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The SG Special 3 was part of Gibson's 2007 "Guitar of the Week" series, as week #30's guitar. It was a limited production run with only 400 produced.

Features Edit

Special 3 2
  • $849

Body:

  • Beveled, solid Mahogany body
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer

Neck:

  • 1-pc quartersawn Mahogany
  • '50s Rounded profile
  • Set-in construction
    • Franklin Titebond 50 glue
  • Joins body at 22nd fret
  • Indian Rosewood fretboard
    • Acrylic dot inlays
    • 12" radius
  • Open Book headstock
  • Silkscreened Gibson logo
  • "Made in U.S.A." stamp
  • 17o headstock pitch
  • 22 medium frets
  • 24 9/16" scale
  • 1 11/16" nut width

Electronics:

  • Three single-coil blade pickups
  • 6-way rotary switch
  • 1 Vol, 1 Tone

Hardware:

  • Chrome hardware
  • Grover Kluson-style tuning machines
    • 14:1 ratio
    • "Green Key" buttons
  • 5-ply "Batwing" pickguard
  • Bell shaped truss rod cover
    • Single-ply black
  • Black Reflector knobs
  • Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge and stopbar tailpiece

Finishes:

  • Ebony