Gibson Custom Shop 1958 Korina Flying V Reissue, Black Pickguard - Natural with Hard Shell Case

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Gibson Custom Shop 1958 Korina Flying V Reissue (Black Pickguard)

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Gibson Custom

Gibson Custom Shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship, quality, and sound excellence. Each instrument celebrates Gibson's legacy through accuracy, authenticity, and attention to detail.

The Gibson Flying V™ was way ahead of its time when it was introduced in 1958, and only 81 were shipped that year, but it has become very popular in the years since then. The classic vintage Flying V features have been carefully recreated in this Historic Reissue model. Featuring an ABR-1 bridge with a string-through korina body, Custombucker pickups, korina neck, Indian rosewood fretboard, two volume and one tone control with CTS® pots and a phone book capacitor, gold hardware, Kluson® tuners, and a 4-ply black pickguard. A historically accurate case is included, with a classic brown exterior and plush pink interior. 

The Gold VOS hardware is "aged" and purposely worn down on certain spots of VOS/light aged gold hardware.

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Detailed Specifications

Body

  • Body Shape - Flying V
  • Body Material - Korina
  • Rim Material - Rubber Strip on Bottom Rim
  • Weight Relief - None
  • Finish - Nitrocellulose Lacquer (VOS)


Neck

  • Material - Korina
  • Profile - 1958 Flying V
  • Scale Length - 24.75"
  • Fingerboard Material - 1 Piece Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
  • Fingerboard Radius - 12"
  • Number Of Frets - 22
  • Frets - Reissue
  • Nut Material - Nylon
  • Nut Width - 1.687"
  • Inlays - Pearloid Dots
  • Joint - Hide Glue Fit


Hardware

  • Finish - Aged Gold
  • Tuner Plating - Aged Gold
  • Bridge - ABR-1
  • Tailpiece - String through Body - Lacquered Brass Chevron
  • Tuning Machines - Kluson Single Ring
  • Pickguard - '58 Flying V Black 4-ply
  • Truss Rod - Authentic 1950s No-Tube
  • Truss Rod Cover - True Historic Black
  • Control Knobs - True Historic Black
  • Switch Tip - True Historic Amber
  • Jack Plate Cover - '58 Flying V Black 4-ply
  • Strap Buttons - 2 - Brass
  • Mounting Rings - True Historic Black
  • Pickup Covers - True Historic Aged Gold


Electronics

  • Neck Pickup - Custombucker
  • Bridge Pickup - Custombucker
  • Controls - 2 Volume, 1 Tone, 500K CTS Vintage Taper Potentiometers, Phone Book   Capacitor
  • Pickup Selector - 3-Way Switchcraft
  • Output Jack - 1/4" Switchcraft


Miscellaneous

  • Strings Gauge - .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Case - Historic Flying V Brown/Pink Hardshell Case
*** As always, this instrument ships fully insured with signature required. ***