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Gibson Custom Limited Run Les Paul Custom Scorpion Electric Guitar Yellow Scorpion (SN:CS701046)


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You are looking at a Gibson Custom Limited Run Les Paul Custom Scorpion Electric Guitar Yellow Scorpion, serial number CS701046. This is the actual guitar you will receive should you decide to purchase. (9 lbs, 4.5 oz.)

The ultimate blend of signature Custom elegance and edgy looks, the Gibson Custom Limited Run Les Paul Custom Scorpion takes the classy, upscale Les Paul model to all new aesthetic heights. With a distinctive finish, a popular pairing of Gibson 490R/498T pickups, and classic gold hardware, the Les Paul Custom Scorpion is a beautiful, but deadly creature.

A Custom That's Dressed to Kill
Featuring a mahogany weight-relieved body beneath a stunning two-piece maple top, the Les Paul Custom Scorpion comes dressed to kill in a trans top stain that sports bold alternating yellow stripes. An awesome complement to the stripes on the top, the smooth-playing richlite fingerboard shows off elegant split block inlays instead of the standard block inlays.

Unsurpassed Gibson Tones
Loaded up with a 490R neck pickup, a 498T bridge pickup, and a hand-wired classic 4-knob control layout, the Les Paul Custom Scorpion produces that legendary bite and power that Gibson humbuckers are famous for. Gibson's 490R embodies the tone of their classic PAF pickups, but it offers additional response in the upper mid frequency. In the bridge position, the 498T is slightly hotter and emphasizes the mids and trebles, allowing you to deliver some of the most brutal, scorching hot leads and solos.

Gold Standard
What's a Les Paul Custom without the gold hardware? Just as the earliest models, the Les Paul Custom comes decked out with all gold hardware, which includes accurate Grover tuners, a Tune-O-Matic bridge/stopbar tailpiece combo, and gold pickup covers.


  • 2pc. Figured Maple Top with Weight-Relieved Mahogany Body
  • 24.75"-Scale Medium "C" Mahogany Neck
  • Richlite Fingerboard with 22 Medium-Jumbo Frets and Pearl Split Block Inlays
  • 490R and 498T Humbuckers with Hand-Wired Controls
  • Gold Hardware
  • Grover Kidney Tuning Machines
  • Tune-O-Matic Bridge with Stopbar Tailpiece
  • Limited to 25 Instruments in Yellow Scorpion Finish

Get your Gibson Custom Limited Run Les Paul Custom Scorpion Electric Guitar Yellow Scorpion from Sam Ash Direct today. With over nine decades of experience in the music retail business, Sam Ash is dedicated to helping every player and collector find the distinctive instrument that they've been longing for. And remember, your purchase is protected by the security of our 45/60 day return/price protection policy.

Things You Will Get:

  • Electric Guitar
  • Hardshell Case
  • Certificate of Authenticity


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Number Of Frets 22
Scale Length 24.75"
Nut Width 1.687"
Neck Shape Medium C
Fingerboard Radius 12"
Body Style Les Paul
Neck Type Long Neck Tenon
Neck Wood Mahogany
Fingerboard Richlite
Body Wood Mahogany
Top Figured Maple
Pickup Configuration H-H
Bridge Pickup 498T
Neck Pickup 490R
Bridge Type Tune-O-Matic with Stopbar Tailpiece
Tuning Machines Grover Kidney
Orientation Right-Handed
Other Features Limited to Only 25 Instruments in Yellow Scorpion Finish
Case/Bag Included Yes
Case Type Hardshell Case
Weight 9 lbs, 4.5 oz.
Series Limited Run
Model Les Paul Custom Scorpion
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Warranty Info:

The manufacturer's warranty covers defects in materials and workmanship for the lifetime of the product.  The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.

About Gibson:
As one of the most legendary names in music, Gibson guitars have made their way into the hands of countless players ranging from beginners all the way through to some of the world's most iconic players like Slash, Jimmy Page, and Ace Frehley... just to name a few. Sam Ash is proud to be an authorized Gibson dealer, where we carry everything from the more traditional models like the Gibson Les Paul and SG to the more obscure guitars like the Gibson Explorer, Firebird, and Flying V. Trying to find the Gibson guitar of your dreams? Whether you're a budding guitarist, a seasoned pro, or somewhere in between, the knowledgeable musicians on the Sam Ash team are here to help you find your perfect instrument. Give us a call at 1-877-701-5592 and speak to an expert today!

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