Bigsby B5

Bigsby B5 Vibrato

Bigsby B5 Vibrato

The B5, sometimes referred as the Bigsby “horseshoe” is designed for flat top solid body guitars. Attaching via four screws to a guitar’s top, the B5 is extremely versatile. B5s are common on many styles of guitars including SGs, Les Paul Jrs, Telecasters, and Rickenbacker 325s.

Bigsby B-5 Specifications

  • Model Name: B-5
  • Series: Original Kalamazoo Line
  • Manufacturing Method: Cast
  • Manufacturing Material: Aluminum
  • Approximate Weight: 287 Grams/10.1 oz.
  • Overall Length: 4 3/4”/120.65mm
  • Overall Width: 3 3/4”/95.3mm

*Designed for use on flat top electric guitars

*Reproduction B5 Blueprint – Click for Detail

Video Installations:

Step by step B5 installation on a Squier Telecaster