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The SG Standard Gold Series was a limited run 2017 model. The Wine Red finish was offered as an Amazon exclusive.

Features Edit

17 gold wr
  • $1,819 Street

Body:

  • Beveled, solid Honduran Mahogany body
  • 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
  • Indian Rosewood fretboard
    • 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
  • 22 frets
  • 24 9/16" scale
  • TekToid self-lubricating nut
    • Cut by Plek machine
  • 1 11/16" nut width

Binding:

  • Neck, single-ply
    18 gold series-0

Electronics:

  • Two '57 Classic Humbuckers
    • AlNiCo II magnets
    • 7.5k Ohms D.C. resistance
  • 3-way switch
  • 2 Vol, 2 Tone
    • 500k non-linear
    • "Quick-Connect" circuit board
17 gold wr 2

Hardware:

  • Gold Hardware
  • Locking Grover Rotomatic tuning machines
    • 14:1 ratio
  • 5-ply "Angel Wing" pickguard
  • Bell shaped truss rod cover
    • 2-ply b/w with "SG" engraving
  • Black & Gold Reflector knobs
  • Switch ring delete
  • Poly-carbonate control cover
    • Prevents electrostatic discharge
  • Aluminum Nashville Tune-O-Matic bridge
  • Aluminum stopbar tailpiece

Finishes:

  • Alpine White 
  • Wine Red