1965 GIBSON EB0-F BASS
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1965 Gibson EB0-F characteristics: Pearloid inlaid Gibson logo on headstock with the "i" dot disconnected from the "G" and opened "o", pearloid crown inlay centered on headstock, two screw plastic truss rod cover with no model name, Kluson clover riveted tuners with slot head screws, unbound rosewood 20 fret board with pearloid dot fret markers, short scale glued in neck, one large four pole humbucker pickup at neck butt, pickguard including two fuzz knobs, curved ebony thumb rest under the G string, nickel hand rest, two silver top/black bell shaped knobs with no words and metal position pointers, CTS potentiometers, resistors, capacitors, 9 volt battery, nickel bar bridge with a hex intonation screw at each of the two mounting poles, input jack on body front, strapholder on body back, four screw plastic controls access cover on body back, molded black chipboard case with crimson interior.
Gibson shipped a total of 92 EB0-F's in 1965. For 1965 serial numbers see the "Gibson Serial Number Chart". For more precise dating cross reference the serial number with the instrument's potentiometer codes.