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The SG High Performance was a former a variant of the Standard which split off as it's own model in 2019.

Features Edit

  • $2499 Street
19 hp
Body:
  • Beveled, solid Honduran Mahogany body
    • AA flame Maple top
    • Slightly thicker for balance
  • Nitrocellulose Lacquer finish

Neck:

  • 1-pc quartersawn Honduran Mahogany
  • Set-in construction
    • 4.25 degree angle
    • Titebond glue
  • Joins body at 22nd fret
  • Slim Taper profile
  • Smaller "Fast Access" heel
  • Richlite fretboard
    • Mother of Pearl Trapezoid inlays
    • Increased fretboard thickness
    • 12" radius
  • Narrow Open Book headstock w/ fiber veneer
  • Inlaid Mother of Pearl Gibson logo
  • Inlaid Mother of Pearl crown
  • "Made in U.S.A." stamp
  • 17o headstock pitch
  • 24 frets
    • Lower fret height
  • 24 9/16" scale
  • Adjustable titanium zero-fret nut
  • 1 12/16" nut width
19 hp 2

Binding:

  • Neck, single-ply
    • Fret-over-binding

Electronics:

  • Two Burstbucker Pro Rhythm/Lead+ Humbuckers
    • AlNiCo V magnets
    • 7.4k (neck) & 8.3k (bridge) Ohms
    • Chrome covers & mounting rings
  • 3-way switch
  • 2 Vol, 2 Tone
    • Push/Pull (see below)
    • 500k non-linear
    • "Quick-Connect" circuit board
  • DIP switch (5 slide switches inside control cavity)
    • DIP 1: Neck pickup split (true single) or tapped (P-90 type tone)
    • DIP 2: Bridge pickup split (true single) or tapped (P-90 type tone)
    • DIP 3: Neck pickup treble bleed circuit (On/Off)
    • DIP 4: Bridge pickup treble bleed circuit (On/Off)
    • DIP 5: Transient suppression (Spike control) for recording
      • Neck Volume: Pull for split or tap (depending on DIP 1)
      • Bridge Volume: Pull for split or tap (depending on DIP 2)
      • Neck tone: Pull for neck pickup phase reversal
      • Bridge Tone: Pull for Full bypass (Bridge only in humbucking mode with disabled controls)

Hardware:

  • Chrome Hardware
  • Locking Grover Rotomatic tuning machines
    • 14:1 ratio
    • Chrome Keystone buttons
  • Bell shaped truss rod cover
    • Chrome plated w/ "HP" engraving
  • Clear Bell knobs
  • Switch ring delete
  • Strap button on top horn
  • Poly-carbonate control cover
    • Prevents electrostatic discharge
  • Aluminum Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge
    • Titanium saddles
    • Locking thumbwheels
  • Locking Aluminum stopbar tailpiece

Finishes:

  • Trans Black Fade
  • Blueberry Fade