• 809 NEPEAN HIGHWAY, BRIGHTON EAST
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809 NEPEAN HIGHWAY, BRIGHTON EAST

  • Mon - Fri: 10:00 to 5:30
  • Sat: 10:00 to 5:00

Gibson J-45 Vintage Dreadnought Acoustic

Gibson J-45 Vintage Dreadnought Acoustic

The J-45 with legendary vintage acoustic sound and features. The 2017 J-45 Vintage, this model stays true to the original in every way, including the same round-shoulder dreadnought body design, an enhanced top made from Thermally Aged Adirondack red spruce, custom vintage hide glue top bracing, and back and sides constructed from genuine mahogany.The 2017 J-45 Vintage, this model stays true to the original in every way, including the same round-shoulder dreadnought body design, an enhanced top made from Thermally Aged Adirondack red spruce, custom vintage hide glue top bracing, and back and sides constructed from genuine mahogany.

  • Thermally Aged Top: This allows us to replicate the aging process on the cellular level for that legendary Gibson Acoustic vintage sound and appearance.
  • Tuners: Period correct style tuners for added authenticity
  • Improved Feel: Fingerboard edge is softened to comfortable fit the contour of the player's hand
  • Enhanced Finish: Finer grit sandpaper and polishing compounds for smooth VOS finish
  • Premium Setup: Utilizing state-of-the-art German engineered Plek technology to create the finest playing surface possible. Hand finished for the world's finest feel and playability. 
  • Smoother hand rubbed and oiled fingerboard and bridges: New penetrating and finishing oil last longer and maximizes woods and natural vibrancy.
  • Nut and Saddle: A hand shaped bone nut and saddle offer original detailing
  • Traditional Build Techniques: The Thermally Aged Adirondack red spruce top is built using hot hide glue to connect the top braces. 
  • VOS Finish: The hand sprayed nitrocellulose lacquer is hand rubbed to create a vintage inspired VOS finish. 
Top:   Thermally Cured Adirondack Red Spruce
Back & Sides:  Solid Mahogany
Neck:  Mahogany, Slim Taper Profile
Nut:   Bone, 1.725" Width
Fingerboard:   Rosewood, 12" Radius
Finish:   Vintage Sunburst, Smooth/ Hi Gloss 90 Sheen Lacquer
Tuning Keys:   Vintage Nickel Tuners
Bridge:   Rosewood Belly Up Traditional w/ Bone Saddle
Pickup:   N/A
Pickguard:  Tortoise Teardrop
Case:  Gibson Hardshell