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Details about  CMI Ibanez Les Paul Gold Top Electric Guitar Japan 1970s Marshall Heavy Relic

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CMI Ibanez Les Paul Gold Top Electric Guitar Japan 1970s Marshall Heavy Relic
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Used condition - lots of buckle rash and other marks and signs of use, changed tuners. Roadworn and

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Condition: Used : Split the cost with friends
An item that has been previously used. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully operational and functions as intended. This item may be a floor model or an item that has been returned to the seller after a period of use. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
Seller notes: Used condition - lots of buckle rash and other marks and signs of use, changed tuners. Roadworn and reliced - see description and pics.
Type: Electric Guitar No. of Strings: 6 string
Size: 4/4 Model: Les Paul
Right-/ Left-Handed: Right-Handed Brand: CMI
Here for sale is this late 1970s CMI Les Paul Gold Top - Made in Japan supposedly at the Ibanez Fugi Gen factory. This one is branded CMI , (Cleartone Musical Instruments which was Jim Marshalls brand name for imported guitars) where as others were branded Ibanez and Antoria. There is quite a bit of info on the web about this - can't say if its all true or not but I've had a few CMI Les Pauls and they seem identical to some Antoris etc.

This guitar has had a life - Thats for sure - I guess the best description is 'heavy relic' - very roadworn and used, In my opinion it looks great for it - the body has numerous marks and dings, buckle rash and repairs to some areas as detailed in the pics below The back of the neck has several minor indents and the pickups have been upgraded to toneriders with gold covers, surrounds and a gold switch tip.The tuners are also replacements. ( see pics).

I think the two electronic covers on the back are replacements.The frets are used but good condition overall. The electrics all work well. Its not too heavy for a Les Paul 4.0 kg on my scales and the body width is 44mm.

It plays nicely and was recently restrung , the action is low but a set up to your requirements might be wanted once you receive the guitar, however I ensure all the guitars send out are playable and presentable unless otherwise stated.

Check out the full size pics below. Click to enlarge. This is a second hand guitar , not new or mint and sold as such. A set up to your own requirement may be wanted/needed when you receive the instrument.

Free UK mainland shipping next working day UPS or DPD - International buyers welcome - please message for discounted quote - Collection in person welcome.

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Please check out my other guitar stuff,Feel free to ask questions,Good Luck and Happy Bidding.

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*Please note the majority of the guitars/pedals/amps I sell are second hand and used.I try to describe fairly and accurately to the best of my ability however all aspects are open to interpretation.Questions are welcomed and will be answered promptly.Unless stated I try to send out all instruments playing/working well and freshly strung however a pro set up to your requirements may be beneficial once you receive your guitar.*

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