Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX, Black Cherry

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  • Pair Of Explosive Gibson USA 490R/498T Humbuckers
  • Mahogany Body Topped With Beautiful Quilt Maple
  • Mahogany Neck Paired With Rosewood Fingerboard
  • Black Cherry Finish & Gold Hardware For Vintage Look
  • Includes Fitted Hard Case

Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX, Black Cherry

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The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX allows you to experience the legendary Les Paul tone at a more affordable price. The Prophecy Les Paul Series were first released in 2008 when they were designed to break new ground in 'speed, sound and technique'. The Prophecy Les Paul is crafted with a solid mahogany body, which delivers rich, full-bodied tones with plenty of resonance. The mahogany is also topped with quilt maple, for enhanced brightness and ringing sustain. as well as offering beautiful aesthetics. The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom is powered by a pair of Gibson USA Humbuckers that deliver huge, explosive tones, perfect for a variety of styles. The smooth mahogany neck is paired with a rosewood fingerboard and has a slim and ergonomic profile which helps to ensure comfortable playability and an authentic feel. Complete with a vintage Black Cherry finish over the quilt maple and classy gold hardware, the Prophecy Les Paul Plus GX provides an iconic appearance with a superb tone.

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Mahogany Body Topped With Quilt Maple

The mahogany body gives the Les Paul Prophecy Custom Plus a warm and resonant tone with great sustain, as well as plenty of depth. Mahogany delivers good levels of grind and bite, which works exceptionally well with heavier styles of music such as rock. The mahogany body also provides durability, and a tone that will mature over the years for a long lasting investment. The mahogany is topped with a quilt maple top, which extends the mahogany's tonal range with enhanced brightness and sustain as well as offering stunning aesthetics.

Mahogany Neck & Rosewood Fingerboard

The Les Paul Prophecy Custom Plus GX's neck is made from beautiful mahogany which is sturdy and provides good durability. Mahogany gives the guitar a richer focus, with warm and full undertones, and it is coupled with an equally as warm rosewood fingerboard. The rosewood brings beautiful articulation, as well as soft lows and sparkling highs.

Reliable Hardware

The Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom is equipped with a locking Tune-O-Matic bridge and StopBar tailpiece which is fully adjustable. They are locked in place, and provide superb intonation and improve sustain. There are also Grover 14:1 Tuners onboard for stability and easy tuning.

Iconic Les Paul Guitar

The Les Paul first entered the world in the early 1940s, when the legendary guitarist created the world's first solid body electric guitar that was known back then as 'The Log'. Les Pauls have been used by some of the most legendary guitarists the world has known, players like Peter Frampton, Pete Townsend, Jimmy Page and Marc Bolan to mention a few. Now most notably used by the likes of Slash and Black Label Society's Zakk Wylde and Green Day's Billy Joe Armstrong. Epiphone combines tradition, value and innovation to produce Les Paul Guitars that both look and sound unbelievably close to their Gibson counterparts, at a more affordable price. The Prophecy was first brought onto the scene in 2008, when it broke new ground in 'speed, sound and technique'.

Specifications

Body

  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Top Material: Quilt Maple
  • Series: Les Paul Prophecy
  • Construction: Set Neck
  • Finish: Black Cherry

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Radius: 14"
  • Inlays: Pearloid & Abalone Block/Triangle
  • Nut: Graphite
  • Nut Width: 1.68"

Electronics & Hardware

  • Bridge Pickup: Gibson USA 498T Humbucker
  • Neck Pickup: Gibson USA 490R Humbucker
  • Controls: Volume (Push/Pull) x2, Tone x2, 3-Way Toggle
  • Tuners: Grover 14:1
  • Strings: D'Addario 10, 13, 17, 26, 36, 46
  • Bridge: Locking Tune-O-Matic/Stopbar
  • Case Included: Hard Case