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Gibson basses

The first bass Gibson made was the 1953 electric bass. It was the first of numerous models produced by CMI (Gibson EB, EB0, EB2, EB3, Thunderbird bass, Les Paul) then Norlin (SB bass, Grabber, Ripper, RD bass, Victory. Have a look at some of these vintage Gibson bass guitars, by following the links below, and to the left.

1972 Gibson EB0 bass

Gibson EB-O prod: 1959-79
Gibson EB-0L prod: 1970-77
Gibson EB-0F: 1962-65

EB1 Bass Guitar

Gibson EB-1 prod: 1953-58, 1970-73

1959 Gibson EB2 bass

Gibson EB-2 prod: 1958-61, 64-70
Gibson EB-2D prod: 1966-72

1969 Gibson EB3 bass

Gibson EB-3 prod: 1961-79
Gibson EB-3L prod: 1971-79

1973 Gibson EB4L bass

Gibson EB-4L prod: 1972-79

1973 Gibson SB450 bass

Gibson SB series
Gibson SB-450 prod: 1972-78
Gibson SB-400 prod: 1971-73
SB-350 prod: 1972-78
SB-300 prod: 1971-73

1975 Grabber

Gibson Grabber G1 prod: 1973-83
Gibson G3 prod: 1975-83

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Gibson Ripper L9-S 1973-83
Gibson Ripper Fretless L9-FS prod: 1975-83

1969 Les Paul bass

Gibson Les Paul Bass prod: 1969-71
Gibson Les Paul Triumph Bass prod: 1971-80

Les Paul signature bass

Gibson Les Paul Signature Bass prod: 1973-79

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Gibson RD Artist prod: 1977-81
Gibson RD Standard prod: 1977-81

1964 Thunderbird II

Reverse Gibson Thunderbird prod: 1963-65,
Gibson Non-reverse Thunderbird prod: 1965-69
Gibson Bicentennial Thunderbird 1976-79
Gibson Thunderbird IV 1987-date

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Gibson Victory Series
Gibson Victory Standard prod: 1981-86
Gibson Victory Custom prod: 1982-84
Gibson Victory Artist prod: 1981-86

   

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There are 2 comments on this article so far. Add your comment
Brad Putt Comment left 17th February 2013 21:09:51
Gibson's first basses were made in the 1930s. They had a Banjo Bass, an Upright and a strange looking round model. It would be neat if you added them to your site to make it complete.
pete stroem Comment left 20th April 2014 11:11:28
looking for info on 60's Gibson mustang bass guitar. where would I get this. am wanting to purchase one and have no idea what I am looking at

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