Compact Size, Full Sound, Limited Release
The 2018 Gibson ES-339 is a modern classic designed for those seeking the tone and look of an ES-335, but desire a slightly smaller, lighter instrument. New features include high-end components like an ABR-1 bridge with titanium saddles, a MTC Plus hand-wired control assembly, MHS humbucking pickups, and Grover "Milk Bottle" Rotomatic tuners. The Gibson ES-339 showcases exciting new limited release finishes including Antique Blues Burst, Antique Walnut, and Olive Drab Green VOS.
Wood Species: 3-ply Maple/Poplar/Maple w/ Maple Centerblock
Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer (Drab Green uses VOS) w/ Single-Ply Cream Binding
Material: Quarter Sawn Mahogany
Neck Profile: Rounded "C", Rolled Binding
Scale Length: 24.75"
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Number of Frets: 22
Frets: Medium Jumbo - 18% Nickel Silver
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1.687"
End of Board Width: 2.241"
Inlays: Pearloid Small Block
Truss Rod: Engraved F Hole
Bridge: ABR-1 with Titanium saddles
Tailpiece: Die-cast Zinc with Locking Studs
Tuning Machines: Grover 'Milk Bottle' Rotomatics
Pick Guard: 5-ply Black (B/W/B/W/B)
Control Knobs: Black Top Hats with Silver Inserts (BZ, OD), Black Witch Hats with Silver Inserts (WA)
Switch Tip: Cream
Switch Washer: None
Neck Pickup: MHS Humbucker Rhythm
Bridge Pickup: MHS Humbucker Lead
Controls: MTC Plus : 2 volumes, 2 tones, 1 toggle switch, hand-wired with orangde drop capacitors