The Gibson Les Paul Standard Double Cut has been in production for a good few years. In 1998 Gibson started with the issue of the Les Paul DC Standard, which was produced in a few great translucent tops, notably Green, Red, Amber and Ocean Blue to name but a few. Theses were characterised by killer looking gloss Flame Burst finish on a nicely figured maple top, capping off a double-cut Mahogany body. Slim profile set Mahogany neck, topped with a bound 22/24-fret Rosewood board. Tone was supplied by a pair of humbuckers with 3-way switch and master volume and tone. Usually Gold hardware, including Standard factory supplied Grover tuners. The playability of these pretty tone monster is awesome.
1998 Gibson Les Paul Standard DC in Satin finish
1998 Gibson Les Paul Standard DC in Amber
1998 Gibson Les Paul Standard DC in Ocean Blue
2010 Example of Gibson Les Paul Standard, DC, in charcoal grey