The Gibson ES-235 Gloss, seen here in a great looking and timeless Vintage Sunburst, is a new guitar design inspired by some of Gibson’s best guitars.
Something Old, Something New
Taking elements from iconic Gibson guitars such as the Les Paul and ES-125, the Gibson ES-235 is a new guitar coming out of Memphis, Tennessee.
A semi-hollow body guitar fitted with Gibson’s awesome Burstbucker Pro pickups, the ES-235 Gloss handles any genre with style and finesse.
Gibson ES-235 Gloss Vintage Sunburst Key Features:
- 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple Body
- Single Piece Maple Neck with Rounded “C” Profile
- Rosewood Fretboard
- ABR-1 Bridge with Plated Brass Saddles
- Burstbucker Pro Pickups
- Memphis Tone Circuit Plus
- Hand-Wired with 500K Potentiometers and Ceramic Capacitors
- Includes Soft Case
Expert Level Crafting
The body of the Gibson ES-235 Gloss is made from a 3-ply Maple/Poplar/Maple combination supported by Spruce bracing, giving you beautifully resonant tone.
At the core of the Gibson ES-235 is a Maple centre block which increases sustain, allowing this semi-acoustic guitar to tackle any genre.
Attached to the body is a one-piece Maple neck with a highly playable, highly comfortable rounded “C” shape.
The neck holds a traditional Rosewood fretboard which in turn carries 22 frets and pearloid dot inlays for that classic appearance.
Versatile Electronics and High Quality Hardware
Giving the Gibson ES-235 Gloss its powerful and versatile voice is a set of Burstbucker Pro humbuckers.
A Burstbucker Pro Rhythm pickup can be found in the neck position, backed up by a Burstbucker Pro Lead pickup in the bridge position.
Each pickup has is its own dedicated volume and tone knobs allowing you to get the sound just right.
Furthermore, the Gibson ES-235 Gloss benefits from the Memphis Tone Circuit Plus which retains the full body and character of your tone, even when you dial the volume right down.
The electronics are hand wired and feature 500K potentiometers and ceramic capacitors ensuring you get the most out of your tone.
Fitted to the body is an ABR-1 bride with plated brass saddles, giving you improved sustain, secure tuning and precise intonation.
Up on the headstock, you’ll find six tuners providing secure and precise tuning while their white oval buttons deliver the timeless Gibson guitars aesthetic.
An Instant Classic
While the Gibson ES-235 Gloss borrows elements from iconic Gibson guitars, this new semi-acoustic stands out in its own right and is a definite instant classic.
Buy the Gibson ES-235 Gloss from Professional Music Technology for a new guitar design that boasts classic elements while pioneering new levels of performance.
Gibson ES-235 Gloss Vintage Sunburst Specs:
- Shape: ES
- Material: 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
- Back: 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
- Top: 3-Ply Maple/Poplar/Maple
- Binding: Single-Ply Tan
- Neck: Single Piece Maple
- Profile: Rounded “C”
- Nut Width: 1.687”/42.84mm
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Scale Length: 24.75”/628.65mm
- Number of Frets: 22
- Nut: Bone
- Inlay: Pearloid Dots
- Bridge: ABR-1 with Plated Brass Saddles
- Tailpiece: Die-Cast Zinc Stopbar
- Knobs: Black Top Hats with Silver Reflectors
- Tuners: White Oval Button
- Plating: Nickel
- Neck Pickup: Burstbucker Pro Rhythm
- Bridge Pickup: Burstbucker Pro Lead
- Controls: Memphis Tone Circuit: 2 Volumes, 2 Tones, 1 Toggle Switch, Hand-Wired with 500K Potentiometers and Ceramic Capacitors
|Case Included||gig bag|
|Pickup Config||2 x humbucker|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||es style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||maple / poplar body|
August 30, 2018Read Article
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