Gibson Howard Roberts Fusion III Guitar Review :: Electric Guitars Reviews
a jazz guitar to a new level
As a musician and as a guitar designer, Howard Roberts brought the jazz guitar to a new level. The Howard Roberts Fusion model debuted
in 1980 with such refinements as a more open cutaway and a unique control configuration,and the "fingers" tailpiece with individual
Semi-hollow body design with a laminated maple body, chromyte center block, and maple neck. The Gibson Howard Roberts Fusion III guitar also includes dual alnico magnet
humbuckers; 2 volume, 2 tone, and 3-way selector switch; 1959 rounded Les Paul neck; body and neck binding; tune-o-matic bridge;
finger-style tailpiece; a 22-fret ebony fretboard with dot inlays; and gold hardware on these musical instruments.
|Features + Technical Specs|
| Body & Hardware
||Plain laminated maple top, back and rims|
14 7/8" (W) X 18 1/4"(L) X 2 3/8" (D)
Multi-ply binding on top,single-ply binding on back
Nashville TOM bridge, fine-tuning tailpiece
Black speed Knobs
|Neck & Headstock
||1-piece mahogany neck|
22 fret Rosewood fingerboard, Width at 12th fret 2.062"
Peghead Pitch: 14°
Thickness at 1st fret: 0.805"
Thickness at 12th fret: 0.063"
Heel Length: 0.625"
Neck Joint Location: 16th fret
Headstock Inlay: "Gibson" and holly
Pearloid dot inlays
'59 Rounded Les Paul neck profile
24 3/4" scale length; 1 11/16" nut width
MH Schaller keystone tuners
|Electronics & Strings
|| 490R & 490T Alnico magnet humbucking pickups|
2 volume, 2 tone, 3-way selector switch
Brite Wire .010-.046 Strings
||Vintage Sunburst, Cherry, Ebony, Natural|
|This musical instruments offer includes Case
||Includes black levant case|
Exterior: Black smooth levant
Interior: Plush Charcoal
Silkscreen: Gold 'Gibson'
||Truss rod cover engraved "Howard Robert Fusion"
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