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Gibson Les Paul Junior 1957 Murphy Lab Heavy Aging TV Yellow
This is a Murphy Lab Heavy Aged ''mint'' condition tone machine with 110% vintage mojo. Take a look at the detailed pictures, the aging is pure art and the tone it produces is exactly the sound you want in a Junior. Gibson Custom Shop's new Murphy Lab has one purpose: to take expert aging artist Tom Murphy's proprietary techniques to the next level. Here, Tom and his personally trained team of artists use cutting-edge technology and Tom's own processes, developed over years of careful testing, to produce perfect replicas of golden-age Gibsons, each dressed with Tom's brand of authentic, hand-applied playwear, and scientifically reverse-engineered nitrocellulose lacquer, identical to that which the brand used in the 1950s and 1960s. Each Murphy Lab model corresponds to one of four distinct aging levels and features extra-rolled fingerboard binding for a broken-in feel and true-to-life look.
In guitar lingo, being "ruined" is when you play something so good, there's no going back to what you once had. No Gibson guitar has evoked this expression more than the Les Paul™ Junior. In the 1950s it was sold as a student/budget model -- as simple as a set-neck electric guitar could be. But after a while, the humble Les Paul Junior caught the ear of professional guitarists who appreciated its sonic purity and minimalist components. Gibson Custom Shop has proudly kept the recipe the same for this Historic Reissue. From the solid mahogany and hide glue construction to the vintage-style wiring, the classic Les Paul Junior is back...and ready to "ruin" you. The Murphy Lab Heavy Aged finish treatment gives it the unique character, vibe, and feel of an original example from the Gibson Golden Era.
Body Shape: Les Paul
Body: 1-Piece Solid Mahogany
Weight Relief: None
Neck: Solid Mahogany
Profile: Chunky C-Shape
Nut width: 1.687" / 42.85mm
Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
Scale length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
Number of frets: 22
Inlay: Pearloid Dot
Tuners: Kluson Strip with White Buttons
Plating: Nickel; Murphy Lab Light Aged
Bridge pickup: Custom Dogear P-90
Controls: 1 Volume, 1 Tone, CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-inOil Capacitor
RJV Guitars , Netherlands
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