom 2017 Vintage Sunburst :

  • Legendary Round Shoulder Dreadnought
  • Massive Sitka spruce top
  • Solid rosewood body
  • Graph Tech TUSQ Saddle and bridge insert
  • Grover Gold mechanics
  • Gibson Hardshell included Case


  • Manufacturer: Gibson
  • Series: Core Models
  • Design: Round Shoulder
  • Cutaway: No
  • Top: Sitka Fichte
  • Solid Top: Yes
  • Finish Top: High-Gloss
  • Bracing: Scalloped X
  • Back & Sides: Rosewood
  • Solid back & sides: Yes
  • Finish Back & Sides: High-Gloss
  • Binding: Herringbone
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck Profile: Slim Taper
  • Fretboard: Richlite
  • Inlays: Abalone Lucky Charm
  • Number of Frets: 20
  • Nut type: Graph Tech TUSQ
  • Nut width in mm: 43.8
  • Scale in mm: 628
  • Bridge: Belly Up, Rosewood
  • Bridge Inlay: Graph Tech TUSQ, compensated
  • Tuners: Grover Rotomatic
  • Hardware: Gold
  • Number of Strings: 6
  • Manufacturer pickups: L.R. Baggs
  • Pickup System: Element VTC
  • Rosette: Double Ring
  • Pickguard: Firestripe
  • Bridge Pins: Plastic, white
  • Weight (kg): 3
  • Colour: Vintage Sunburst
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Case included: Yes
  • Gigbag included: No
  • Certificate: No
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