Gibson L6 S Deluxe electric guitar
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2007-10-05)
Price : US $451.00
Up for your consideration, this Gibson L6-S Deluxe built sometime in the 70's.
I'm listing this for an eBay-challenged friend.
I tried to date it precisely, but Gibson serial numbers are wacko! This one's is 659301 which, I'm informed, should make this a '74 or '75 model.
guitar has a 1' deep, solid maple body and laminated maple neck with a rosewood fretboard. It
is VERY light in weight, especially for a Gibson. The neck's glued-in
and it strings through the body like a Fender, which adds to it's
sustain. One volume and one tone knob and a three-way PU selector switch. OK, ATTENTION please: apparently the pickups are NOT original(see Q&A below.) I took them out to look for clues, but there's nothing on them that indicates their manufacture. Also, the pick guard is off-white, though I'm told it should be black. It looks right though. Did some of these leave the factory with off-white guards? The frets have a good deal of life left, but could use
a fret dressing. I removed the backplate and the shielded cavity is
clean and the guts look original. This is a player guitar, not a
'collector's ax.' It has some minor dings and honest play-wear, a bit
of discoloration on the back of the neck behind the first couple of
frets. No biggies, and nothing that I could photograph well. I've
cleaned and tightened 'er up and after said fret-filing, she'll be
ready to rock. The guitar comes with it's o
This guitar is sold (sold on 2007-10-05)
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