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Les Paul CM 2016 T
All You Need to Make Powerful Music
$699
Lean and ready for action–this is the essential Les Paul, with everything you want and nothing you don't need. This guitar delivers classic Gibson tone and hand-made USA craftsmanship in a guitar that re-defines cool.
Body
Top
Back
Top
Wood Species: Plain Maple
Pieces: 2
Grade: C
Binding: None
 
Back
Wood Species: Mahogany
Pieces: Multi
Density: High
Binding: None
Weight
Weight Relief: None
Average Weight (body only): 4 lbs. 14.7 oz
 
Materials Used
Glue: Franklin Titebond 50
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Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Body Contour
Carve: Slight
Neck
Neck
Wood Species: Maple
Pieces: 1
 
Details
Truss Rod: Les Paul
Profile: Rounded
Thickness at Fret 1: 0.818"
Thickness at Fret 12: 0.963"
Other Materials:
Average Weight: 1.4 lbs
 
Peg Head
Type: SP1-B
Inlay: Blank
Peg Head Binding: None
Silkscreen: Gold "Gibson", "Les Paul Model"
Headstock Angle: 17 degrees
Tonal, Resonant, and/or Technical Effect:
 
Neck Fit
Joint Angle: 4.25 degrees
Joint Angle Tolerance: 0 deg 0 min 15 sec
Type: Mortise and Tenon
Adhesive: Franklin Titebond 50
Gauges Used: Pitch Height Gauge, Alignment Gauge
Nut
Style: Nut
Material: TekToid
Width: 1.695"
Slots: E: 0.046"
A: 0.036"
D: 0.028"
G: 0.016"
B: 0.011"

e: 0.009"
 
Fingerboard
Wood Species: Rosewood
Pieces: 1
Shade: Light
 
Fingerboard Details
Radius: 30.48 cm / 12 "
Frets: 22
Nut/End of Board: 4.3053cm / 1.695" @ nut, 5.7404cm / 2.260" @ end of board
Scale: 62.865cm / 24.75"
Binding: None
Side Dots (Color): White
 
Fingerboard Inlays
Style: Dot
Material: Acrylic
Dimensions: 0.63246cm / 0.249"
Average Weight:
Finishes
Satin Ebony
Color Code: SE
Surface Texture: Satin
Filler: None
Sealer: 1-1.5 mils
Top: Satin Ebony
Top Coat: Satin
Scraped: Fingerboard Sides and Nut
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Electronics
Pickups Rhythm Lead
Style: 61 Zebra
Winds/Coil: Screw side/Slug side: 5000/5261
Material of Wire (gauge): Enamel (42)
Coil Dimensions (per coil): 6.6294 cm x 1.7272 mm / 2.61" x 0.68"
Coil Material: ABS black and cream
Coil Winding Process: Machine Wound
Pole Piece Material: Nickel plated steel
Pole Piece Position from Nut: 59.52998 cm / 23.437 inches
Slug Material: Nickel plated steel
Slug Dimensions (diameter x length): 4.7498 mm x 1.24206 cm / 0.187 x 0.489"
Magnet Material: Alnico V
Magnet Position from Nut: 58.7375cm / 23.125 "
Magnet Dimensions:
Polarities:
Cover: None
Qfactor: 5.51
ResistanceDC: 7752 Ohms
Resonant Frequency: 2793.01 Hz
Tonal & Resonant Advancements:
Control Pocket Assembly Lead Volume
Type: 500K Non-Linear
Peak Voltage: 500V
Range: 0-500K
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100K ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms
 
  Lead Tone
Type: 500K Non-Linear
Peak Voltage: 500V
Range: 0-500K
Power Rating: 1/4 watt above 100K ohms
Resistance Tolerance: +/- 20%
Minimum Resistance: 200 ohms
 
Capacitors: Lead Value
  .022uF
Hardware
Tuning Keys
Style: Grover Green Key
Material: Zamak
Weight: 1.0 oz
 
Tuning Keys Details
Tuning Ratio: 14:01
Gear Type: worm
What is allowable turn: +/- 4 degrees
Plating specs: Chrome
Part numbers: 430-14139, 430-14140
 
String Dimensions
E: 1.1684mm / 0.046"
A: 0.9144 mm / 0.036"
D: 0.6604 mm / 0.026"
G: 0.4064mm / 0.016"
B: 0.2794mm / 0.011"
e: 0.2286mm / 0.009"
 
Bridge
Style: Satin Nickel Lightning Bar
Material: Nickel
Plating Specs: Satin Nickel
Part number: 430-10415SN
Weight: 3.0 oz
 
Tailpiece
Style: None
Compensated:
Material:
Plating Specs:
Part number:
Weight:
 
Output Jack
Style: 1/4" mono
 
Jack Plate
Style: Les Paul Square
Material: Black Plastic
Part Number: 430-12875
Weight: 6.0g / 0.21oz.
 
Strap Buttons
Material: Aluminum
Plating Specs: None
Part numbers: 430-19160 / 430-19160E
Weight: 4.0g / 0.14oz.
Plastics
Pick Guard
Style: None
Part Number:
 
Truss Rod Cover
Style: Black Bell "CM"
Part Number: 430-12525
 
Knobs
Style: Black Top Hats
Part Number: 430-19669
 
Dial Pointers
Yes/No: No
Control Plate(s) (Backplate Cover)
Style: Black Les Paul
Part Number: 380-12209
 
Control Plate(s) (SwitchPlate Cover)
Style: None
Part Number:
 
Switch Washer
Style: None
Part Number:
 
Trim Rings
Style: High Black Humbucker
Part Number: 440-13851
Accessories
Case
Style: Gig Bag
Color: Black
 
Strap Locks: None
Tools: Truss Rod Wrench
2.5mm Hex adjustment wrench, polishing cloth
 
Manual: Yes
COA/Other: