# Vibrato - Bigsby, B3, for Thin Hollows And Semi-Hollows

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# Vibrato - Bigsby, B3, for Thin Hollows And Semi-Hollows

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Bigsby B3 Specifications

• Model Name: B-3
• Series: Original Kalamazoo Line
• Manufacturing Method: Sand Cast
• Manufacturing Material: Aluminum
• Approximate weight: 296 grams/10.4 oz.
• Overall Length: 7 ⅝" /193.7mm
• Overall Width: 3 ⅝" /92.1mm
• Arm adjusts with ⅛" Allen wrench and $\frac{5}{16}$" socket wrench

*Designed for use on thin electric hollow and semi-hollow guitars Multiple color options available.

Bigsby Part No: 0495-B3
Bigsby Part No: 0495-B3G

RoHS Compliant
SKU:
P-GB3-X
Item ID:
002087
Brand:
Bigsby
Part Numbers
ColorOur Part NumberUPC/EAN
AluminumP-GB3-A609722127578
GoldP-GB3-G609722127585
 Packaging Dimensions 11.5 in. × 5.5 in. × 1.5 in. Weight (Packaging) Aluminum version 0.8 lbs. Gold version 0.84 lbs.

## Specifications, Files, and Documents

Specification Sheet / Schematic (397.75 KB)

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Asked by Anonymous on August 15th, 2017. 1 person subscribed to this question
August 15th, 2017
It should work and will be a permanent modification. You will also have to cover up the holes for the stop tailpiece. The B7 is a popular choice and we have the Vibramate adapter kit that will allow you to mount a B7 with no permanent modifications to your guitar!
Asked by Anonymous on August 17th, 2017. 1 person subscribed to this question
August 17th, 2017
The center to center distance is 1 5/16" (33.274mm).
Asked by Anonymous on August 30th, 2017. 1 person subscribed to this question
August 30th, 2017
We carry a left handed version of the B5 and B7 but not the B3.
Asked by Anonymous on October 6th, 2017. 1 person subscribed to this question
October 6th, 2017
The spring has a diameter of 0.75" and a height of 0.88".
Asked by Anonymous on June 21st, 2018. 1 person subscribed to this question
June 21st, 2018
Staff Member
The Aluminum version of the B3 is very close in color to nickel hardware, but not an exact match. Doing a google image search for "Les Paul Bigsby" should pull up some images to give you a good idea of the color contrast between the two.
Asked by Anonymous on August 31st, 2018. 1 person subscribed to this question
September 5th, 2018
Staff Member
From the limited info we could find, it appears that this B3 unit or the B6 unit will work for the guitar in question. The B6 unit would be more likely to fit properly.
Asked by Anonymous on September 14th, 2018. 1 person subscribed to this question
September 14th, 2018
Staff Member
We do not have sufficient cross reference materials to verify if this will fit your guitar. You will want to compare the drawing above with sizing information with the dimensions of your guitar.
Asked by Anonymous on September 22nd, 2018. 1 person subscribed to this question
September 25th, 2018
Staff Member
This unit may work, but more likely, the B6 will be a better choice for a deeper bodied guitar. https://www.amplifiedparts.com/products/vibrato-bigsby-b6-large-hollow-body-guitars
Asked by Anonymous on January 7th, 2019. 1 person subscribed to this question