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Which Heritage models had solid tops?


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I was just wondering- which models had a solid top? Was there ever a Heritage model that resembled a G ES336?

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Millennium is probably the closest.

 

The Gibson CS-336 is a semi-hollow electric guitar manufactured by Gibson Guitar Corporation's Custom, Art & Historic Division. Introduced in 2001, the CS-336 was the Custom Shop's first "tonally carved" guitar, meaning that the back, center block, and sides are carved from one single piece of wood.

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Body specs on ES 336 states 13 inches wide by 16 inches long body.

Millennium states 13 inches wide by 17 5/8 inches long body.

Gibson carves their body out of one piece of mahogany with the top added while Heritage has a slab with the top and back added.

Millennium block 2.png

es 336.jpg

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4 hours ago, Steiner said:

Isn't the LP Supreme the same?

It was similar.  The LP Supreme has a carved top/back and similar mahogany sandwich inner core. 

The CS-356, like the CS-336 also had a carved top, with a hollowed out Mahogany back/sides, the same as the Millennium.  However, Heritage offered a few variants of the H-155 and Millennium, the higher end versions (e.g. Millie Eagle) had a LP Supreme-ish carved flame maple back.

 

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10 minutes ago, Gitfiddler said:

It was similar.  The LP Supreme has a carved top/back and similar mahogany sandwich inner core. 

The CS-356, like the CS-336 also had a carved top, with a hollowed out Mahogany back/sides, the same as the Millennium.  However, Heritage offered a few variants of the H-155 and Millennium, the higher end versions (e.g. Millie Eagle) had a LP Supreme-ish carved flame maple back.

 

Succinct and comprehensive; thank you!

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Solid tops;  Maple (575), Spruce (Golden Eagle, Super Eagle, American Eagle), Maple Cap (150, 155, 157)

Laminate tops: 525, 535, 555, 550

Not a complete review but models that I remember.

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