Gibson Memphis 2015 '59 ES-330 Archtop Electric Guitar USED


The Gibson ES-330 is the hollow-bodied brother to the ES-335, one of the all-time most iconic electric guitars. This reissue uses Gibson's Vintage Original Spec (VOS) process to reach for period-correct feel of the late 1950s.


Body Type Single Chamber, Fully Hollow
Top 3ply - Maple/Poplar/Maple, Hot Pressed
Back 3ply - Maple/Poplar/Maple, Hot Pressed
Binding Cream



Species Mahogany Neck with Maple Spline
Truss Rod Traditional
Joint Angle 4° (+/- 15 seconds)
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50


Neck Fit

Joint Mortise & Tenon
Adhesive Franklin Titebond 50
Joint Angle Tolerance +/- .005"



Species Hand-selected Dark Rosewood
Radius 12"
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut/E.O.B 1.687/2.062
Inlays Mother-of-Pearl Dots
Binding .04, cream
Other Standard Fret Wire/Tortoiseshell Side Dots



Logo 'Gibson' Pearl Inlay
Truss Rod Cover Vintage Truss Rod Cover
Angle 17 Degrees



Material Vintage Style Nylon
Width 1.687
Slots Gibson PLEK System



Type Tune-o-matic (ABR-1)
Material Die Cast Alloy
Plating Nickel



Type Trapeze-style (Aluminum Bigsby® on Vintage Cherry)
Material Aluminum
Plating Nickel



Knobs Amber Top Hats (Black Top Hats with Silver Inserts on Vintage Cherry)
Pickguard Reissue with 5-ply Binding
Strings .010 - .046, Genuine Gibson Strings
Strap Buttons Aluminum End Pins



Neck Position Underwound P-90 Dog Ear (Alnico II)
Bridge Position Underwound P-90 Dog Ear (Alnico II)



Potentiometers 2 Volume Controls
2 Tone Controls
Capacitors Sprague Black Beauty Bumblebee
Type 500k Audio Taper
Coil Wiring Parallel-Machine Wound
Toggle Switch Switchcraft Toggle with Vintage Cap
Output Jack 1/4" Switchcraft Jack



Sealer Natural/Nitrocellulose Lacquer



Collections: Electric Guitars, Used

Category: Electric Guitar, Gibson, Used

Type: Electric