It’s a very clean factory look. I love it and was just looking for some kind of answer of finding out why it was different. It’s been my main guitar since I bought it September of 07’ I even wore the gold finish off the bridge from playing it so much lmao. Boy if that guitar could talk it’d...
I’ve seen some people saying a lot of the USA guys went over to China after Gibson opened the QingDao China factory in 2004. Mine was built in June of 06.
Maybe one of the USA guys was having some fun showing the New workers how to finish guitars♂️
I sent a email to customer service @ Gibson.
I included pictures of the receipt, sales tag, & multiple pictures of the guitar.
they said it is a Heritage Cherry finish that has been “refinished”
It was a non reply email but Ive never had it refinished. The guitar was not advertised at guitar...
I did some research on my serial number.
It was built June 2006 in QingDao China.
that burst is similar but not quite exact, plus if it was a bourbon burst why would all my paperwork say it’s heritage cherry? Did they even produce a bourbon burst custom in 2006?
This salesman from guitar center told me years after my purchase my 07 Epiphone les Paul custom was rare. It was advertised as a heritage cherry burst(which it’s not) it’s basically a 68 reissue tri burst. The salesman then said epiphone doesn’t even make a tri burst guitar. He sore I had a...