Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX, Black Cherry

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Product Ref: 31234

  • Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX, Black Cherry
  • Gibson USA Humbuckers
  • Gold Hardware
  • Mahogany Body, Maple Top
  • Hard Case Included

Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX, Black Cherry


Part of the Prophecy Series which combines tradition with innovation, the Les Paul Custom Plus GX boasts Gibson USA Humbuckers and a gold hardware, along with a Black Cherry finish.

Product Ref: 31234

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First introduced in 2008, the Prophecy series was hailed for its ultimate combination of tradition and innovation; a guitar for shredders who sought to redefine what a Les Paul was supposed to sound like.

Great Features

The Prophecy Les Paul Custom Plus GX features Gibson USA's powerful 490R/498T humbucker combination with push/pull coil-tapping for each pickup, along with an elegant mother-of-pearl and abalone block and triangle inlay, and individual volume and tone controls in the traditional Les Paul layout.

Quality Construction

This guitar boasts a mahogany body with a beautiful quilt maple veneer top. It has a super-fast mahogany neck with SpeedTaper™ D-profile with a satin finish and a 24.75" scale, on top is the ebony fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets. This guitar comes in a nice Black Cherry finish.

Gibson USA Humbuckers

It was often noted by fans that the GX would match well with the 490R/490T pickups and so now it's equipped with a Gibson USA 490R humbucker with Alnico II bar magnet in the neck position and a Gibson USA 498T with Alnico-V bar magnet in the bridge position. These pickups have the traditional characteristics of Gibson's "Patent Applied for" tone, but providing a modern edge to give your tone a distinct personality. Each pickup features coil tapping via a push/pull control at each pickup's volume knob, so now there are individual volume and tone controls for each pickup.

Gold Hardware

The Prophecy GX features gold hardware; gold metal barrel controls with mother-of-pearl inlaid tops, Epiphone's legendary gold LockTone™ Tune-o-matic bridge and LockTone™ Stopbar tailpiece, a gold Epiphone exclusive non-rotating heavy-duty output jack, and gold Epiphone Straplocks. It also includes gold Grover® 14:1 machine heads, allowing for incredible tuning accuracy, like on all the best Les Pauls.

Hard Case Included

This guitar also comes with a hard case for you to carry it around in.


Body & Bridge

  • Species: Mahogany
  • Top: Quilt Maple Veneer
  • Colour: Black Cherry
  • Bridge Type: LockTone™ Tune-o-matic
  • Plating: Gold


  • Species: Mahogany
  • Profile: SpeedTaper™ "D"
  • Truss Rod: Standard
  • Joint: Mortise & Tenon


  • Species: Ebony
  • Frets: 24 Jumbo
  • Radius: 14"
  • Scale Length: 24.75"


  • Neck Position: Open-Coil Gibson USA 490R Humbucker (Alnico V)
  • Bridge Position: Open-Coil Gibson USA 498T Humbucker (Alnico V)


  • Pots: 2 Volume Controls with Push/Pull Coil Tapping, 2 Tone Controls
  • Toggle Switch: 3-way Pickup Selector with Black Cap


  • Strings: .010 - .046, Swedish Steel "hex" Core (Already on Guitar)
  • Case: Hard Case