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Saturday, January 12, 2008

1964 64 Gibson Firebird V

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"According to Gibson’s shipping totals there were only 510 Firebird Vs made in 1964. This one has no repairs, headstock breaks, over spray or issues of any kind. You may see Firebirds on Ebay but they always have some issue and you almost never see Clean issue free Firebirds V for sale, Clean is King! The guitar weighs 8 ½ Lbs., light for a Firebird V. Big Wide 64’ Neck, original frets in great shape, Dark Brazilian rosewood, Nibs are present on the neck binding. All the parts are original, nothing changed. Solder joints untouched, the pot dates are 43rd week of 1963. Serial no: is 17XXXX. The bridge pickup reads out at: 6.04 K Ohms. Neck pickup reads out at 7.04 K Ohms. The pickups are great not Micro phonic at all, they sound great! The guitar is very well balanced. The guitar has the original case. This is once in a lifetime chance to get a clean issue free, investment grade Firebird V. 72 Hour approval, Buyer pays all shipping."

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