G&L LB-100 Candy Apple Red

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Description

The G&L LB-100 made its debut twenty years ago in response to bassists asking for a subtle evolution of the p-style platform. With a slightly streamlined body shape for improved comfort and balance, the LB-100 also brought the G&L Saddle Lock bridge for richer note definition and sustain. In the late ‘90s tastes were changing and the popularity of the p-style platform waned, and the LB-100 was discontinued.

In those years the G&L LB-100 earned legions of avid fans, among them Garry Beers of INXS. According to Garry:

“I’ve been a diehard Precision Bass fan since I was a kid, and as my career took off with INXS I was fortunate to be able to collect some amazing examples made in the ‘50s and ‘60s. Of course, there’s my number one Fender, a 1958 p-bass which I dearly love. However, the truth is the best p-type basses I’ve played are my G&L LB-100s. The shape, feel, and tone are just superb. I’m excited to see the LB-100 return after all these years.” – Garry Beers of INXS

While the tone remains unchanged, thanks to a faithful recreation of the original LB-100 Alnico V pickup wound in-house at G&L, playability is enhanced with Plek fret processing making this LB-100 the best yet.

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Details

Brand: G&L
Fretboard: Rosewood
Pickguard: 3 Ply Mint
Neck: Vintage Tint Satin Neck
Pickup: G&L Alnico V Split-Coil Humbucking
Body Wood: Alder
Neck Profile: G&L 1-5/8″ Medium C with 9-1/2″ Radius
Frets: Medium Jumbo, Jescar 57110 18% Nickel Silver
Tuning Keys: Custom G&L Ultra Lite with Aluminum Tapered String Posts
Bridge: G&L Saddle Lock with Chrome Plated Brass Saddles
Electronics: Volume, Tone
Case: Deluxe Tolex Hardshell

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