B-Series

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Models


B-1

  • 1940-1948

Body:

  • Spruce top
  • Maple back & sides
  • F-holes

Neck:

  • Maple neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard

Hardware:

  • Ebonized tailpiece
  • Metal logo plate on tailpiece 1942-1948
  • Plate-mounted tuners

Colors:

  • Dark Cherry Sunburst



B-2

  • 1940-1948

Body:

  • Spruce top
  • Curly maple back & sides

Neck:

  • Maple neck
  • Brazillian rosewood fingerboard

Hardware:

  • Nickel hardware
  • Brazillian rosewood tailpiece
  • Metal logo plate on tailpiece 1942-1948
  • Plate-mounted tuners

Colors:

  • Cremora Brown Shaded finish



B-3

  • 1940-1948

Body:

  • Fine-grain spruce top
  • Curly maple back & sides
  • Inlaid purfling

Neck:

  • Maple neck
  • Brazillian rosewood fingerboard

Hardware:

  • Brass hardware
  • Brazillian rosewood tailpiece
  • Metal logo plate on tailpiece 1942-1948
  • Plate-mounted tuners

Colors:

  • French Red with yellow highlighting



B-4

Epiphone B-4
Epiphone B-4
  • 1940-1957

Body:

  • Select spruce top
  • Curly maple back & sides
  • Inlaid purfling

Neck:

  • Maple neck
  • Brazillian rosewood fingerboard
  • 41" scale

Hardware:

  • Gold hardware
  • Brazillian rosewood tailpiece
  • Metal logo plate on tailpiece 1942-1948
  • Plate-mounted tuners

Colors:

  • Blonde
  • Light Golden Brown



B-5 Artist

Epiphone B-5
Epiphone B-5 Artist
  • 1941-1957

Body:

  • Fine-grain spruce top
  • Highly figured maple back & sides

Neck:

  • Maple neck
  • Brazillian rosewood fingerboard

Binding:'

  • 3-ply top & back

Hardware:

  • Gold hardware
  • Brazilian rosewood tailpiece
  • Metal logo plate on tailpiece (1942-1948)
  • Engraved plate-mounted tuners

Colors:

  • Blonde
  • Light Golden Brown



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