Please help id this gibson les paul

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  1. Reda sadeq 1988

    Reda sadeq 1988 Junior Member

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    received_1596857183696627.jpeg received_1596857197029959.jpeg received_1596857170363295.jpeg received_1596857170363295.jpeg received_1596857107029968.jpeg Hi everyone. A friend of mine proposed to sell me this gibson (see the pictures). At the moment i have seen this guitar only in pictures. He told me that there is no serial number on the back. I will upload more pictures when i will see it and play it. Please tell me your first impressions based on this pictures. Thank you and sorry for my english as i am from france.
     
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  2. chasenblues

    chasenblues Senior Member

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    Ce n'est pas une Gibson. Ne gaspillez pas votre argent.
     
  3. Reda sadeq 1988

    Reda sadeq 1988 Junior Member

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    Merci pour votre reponse. Pouvez mexpliquer brievement les details qui font que ce nest pas une gibson ? Merci beaucoup
     
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    chasenblues Senior Member

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    Le français n'est pas ma langue, j'ai utilisé une application de traduction. Mais je vais essayer

    Ce...Mauvais faux.

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  5. Thumpalumpacus

    Thumpalumpacus Senior Member

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    Not a Gibson, that's for sure.

    Cutaway looks Agile?
     
  6. Reda sadeq 1988

    Reda sadeq 1988 Junior Member

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    Chasenblues feel free to write in english i can understand. Thank you sir
     
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    chasenblues Senior Member

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    Sorry..Yeah that's a bad fake.
     
  8. Reda sadeq 1988

    Reda sadeq 1988 Junior Member

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    Well noted. I wouldnt have known by my self. Thank you
     
  9. Thumpalumpacus

    Thumpalumpacus Senior Member

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    Metric bridge-posts, wrong body shape, poorly-placed knobs, wrong inlays (Gibson never used trapezoids pointed in that direction), never used that headstock, three-screw TRC.
     
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  10. Bobby Mahogany

    Bobby Mahogany Senior Member

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    C'est une guitare qui porte le nom Gibson mais qui n'en possède que peu de caractéristiques.
    En plus, c'est une des plus mauvaise fausses Gibson qui m'ait été donné de voir!
    N'achetez pas cette guitare!
    :D
     
  11. bossaddict

    bossaddict @david.beason on IG Premium Member

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    As others have said, there's very little about that guitar that looks like a Gibson Les Paul.

    Welcome to the forum, BTW!
     
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  12. JesseXGibson

    JesseXGibson Senior Member

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    Je pense que c’est pas vrai.
     
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    bungle Premium Member

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    Wow..
     
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    Greco Senior Member

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    Merde.
     
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    Chakalawaka Senior Member

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    Ah oui te laisses pas avoir, c'est une très, très mauvaise copie!
    à combien il voulait te la vendre? Ça vaut pas plus de 50 euros sont truc haha
     
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    RayTorvalds Senior Member

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    The headstock alone :rofl:

    Really bad fake for sure.
     
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    "C'est de la merde en boîte" - Montesquieu, 1738
     
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    That made me laugh...thanks
     
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