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NGD - 1955 Les Paul Custom

Phatfrank

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Feb 5, 2015
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Bought myself a 45th birthday present a while back, but due to Covid this beauty didn’t come home until a few days back. It’s an all original 1955 Custom, one owner from new in Sweden. Has a minor neck repair, otherwise in top form. She will be getting a refret shortly, but for now I’m just enjoying her as is. Sounds amazing, and feels great. Couldn’t be happier👍.
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seafood

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Jun 11, 2003
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109
what a great looking guitar!!!!!!!!vintage black gibsons are the the coolest!!!!!!!!! wow! those early staple pickups ,really sound good........thanks!
 

rays44

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Jul 24, 2001
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If you really want to hear that alnico neck pickup in its element, turn a clean amp way up and lower the volume on the guitar. With the right volume pot the tone will morph into a beautiful Fender meets Gibson tone that becomes the definition of unique.
 
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