Originally Posted by pavs
Really?? I have one, is ok as a copy but nowhere near a Gibson...
gibson went after a few companies that made lp copies because thay were visually exact copies..hondo was the flagship of this lawsuit.after gibson won all the other companies changed the look a bit,keeping gibson off their back..I know the body is made of plywood,and no way shape or form are thay close to gibson/epiphone lp's,,it's just this guitar was my first decent guitar and back in 1987 I had to move from K.C. to colorado and I left mine at my sisters house...well to make a long story short,my ex brother in law sold it at a a garage sale
,,so ID love to get one just like it to keep me modest and grounded,and to remember where it all started