Years of Production: 1969 - 1985, 1992 - 2009
Unique to this Era: Starting in 1977, Les Paul Deluxe has two-piece body: Mahogany with Maple top like the original eras of Les Pauls.
Body Style: Single cutaway solidbody
Wood Composition: Mahogany body with Maple top, three-piece Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboard
Design Elements: Two mini-humbucker pickups, trapezoid inlays, Kluson deluxe tuners, four control knobs, three-way pickup selector, white pickguard, bound fingerboard, stopbar tailpiece and Tune-o-matic bridge
Notable Les Paul Players: Jimmy Page, Slash, Neil Young, Alex Lifeson, Pete Townshend