The J-45 is Gibson's best-selling acoustic of all time. Nicknamed "The Workhorse" and first introduced in 1942, this iconic acoustic has become the cornerstone of its round-shoulder, dreadnought line. World renowned for its full, balanced expression, warm bass and excellent projection, the J-45 has been refined to carry this legacy to new heights.

Other specifications include:

  • Body Shape J-45
  • Top Sitka spruce
  • Back Mahogany
  • Side Mahogany
  • Bracing Traditional hand scalloped X-bracing
  • Binding Multi-ply top, single-ply back
  • Finish Nitrocellulose
  • Neck Material Mahogany
  • Profile Slim Taper
  • Scale Length 24.75" / 628.65mm
  • Fingerboard Material Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius 12"
  • Number Of Frets 20
  • Frets Standard
  • Nut Material Black
  • Nut Width 1.72" / 43.81mm
  • Inlays Mother-of-pearl Dots
  • Joint Compound Dovetail Neck-to-body
  • Hardware Tuner Plating Nickel
  • Bridge Traditional belly up
  • Saddle Material Tusq
  • Tuning Machines Grover Rotomatics w/ kidney buttons
  • Pickguard Tear drop
  • Truss Rod Cover B/W
  • Bridge Pins Tusq
  • Electronics Under Saddle Pickup LR Baggs VTC
  • Controls Volume and Tone controls
  • Strings Gauge 0.053, 0.042, 0.032, 0.024, 0.016, 0.012
  • Case Hardshell Case
  • Accessories Gibson Accessory Kit
  • MCRS45CH
  • Hardcase
  • 4 lbs 11 oz
  • 21742066

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Brand
Model
  • J-45 Standard
Categories
Made In
  • United States
Fretboard Material
  • Rosewood
Fretboard Radius
  • 12"
Model Sub-Family
  • Gibson J-45 Standard
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Neck Material
  • Mahogany
Offset Body
  • No
Body Shape
  • Dreadnought
Color Family
  • Red
Sides Material
  • Rosewood
Finish Style
  • Gloss
Top Material
  • Spruce
Model Family
  • Gibson J-45
Series
  • Gibson Montana Factory Era
Back Material
  • Mahogany
Scale Length
  • 24.75"
On-board Electronics
  • Piezo Pickup
Number of Frets
  • 20

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Eddie's Guitars

St. Louis, MO, United States
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