FS or Trade: 1953 Gibson Les Paul goldtop conversion 1953 to 1957 JAMCITY JIM WEYANDT vintage

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1953 -1957 Les Paul Goldtop conversion by Jam City (Jim Weyandt)
  • original 1953 Gibson Les Paul Goldtop S/N 3 07xx
  • 8lbs 13oz (perfect weight)
  • post PAF pickups (pre T-Top) with original covers (fantastic examples)

The following was completed by Jim:
  • steam out neck, change neck angle to a correct 4 degree
  • replace fingerboard and binding
  • glue the neck in with hot hide glue
  • refret with 6100 frets
  • finish by Historic Makeovers using nitrocellulous lacquer.

Original parts:
  • back plates
  • switch & harness
  • input jack,
  • truss rod cove
  • strap buttons
  • inlays
  • body binding
  • photos of the original owner

Repro Parts:
  • 50’s style Royalite body binding on neck
  • Callaham bridge with 2” brass studs
  • Retrospect 1” tailpiece inserts and 1-1/2” studs
  • pickguard, pickup rings, switch ring, bone nut
  • new pots
  • Featherweight Tailpiece
Vintage Parts:
  • headstock has the original finish
  • Correct .022 Bumble Tone Caps
  • Gibson Top Hat Knobs
  • original 4 latch case


$27,000
Will consider trades for vintage Strats or ???


http://s967.photobucket.com/user/boogieongtr/library/2017

https://www.gbase.com/gear/gibson-53-57-les-paul-goldtop-paf-conversion
 

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RAG7890

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A nice piece of History right here, what a great pic.............



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