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Simple Mods – Les Paul bridge conversion

Here is a nice little modification/upgrade that we have done on many Les Pauls. Most of, if not all non-USA made guitars with a bridge and stoptail piece will have the metric style large bushings and posts. Whilst there is absolutely nothing wrong with this design, tone fanatics will argue that they will simply not give you the best tone (and we tend to agree!)

So here is how we go about upgrading to a vintage style Gibson threaded post and thumbwheel