Guitar Riot is the place for all things Gibson in the Great Lakes region! We stock Custom Shop, Acoustic, and Original/Modern collection guitars.
A 1950s-inspired J-45 The new 50s J-45 Original model flaunts vintage-inspired detailing from the golden era of Gibson. Classic “Workhorse” materials include a Sitka Spruce top and Select Mahogany back and sides. The multi-ply top and single-ply back binding are subtly antiqued making each instrument look just like a seasoned Gibson acoustic. Appointed with cream button tuners, a 50s-era tortoise pick guard, and upgraded with an LR Baggs® VTC pickup for the best and most natural-sounding tone when amplified.BodyBody Shape: J-45Top: Sitka spruceBack: MahoganySide: MahoganyBracing: Traditional hand scalloped X-bracingBinding: Multi-ply top, single-ply backFinish: NitrocelluloseNeck Material: MahoganyProfile: RoundScale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mmFingerboard Material: RosewoodFingerboard Radius: 12"Number Of Frets: 20Frets: StandardNut Material: BoneNut Width: 1.72" / 43.81mmInlays: Mother-of-pearl dotsJoint: Compound Dovetail Neck-to-bodyHardware Finish: NickelTuner Plating: NickelBridge: Traditional belly upSaddle Material: BoneTuning Machines: Grover Strap Cream ButtonPickguard: 50's, TortoiseTruss Rod Cover: BlackBridge Pins: TusqElectronics Under Saddle Pickup: LR BaggsVTC Controls: Volume and Tone ControlsMiscellaneous Strings: 0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012Accessories: Includes Gibson Accessory Kit