Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro - Heritage Cherry Sunburst

Solidbody Electric Guitar with Mahogany Body, Flame Maple Veneer Top, Mahogany Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard, and 2 Humbucking Pickups - Heritage Cherry
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A Value-packed Les Paul

The Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro packs a punch. Sporting ProBucker pickups with coil-tapping and a stunning AAA flame maple veneer top, this impressive solidbody electric guitar gives you legendary LP tone and playability - as well as jaw-dropping good looks - at an amazing price. With the Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro, you can play nuanced rhythm parts with a chiming single-coil setting on the neck pickup, then launch into a face-melting humbucking lead. We're talking serious tonal versatility. No matter what your musical genre, you'll love the Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro.

Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plus Pro Solidbody Electric Guitar at a Glance:
  • A universe of tone from tapped ProBuckers
  • The Les Paul backstory
  • With a Les Paul, you're in good company
A universe of tone from tapped ProBuckers

The ProBuckers on the Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro feature Alnico II magnets - same as sought-after vintage PAF humbuckers - for rich, warm tone with crystalline highs and a tight bottom. With a ProBucker-2 in the neck position and a (slightly overwound) ProBucker-3 in the bridge position, crank your gain and you can do some serious damage. We're talking legendary Les Paul fat, snarling tone - served up with days of sustain. Excited? There's more. You also get coil-tapping, controlled by push/pull volume pots, giving you an infinite variety of sounds from single-coil spank to full humbucker shred. This Paul is a tone machine.

The Les Paul backstory

The Les Paul backstory actually started with an instrument dubbed The Log. In the early 1940s, in a quest for an electric guitar that would sustain for days, Les Paul - the legendary guitarist and inventor - fashioned what may well have been the first solidbody guitar from a length of common 4" x 4" lumber. For appearances (and possibly playing comfort), Les sawed an Epiphone hollowbody in half and attached the two wings to either side of The Log. Les continued to develop the idea through a series of prototypes, ultimately resulting in the classic solidbody guitar we know and love.

With a Les Paul, you're in good company

From rock to fusion (and beyond), the Les Paul's surly snarl has virtually defined attitude-laden overdrive guitar sound. Legendary guitarists such as Jimmy Page, Al Di Meola, Alex Lifeson, Slash, and countless others have forged their signature sounds with a sunburst Les Paul. Epiphone now gives you the opportunity to experience that one-of-a-kind tone and look at an amazingly affordable price with the Les Paul Standard Plustop Pro. What's more, the Plustop Pro comes with Epiphone's Limited Lifetime Warranty and is backed by Gibson's 24/7/365 Customer Service - so you know you're making a solid investment.

Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plus Pro Solidbody Electric Guitar Features:
  • Mahogany body with AAA flame maple veneer
  • Heritage cherry sunburst color
  • Single-ply cream body and neck binding
  • Set mahogany neck with 1960's SlimTaper D-profile
  • 12" radius rosewood fingerboard with trapezoid inlays and 22 medium-jumbo frets
  • 2 ProBucker humbucking pickups
  • LockTone Tune-o-matic bridge; stopbar tailpiece
  • Nickel hardware; 14:1 ratio Grover die-cast tuners
  • Clipped-ear headstock with gold Les Paul Model silkscreen
  • 2-ply truss rod cover with Les Paul Standard Pro inscription
  • Single-ply elevated cream pickguard
  • Amber bell knobs; push/pull coil tapping on volume controls
  • 3-way selector switch
  • Limited Lifetime Warranty backed by Gibson's 24/7/365 Customer Service
The Epiphone Les Paul Standard Plus Pro: a gorgeous Paul at an amazing price!

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Tech Specs

Body Type Solidbody
Body Shape Les Paul
Left-/Right-handed Right-handed
Number of Strings 6
Body Material Mahogany
Top Material Flame Maple veneer
Body Finish Gloss
Color Heritage Cherry
Neck Material Mahogany, Set
Neck Shape 1960s SlimTaper D profile
Fingerboard Material Rosewood, 12" Radius
Fingerboard Inlay Trapezoid
Number of Frets 22, Medium Jumbo
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut Width 1.68"
Nut Material Plastic
Bridge/Tailpiece Tune-o-Matic/Stopbar
Tuners Sealed
Number of Pickups 2
Neck Pickup ProBucker
Bridge Pickup ProBucker
Controls 2 x Volume (with coil taps), 2 x Tone, 3-way Selector
Strings (.010-.046)
Manufacturer Part Number ENLPHSNH1

Customer Reviews

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5/5

Great guitar

The guitar is outstanding and the service from sweetwater cant be beat. The guitar is better looking in peraon the pictures dont do the guitar justice.
5/5

Epiphone Les Paul Plustop PRO-Heritage Cherry SB

Sweetwater does it again- this Epiphone looks so much better than the pictures. I own alot of Gibsons, and this Plustop is an AWESOME buy for the money. This guitar has a PERFECT finish, GREAT flame, just a beauty for the price. No Gibson pickups, but the Burstbuckers sound great in the right hands .Everything on the guitar was perfect- right out of the box. Period. For the price, nobody can touch this quality. VERY HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. I may even buy another shade- and Sweetwater does unbelievable packing, setup, SUPER-FAST shipping, sales. MANY THANKS GUYS-
Music background: Nearing 60 guitar collector
5/5

Great Guitar

This is a great guitar for the price. Very fun to play, sounds great and looks great. I also bought the Antique Natural version of this, which is an awesome guitar too!
Music background: Been playing for 38+ years
5/5

Awesome Guitar

This thing is every bit as good as the Gibsons I've played before. The neck feels awesome, very comfortable profile on the back. The pickups sound great and the coil splitting is a very nice feature. It has sustain like you would not believe and the finish is just beautiful. Excellent guitar, exceeds expectations for a guitar in this price range.
Music background: Hobbyist
5/5

Great guitar

Awesome guitar, great sound and sustain. Burst bucker pros sound great, with the coil caps you get some different tone variations. The picture doesn't do it justice, not even close. The fret board is ultra smooth giving great playability. Epiphones version of gibsons probuckers, this is as close to Gibson as you're goin to get without actually buying the real thing. I highly recommend this guitar.
Music background: Student
See also: Solidbody Guitars, Epiphone, Epiphone Solidbody Guitars