Gibson Custom Shop J-45 Limited 'Australian Blackwood Custom' Acoustic Electric Guitar

Available at Acoustic Centre Melbourne

Experience the unmatched craftsmanship and legendary sound of the Gibson J-45 Limited 'Australian Blackwood Custom' Acoustic Electric Guitar – a limited custom model that redefines excellence.

With a storied history dating back to 1942, the Gibson J-45 Standard Acoustic Guitar, affectionately known as "The Workhorse," has earned its reputation for remarkable playability and timeless tonal qualities.

This limited custom model boasts several unique features, including AAA Figured Australian Blackwood back and sides and a matching Custom Honey-Burst Top Finish. The Abalone Gibson headstock logo and Fingerboard Dots add an elegant touch, while the Gold Grover Rotomatic Tuners ensure reliable performance. With a Custom Shop Decal and an Engraved “Limited” Truss Cover, this guitar is a true collector's item.

This round-shoulder dreadnought is renowned for its full and balanced expression, delivering warm, resonant bass notes and exceptional projection. Whether you're strumming chords or delicately fingerpicking melodies, the J-45 Standard responds with astonishing clarity and depth, making it a preferred choice among both professional musicians and enthusiasts.

Meticulously crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the J-45 Standard showcases Gibson's unwavering commitment to craftsmanship. Its solid spruce top and mahogany back and sides are thoughtfully selected for their sonic characteristics and stunning aesthetics. The result is a guitar that not only sounds exceptional but also radiates timeless beauty.

For added peace of mind, the J-45 Standard comes complete with a Gibson hard case, providing superior protection whether you're on the road to gigs or safely storing your instrument at home.

Elevate your musical journey with the limited custom model that combines the rich heritage of the J-45 with the exotic allure of Australian Blackwood. Don't miss your opportunity to own the Gibson J-45 Limited 'Australian Blackwood Custom.' Order yours today and experience a new level of acoustic excellence.

Acoustic Centre offers free shipping on all new items to most locations within Australia on all orders over $99, excluding Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland. Used items have a flat rate shipping fee of $59 within our usual shipping locations. We also offer competitive Express shipping options at checkout.

Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

The Acoustic Centre ships goods Australia-wide, however at this time we are unable to accept international orders.

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Studio19 offers:

  •  Low monthly payments
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  •  Return anytime after the minimum rental period
  •  No ongoing account keeping fees or charges

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We endeavour to show the actual instrument in stock whenever possible, but the guitar in stock may differ slightly from the one shown on our website. Materials used can look different from guitar to guitar, including timber grain and colour, parts colours and finishing. If an instrument is a one-of-a-kind or preowned guitar, the picture will always be of the actual guitar in stock, but production models may have slight variations to the picture shown.

If you're after a particular look, feel free to email us at or send us a message through our chat service to request photos of the actual guitar in stock. We are more than happy to send through pictures of all in-stock guitars, to make your choice easier.

Please note that returns will not be accepted for variations in timber grain /  colouring, finish variations and parts colouring, unless there is a fault with the instrument. If you have any questions at all regarding an instrument's appearance, just drop us a line - we're always happy to send photos, and if we have more than one instrument in stock you'll be able to choose the exact guitar that you receive!

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