Gibson 335 Blonde 2009 Maple Quilted Special

£3,225.00

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The legendary Ted McCarty, President of Gibson during the era, felt the ES-335 was right behind the Les Paul solidbody as his most important body design.

“I came up with the idea of putting a solid block of maple in an acoustic model… it would get some of the same tone as a regular solidbody, plus the instrument’s hollow wings would vibrate and we’d get a combination of an electric solidbody and a hollowbody guitar.” –Ted McCarty in an interview with Gil Hembree

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Summary

Body: Semi-hollow flamed maple

Neck: Mahogany neck with a medium-round profile, 1 11/16” wide nut, rosewood fretboard, 12” radius, and dot inlays

Pickups/Hardware: Grover tuners, two humbuckers (Rated at 7.2kOhms each), three-way pickup selector switch, independent volume and tone controls

Cosmetic Condition: This guitar is like new, the flamed maple looks lovely. Overall the neck and headstock are both very clean and glossy. This Custom Shop ES-335 has been well cared for and is looking gorgeous!

Playability: The strings are nice and low, play well, and ring out clearly across the board with no buzzing or fretting out.

Modifications/Repairs: None

Weight: 8lbs 12oz

Case: Orignal hardshell

 

Product Specs

Condition: Excellent as new (Used)
Brand: Gibson
Model: ES-335
Finish: Blonde Quilted Maple
Categories: Semi Hollow
Year: 2009
Made In: United States