Sold 2001 Gibson 57 Gold Top historic reissue R7 w/ Throback pickups

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  1. nl128

    nl128 Silver Supporting Member

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    2001 gibson R7

    Player grade guitar, No cracks or breaks.

    Neck size is .900 at first fret with smaller shoulders. Closer to and R9 profile than normal R7

    * Custom wound Throbak's (also naturally aged)
    * 8.4k neck (long bar unoriented A5 magnet)
    * 8.0k (long bar A5)
    * 9 lbs on the dot
    * Dark rosewood fretboard
    * Vitamin Q paper-in-oil caps
    * Re-fretted with bigger frets
    * Naturally ambered binding
    * Real finish checking, slight greening on arm area
    * Real fine checking on neck behind frets 1-3 and near heel
    * Some small dings on back - most not through finish, some through finish near jack
    * Aftermarket near-mint, black case
    *including the original tuner bushings

    $2200 OBO shipped (plus 3% for regular paypal)

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    Last edited: Apr 19, 2016
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  2. Da Geezer

    Da Geezer Supporting Member

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    Someone please buy this before I do!!! :eeks

    Is that an "earvana" nut?
     
  3. nl128

    nl128 Silver Supporting Member

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    I believe it may be, it was on there when I bought it.

    The factory nut slot hasn't been modified.
     
  4. Maven

    Maven Supporting Member

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    Killer Les Paul for the $$$
     
  5. Caretaker

    Caretaker Silver Supporting Member

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    This will be gone tonight I`m sure.
     
  6. gkelm

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    Oh so tempting
     
  7. nl128

    nl128 Silver Supporting Member

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    Offers anyone ?
     
  8. Da Geezer

    Da Geezer Supporting Member

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    Thank goodness! (Wipes sweat from brow)

    Congrats to both seller and buyer
     

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