The Les Paul Custom Axcess Floyd from Gibson Custom combines the modern playability, light weight and tone of Gibsons popular Axcess range, dressed up in style inspired by the Les Paul Custom of fretless wonder lineage.
Drenched in modernized playability and tone features, the Les Paul Axcess Custom lives to serve those who value comfort, speed, and a slightly more aggressive version of Gibsons signature humbucker tone.
Players from Alex Lifeson of Rush, to Tommy Shaw of Styx, to Dave Amato of REO Speedwagon rely on the Axcess as an everyday player capable of delivering on their audiences high expectations of tone, while providing a lightweight, contoured-for-comfort and stage-ready guitar that stands up to the rigors of the road.
The Les Paul Axcess Standard is more than just "different." It? the result of Gibson? drive to build the best Les Paul Standard possible, while staying true to the design and performance of the iconic Les Pauls of the past.
The new Les Paul Axcess Standard from Gibson Custom carries all the elegant styling, fluid body lines and rocking attitude of a classic Les Paul Standard from the golden era of the late 1950s.
Upon closer examination, however, the Les Paul Axcess reveals a handful of upgrades ?all modifications made in the name of maximum playability and versatility.
5 Ply BWB (back binding), 1 (back pieces), N/A (tailpiece type), 2.286 cm / 0.90' (thickness fret 1), 2.54 cm / 1 (thickness fret 12), White (fingerboard binding), Black (fingerboard side dots), 12 (fretboard radius), Les Paul Axcess (neck shape), Franklin Titebond (neck fit adhesive), 1 (neck pieces), Proprietary (nut material), 5.6896 cm / 2.24 (neck end board width), Les Paul Custom (peg head type), Maple (top material), 7 Ply BWB (top binding), 2 (top pieces)
R4 locking (nut material), .10-.46 Gibson Vintage (strings)