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Everything you need to fit a Bigsby True Vibrato to your Flat Top Solid Body Style Guitar. The Bigsby B5 fits the SGand Les PaulJr and other similar ...Read More

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Everything you need to fit a Bigsby True Vibrato to your Flat Top Solid Body Style Guitar. The Bigsby B5 fits the SGand Les PaulJr and other similar Models. Kit includes: Bigsby Tailpiece, screws, tension spring, plastic washer, alignment string, and installation Instructions.

Los Angeles. Late 1940s. A love of motorcycles brings together genius engineer Paul Bigsby and music legend Merle Travis. Their friendship inspired Paul to create the first Bigsby True Vibrato Tailpiece. He went on to design a series of Vibratos that rocked the music world. Still the original. Hand Crafted. Sand Cast. Hand Polished. The same way Paul did.

SGand Les PaulJr are Trademarks of Gibson Guitar Corp., which is not associated with Bigsby.


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BigsbyB5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars
 
5.0

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5.0

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      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      Great quality and super easy to install. Adds so much to the look and feel of my Reverend Sensei.

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      5.0

      Awesome trem.

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      from Wausau, WI

      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      I put one of these on my gibson sg special and I'm very glad that i did. not only does it add tons of versatility to my playing, but it also makes my guitar look really cool. it was very easy to install and i did it myself. the guitar stays in tune incredibly well. overall i am very pleased with this upgrade and i encourage anyone to do the same.

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      5.0

      buy it

      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      I put this on my epi sg 400. Sustain for days. Looks incredible and easy to install. Quality is top notch. A little tricky to string at first but well worth it. Great product and very cool upgrade for your axe.

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      5.0

      Great tailpiece!

      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      I had one of these put on my Gibson SG special! I do not regret doing so. It gives the SG a Vintage vibe. I love it and my SG because of it!

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      5.0

      Bigsby B5

      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      The day I got my Bigsby B5 I installed it on my SG (Epiphone G400). It was very stressful because I had to drill into my investment, but other than that it was surprisingly easy, and worked out perfectly. Now that it's on, I'm really glad I bought and installed it. Not only is it a very usable and comfortable vibrato, but it looks extremely good. The range is a little narrower than, say, a Floyd Rose, but it is highly sensitive within that range. Besides, a Floyd Rose would look ugly and requires routing out a huge space in the guitar's body to install. This Bigsby even stays in tune longer than I expected. Not as long as a Floyd Rose, obviously, but better than my stock Fender Mustang's vibrato, which is less usable. Bigsby all the way.

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      from Pittsburgh

      Comments about Bigsby B5 Vibrato Kit - Flat Top Solid-Body Guitars:

      This is great, I put it on my Gibson SG. Pretty easy to install, just take your time so you do it right. And make sure your guitar is set up right or it won't stay in tune.

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