what are some of the other fingerboard materials used on Gibsons in the last 10 years or so?

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I am wondering what other woods have been used on fb for the many incarnations of Les Pauls and other Gibsons. Obviously rosewood and ebony are probably the most common. I have seen Richlite and Granadillo used. I also remember seeing roasted maple boards being used on a few items. Any others? I don't recall ever seeing one with Wenge, which I personally love but it can by tricky to work with.
 

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I think you covered it there.

They also had some with unroasted maple boards in the 70s, but I haven't seen that recently.

Wonder what I missed...?
 

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Looking on Gibson's web site you have covered them all...
 

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Not a different material but 2012 brought us the sandwich boards.
 

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Indian Laurel on some newer epiphones...
 

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I think they used 'Donottouchium' on the Firebird-X.
 

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reach to do a google search

what do you mean by untouchable
it falls apart just by touching it
or is it uncomfortable?
 
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Polymer laminated on baked maple - on Brendon Small Snow Falcon Flying V


 

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Gibson Custom Shop has also used Brazilian Rosewood and Bolivian Rosewood.
 


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