Gibson Firebird Tobacco Burst Electric Guitar

Gibson Firebird Tobacco Burst Electric Guitar

The Gibson Firebird is instantly recognisable and offers fantastic tone and playability.
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The Gibson Firebird is instantly recognisable and offers fantastic tone and playability.

Fly With The Firebird

Boasting Gibons's first neck-through-body design and sporting a reverse body and headstock, the Gibson Firebird turned heads when it was introduced in 1963.

It has since gone on to become one of Gibson's most popular and well known electric guitars.

Instantly recognisable, the Gibson Firebird is definitely an iconic Gibson guitar.

Gibson Firebird Tobacco Burst Electric Guitar Key Features:

  • Mahogany Firebird Body with Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish
  • 9-Ply Mahogany/Walnut Neck with Neck-Through-Body Design
  • 12" Radius Rosewood Fretboard
  • Firebird Alnico V Pickups
  • Includes Hard Case and Gibson Accessory Kit

Unique Design

Straight away, the reverse body shape and headstock give the Gibson Firebird a unique appearance.

The shoulder design of the body also grants easy access to the upper frets which is great for solos.

A traditional 9-ply mahogany/walnut neck is in place with neck-through-body construction providing rich, warm tone and incredible sustain.

The neck boasts a slim taper for great playability and a classic rosewood fretboard.

Alnico V Firebird Pickups

Fitted with Alnico V magnets, the Gibson Firebird's pickups deliver powerful, aggressive and punchy sound.

A toggle switch allows you to choose which pickup to use; Rhythm, Lead or both at once.

Each pickup has its own volume and tone controls so you can get the tone exactly how you want it.

High Quality Hardware

Up on the Gibson Firebird's distinctive reverse headstock, there are six Grover Mini Rotomatic tuners.

These small tuning machines provide secure and precise tuning of your strings.

An aluminium Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge, backed up by a an aluminium stop bar, provides precise intonation and improved sustain.

But That's Not All

When you buy the Gibson Firebird, it comes to you in a hard shell case and includes a Gibson accessory kit allowing you to take perfect care of your new Gibson guitar.

Buy the Gibson Firebird and enjoy the unique style and sound of this trailblazing electric guitar.

Gibson Firebird Tobacco Burst Electric Guitar Specs:


  • Body Shape: Firebird
  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer


  • Material: 9-ply Mahogany/Walnut
  • Profile: Slim Taper, Neck Through Body Construction
  • Scale Length: 24.75" / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Number Of Frets: 22
  • Frets: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech
  • Nut Width: 1.69" / 43.05mm
  • End of Board Width: 2.26" / 57.404mm
  • Inlays: Acrylic Trapezoid


  • Finish: Chrome
  • Bridge: Aluminium Nashville Tune-O-Matic
  • Tailpiece: Aluminium Stop Bar
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Mini Rotomatics
  • Pickguard: White 3-Ply
  • Control Knobs: Black Top Hats with Silver Reflector
  • Switch Tip: Cream


  • Neck Pickup: Firebird Alnico V, Rhythm
  • Bridge Pickup: Firebird Alnico V, Lead
  • Controls: 2 Volumes, 2 Tones & Toggle Switch


  • Strings: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Case: Hard Shell Case
  • Accessories: Includes Gibson Accessory Kit
More Information
Manufacturer Gibson
SKU 308402
Shipping Weight (kg) 7.000000
Case Included hard case
Colour sunburst
Series Gibson Original Collection
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut Width 1.69"
Neck Wood 9-ply Mahogany/Walnut
Pickup Config 2 x humbucker
Number Of Strings 6 string
Right / Left-Handed right handed
Fingerboard rosewood fingerboard
Guitar Style firebird style
Body Size full size
Body Material mahogany body


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