G&L Tribute Series S-500 Electric Guitar, Vintage White

G&L Tribute Series S-500 Electric Guitar, Vintage White (Ex-Display)

Product code: bstglas500vw

The G&L S-500™ debuted in 1982 as Leo's own evolution of the traditional double-cutaway bolt-on axe, delivering innovations including the Dual-Fulcrum™ vibrato and Magnetic Field Design™ single-coil pickups, each designed by Leo Fender† himself. These MFD™ pickups deliver a bright and sparkly top end and robust bottom end, all without losing midrange focus.


  • G&L Tribute Series S-500 Electric Guitar, Vintage White (ex-display, no box)

    The G&L S-500™ debuted in 1982 as Leo's own evolution of the traditional double-cutaway bolt-on axe, delivering innovations including the Dual-Fulcrum™ vibrato and Magnetic Field Design™ single-coil pickups, each designed by Leo Fender† himself. These MFD™ pickups deliver a bright and sparkly top end and robust bottom end, all without losing midrange focus.

    Main Features

    • Model - G&L Tribute Series S-500
    • Colour - Vintage White
    • Serial - 151205162
    • Year - Unknown, Recent
    • Case - Not Included
    • Condition - Excellent+ Minor showroom handling marks only
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    You'll find plenty of punch in the MFD pickups, but what's surprising is how glassy and detailed they become as you roll back the volume and bass controls, the latter a part of the S-500's PTB™ (Passive Treble and Bass) system which functions on all three pickups. What's more, the G&L Tribute® Series S-500 includes a push-pull expander switch on the treble pot to allow neck+bridge or all three pickups together. In a pinch, the neck+bridge combo does a convincing faux ASAT™ Special. Talk about versatile!
    The new G&L Tribute Series S-500 features one of Leo's favourite pairings: the power of MFD pickups mellowed by the high porosity of a mahogany body. Making the most of this delicious combo is Leo's Dual-Fulcrum vibrato, a work of engineering art which allows bending up or down with unsurpassed stability, while offering a silky feel through its beefy aluminum vibrato arm.
    Leo's forward-looking spirit is clearly reflected in the S-500, a guitar he designed for players who share that spirit. And now, it's available at a price within reach of every working musician. Once you play a G&L Tribute Series, you'll never look back.

    G&L Tribute Series S-500 Features
    • Body: Mahogany
    • Neck Material: Maple
    • Neck Profile: Medium C
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood, 12 Inch
    • Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo
    • Scale Length: 25.5 Inch
    • Pickups: G&L MFD™ single coils
    • Bridge Type: G&L Dual-Fulcrum™ vibrato
    • Tuners: G&L Sealed
    • Finish Type: Gloss Polyurethane

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  • Additional Information

    On demo in store No
    Brand G&L
    Condition Ex-display