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Like many makers and guitar players, I love Gibson's classic Les Paul design.

However, I decided to take the design of the guitar a step further by changing the way the neck joins the body, and contouring the rear heel to create improved upper fret playability.

The body outline has been subtly altered from Gibson's original while the headstock ...

Custom Built - 'Classic' Body
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...and truss-rod cover are altered to respect their trademarks.

The guitar pictured is finished in 'teaburst' and uses two Tom Holmes' hand-built vintage humbuckers, some of the finest PAF-alike 'buckers you can buy.

"I've never played a new Les Paul-style guitar that sounded as good as this!" -
Dave Burrluck - Guitarist Magazine