Gibson Flying V Robot Refin in Ebony Finish 2008 SKB flight Case (Modified)

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Gibson Flying V Robot Refin in Ebony Finish made in 2008 with SKB TSA flight case . This guitar features a Mahogany Body With Mahogany Neck and a Ebony fingerboard. Equipped with Gibson humbuckers, 500T In the bridge and a 496R in the neck, Controlled by a 3-way toggle, 1-Master volume and 1-Master tone The 24.75” scale length neck has acrylic trapezoid inlays, 22 Medium jumbo frets, with a slim taper neck profile. All the Gibson robot electronics have been removed and upgraded with matching black hardware comprised of Grover locking tuning machines, Tone Pro’s locking tune-o-matic bridge with locking stop tail fitted with brass saddles and black speed knobs. The Refin was professionally done and looks excellent.

 The Guitar was refinished and retrofitted from a Flying V Robot into an awesome playing configuration, Gibson should have sent it out this way to begin with! The simplicity of super stable all locking hardware, black on black with gold and brass accents really make this guitars attitude shine. It is in excellent condition, there are some light surface marks and two small dimples in the top you can see under direct light, there is a finish split at the electronics cavity cover (See Pics)

Freshly setup up in standard tuning and restrung with 10-46 strings. Includes an SKB TSA fitted flight case and strap locks.


  • Make: Gibson
  • Model: Flying V Robot (Refin)
  • Year: 2008
  • Finish: Ebony (Refin)
  • Country of Origin: USA
  • Serial #082072
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Weight: 6lbs 15.8oz
  • Body Type: Solid
  • Body Wood: Mahogany
  • Scale Length: 24.75″
  • Radius: 12”
  • Neck Joint: Set neck
  • Neck Wood: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Neck Profile: Slim Taper
  • Inlays: Acrylic Trapazoid
  • Nut Material: Graph Tech
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16
  • Frets: 22 Medium Jumbo
  • Bridge Pickup: Gibson 500T
  • Neck Pickup: Gibson 496R
  • Controls: 1-Master Volume 1-Master Tone
  • Output: 1/4 mono
  • Switch: 3-Way Toggle Switch
  • Hardware: Black/Gold/Brass
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Locking with Kidney Buttons
  • Bridge: Tone Pros Locking Tune-o-matic with brass saddles and locking Stop tail
  • Knobs: Black SpeedKnobs
  • String Gauge: 10-46
  • Case: SKB Fitted TSA Flight Case
  • Modifications/Upgrades: DE-Roboted! Refin, Locking Tuning machines, locking bridge /locking stop tail, brass saddles, pickup rings, Gold accents (input nut/washer, switch tip/nut, converted to a standard volume/tone setup with orange drop capacitor. Strap lock buttons, truss rod cover.

Additional information

Weight30 lbs
Dimensions45 × 18 × 6 in





Flying V Robot