neck typeGB 3pc Maple set-in neck
bodySolid Spruce top/Flamed Maple back & sides
fretboardBound Ebony fretboard w/GB40THII special inlay
fretMedium frets w/Artstar fret edge treatment
number of frets22
bridgeEbony bridge
tailpieceVT14 tailpiece w/40th Anniversary specially designed wood cover
neck pickupGB special (H) neck pickup (Passive/Alnico)
bridge pickupGB special (H) bridge pickup (Passive/Alnico)
factory tuning1E, 2B, 3G, 4D, 5A, 6E
stringFlatwound strings
string gauge.011/.015/.022w/.030/.040/.050
nutHalf-Bone/Half-Brass nut
hardware colorGold

Neck Dimensions

Scale :628mm/24.7"
a : Width43mm at NUT
b : Width57mm at 22F
c : Thickness20mm at 1F
d : Thickness22mm at 9F
Radius :305mmR

Body Dimensions

a : Length18 7/8"
b : Width14 1/2"
c : Max Depth4"




Ebony Fretboard w/Artstar Fret Edge Treatment

The Ebony fretboard with Artstar fret edge treatment provides tight response and smooth left-hand fingering.

GB Special Pickups

GB special pickups are installed and float off the body, eliminating feedback and enabling a superbly warm jazz sound.

Half-Bone/Half Brass Nut

The splendid George Benson Signature GB40TH features a specially-designed half bone/half brass nut.

Sure Grip III Control Knobs

The Sure Grip III knobs are designed for precise control with nonslip functionality, along with smooth and classic looks.