Well just to throw some temptation at you....
1980 Gibson Silverburst by Les Paul Signed by Les Paul | eBay
As long as we are awakening a dead thread, here's some SilverBurst love, with a tribute to maple.
- he crosses a Diezel head with a Marshall Superbass).
- Les Pauls had a Maple neck and unusual metallic paint which affected the tone
- 80's Silverbursts and his reply was not complimentary at all.
- Bill Lawrence circuit humbuckers?
- most people go for 70s or 90s and avoid the 80s like the plague.
- truss rod problems and dead frets"