Is Gibson a good guitar brand?

Is Gibson a good guitar brand?

By many Gibson are seen to be one of the best high-end electric guitar brands this is largely due to early innovation. The company was originally founded in 1902. They literally invented archtop guitars and produced the first hollow body electric guitars.

What does the “SG” in Gibson SG mean?

Gibson SG. Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Gibson SG is a solid-body electric guitar model that was introduced in 1961 (as the Gibson Les Paul SG) by Gibson, and remains in production today with many variations on the initial design available. The SG Standard is Gibson’s best-selling model of all time.

What is Gibson SG Special?

Jump to navigation Jump to search. The Gibson SG Special is an electric guitar made by Gibson, that has been manufactured since 1961.

How thick is a Gibson SG?

Most SG body thicknesses range from 1 5/16″ or 33.3375 mm to 1 3/8″ or 34.925 mm. My SG is 1 3/8 ” thick but my ’98 American Std. Strat is 1.75 ” thick. Hope that helps. SGs have a body thickness of 35mm, or 1.34 inches. Here’s an info page for the Gibson 1961 Les Paul Tribute (if that’s what you were asking about.