NGD ! SG Standard

Discussion in 'Other Gibsons' started by Have FUN, Jan 24, 2017.

  1. Have FUN

    Have FUN Senior Member

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    I was looking for a '61 RI SG and I bought this SG Std. Very nice and very resonant guitar, it sounds fantastic :cheers2:
    Yes it is a 2015.

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  2. Tanqueray

    Tanqueray Senior Member

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    Very nice! HNSGD!
     
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    lunchbox Senior Member

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    Is that a trans black finish? Looks really nice. That's the finish I wanted, but I like the batwing pickguard and didn't find one in that color. So I bought a new cherry a few months back. I love mine too.
     
  4. Have FUN

    Have FUN Senior Member

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    Yes, the finish is called trans black.

    I will upgrade the bridge, hate the big Nashville .

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    Donal ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Premium Member

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    Really nice :thumb:

    Congrats and HNGD :applause:
     
  6. Have FUN

    Have FUN Senior Member

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    Yes,

    I found a very cool nut from Graph Tech, more traditional too .


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    Norlight Senior Member

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    Beauty! Congrats!
     
  8. musicmaniac

    musicmaniac Senior Member

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    Nice congrats!
     
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    Dirtyclinic Senior Member

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    That is sweet
     
  10. Nick-O

    Nick-O Senior Member

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    Thats a great looking SG. Staying with the stock pickups?
     
  11. Have FUN

    Have FUN Senior Member

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    I love the 490 / 498 set , the Classic '57 set is very good too.
     
  12. Tanqueray

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    Not a huge fan of the headstock decal, but I love the color on that model. How's the neck on it? I heard the 2015s had a totally new neck profile going on for them.
     
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    Neck profile is like a 60's slim taper and the fretboard is wider at the nut side. Very comfortable and easy profile.
     
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    Have FUN Senior Member

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    I bought a set of KLUSON Revolution machine heads , ratio is 1 : 19.

    Modern technology in vintage style tuners.


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    guidothepimmp Senior Member

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    Stunning, and nice upgrades too
     
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    Thanks for posting the Kluson tuners. I hadn't seen those before.
     
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    Have FUN Senior Member

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    @ P-90GoldTop , KLUSON Revolution tuners installed, they look very cool :


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    Philadelphia luthier knobs, Historic switch tip, Switchcraft nut with coarse knurling


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    Very cool!
     
  20. Travis19

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    Lookin' good. Great work, have fun with it!
     

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