Gibson Les Paul Supreme - Tonys Guitars

The Gibson Les Paul Supreme is made by Gibson to be one of the best Les Paul guitars. Its lavish to the extreme, semi hollow which you don't notice except for the weight and sustain.

Gibson Les Paul Supreme - King of Guitars

The limited edition (they are still making it but in a newer version now) Les Paul Supreme, one of Tonys guitars, features highly figured maple - the Les Paul trademark on the back as well as the top. The Supreme has a chambered mahogany body for a lighter feel. It features custom binding on top, back, fingerboard and headstock and split-block inlays on an ebony fingerboard. 

This guitar is reviewed in the reviews section of this website. Here's some info:

  • The Gibson Les Paul Supreme
  • Bought in 2009 as an investment I never did make any money on this guitar and sold it a few years ago
  • This model no longer made
  • Hollow inside and has Figured back - unique instrument
  • Technical Info: Manufactured in: Nashville, TN
  • Body: Species: Chambered mahogany body Top Species: Carved AAAA maple (translucent finishes only)Back Species: Carved AAAA maple (translucent finishes only)Center Block Species: Mahogany Binding: Seven-ply top, Three-ply back
  • Neck: Species: Mahogany Profile: Rounded Peg head Pitch: 17° Thickness at 1st fret: 0.818 in. Thickness at 12th fret: 0.963 in. Heel Length: 0.625 in. Neck Joint Location: 16th fret Headstock Inlay: Abalone globe with Pearloid 'Supreme' banner Headstock Binding: Five-ply
  • Fingerboard: Species: Ebony Scale length: 24 3/4" Total Length: 18.831 in. Nut Width: 1 11/16 in. Width at 12th fret: 2.062 in. Frets: Gold-tinted alloy/22 Inlays: Pearl split blocks Binding: Single-ply
  • Hardware: Plating Finish: Gold Bridge: Tune-o-matic Tailpiece: Stop bar Knobs: Gold Speed Tuners: Grover Keystone
  • Electronics: Neck Pickup: 490R Alnico magnet hum bucker Bridge Pickup: 498T Alnico magnet hum bucker Controls: Two volume, two tone, three-way switch
  • Case: Exterior: Black Reptile Pattern Hard shell Interior: Black Crushed Velvet with Black Shroud Silkscreen: Silver 'Gibson USA' logo



Click for a larger view

© A B Mckenzie 1997-2021. All Rights Reserved