Description

Gibson Murphy Lab ’59 ES-335 Ultra Light Aged in Ebony

This guitar is in stock and ready to purchase – $6,499 – Call to order!

This Murphy Lab ES-335 is the real deal. The engineers over at Gibson have devoted a year (and more I’m sure) to studying real examples to create the best spec’d, looking, and sounding reissue they can. This guitar has a 3-ply maple/poplar/maple body with a solid maple centerblock, authentic ’59 medium “C” profile mahogany neck with a 12″ radius Indian rosewood fingerboard w/ medium jumbo frets, and has CustomBucker Alnico 3 pickups as well.

Weight 8lbs 1oz

Specs:

Body

Body Shape
ES-335
Body Material
3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
Centerblock
Solid Maple
Weight Relief
None
Finish
Nitrocellulose Lacquer; Murphy Lab Ultra Light Aged

Neck

Material
Solid Mahogany
Profile
Authentic ’59 Medium C-Shape
Scale Length
24.75″ / 628.65mm
Fingerboard Material
Indian Rosewood, Hide Glue Fit
Fingerboard Radius
12″
Number Of Frets
22
Frets
Authentic Medium-Jumbo
Nut Material
Nylon
Nut Width
1.69″ / 42.85mm
Inlays
Pearloid Dot
Joint
Long Tenon, Hide Glue Fit

Hardware

Finish
Nickel; Murphy Lab Light Aged
Tuner Plating
Nickel
Bridge
ABR-1
Saddle Material
Nickel-plated Brass
Tailpiece
Lightweight Aluminum Stop Bar
Tuning Machines
Kluson Single Line, Single Ring
Pickguard
Black 5-Ply Wide Bevel
TrussRod
Authentic 1950s No-Tube
Truss Rod Cover
Authentic Stepped 2-Ply
Control Knobs
Black Butyrate Top Hats with Dial Pointers
Switch Tip
Amber Catalin
Mounting Rings
Black M69 Medium & Tall
Pickup Covers
Authentic Profile Nickel Silver

Electronics

Neck Pickup
Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
Bridge Pickup
Custombucker Alnico 3 (Unpotted)
Controls
2 Volume, 2 Tone, CTS 500K Audio Taper Potentiometers, Paper-in-Oil Capacitors
Pickup Selector
3-Way Switchcraft
Output Jack
1/4″ Switchcraft

Miscellaneous

Strings Gauge
.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
Case
Brown/Pink Lifton Reissue 5-Latch
Accessories
Certificate of Authenticity