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SG® Hardshell Guitar Case

Model: 1SKB-61

The new SKB-61 has a re-designed interior to fit all Gibson and Epiphone SG® guitars, except 12 string,and the ESP LTD Viper series guitars, except 12 strings. The exterior of the SKB-61 SG Body Style® Guitar case ...

Instrument Max Dims 
Body Length: 15.60 in (39.62 cm)
Body Depth: 3.00 in (7.62 cm)
Lower Bout: 13.00 in (33.02 cm)
Upper Bout: 10.75 in (27.31 cm)
The new SKB-61 has a re-designed interior to fit all Gibson and Epiphone SG® guitars, except 12 string,and the ESP LTD Viper series guitars, except 12 strings. The exterior of the SKB-61 SG Body Style® Guitar case incorporates superior structural and design features such as a molecular weight polyethylene shell and rigid EPS interior foam to cradle the guitar securely and absorb shock, molded-in bumper design to provide maximum protection for the valance system, and full-length neck support.

SKB's new trigger release latchs are made of indestructable fiberglass reinforced nylon and include a TSA recognized and accepted lock. The over-molded handle is comfortable and perfectly balanced.

The new TSA recognized and accepted trigger release latching system enables you to lock your case and still be inspected at airport security.



Gibson Trademarks are owned by Gibson Guitar Corp. and SKB is in no way affiliated with Gibson Guitar Corp.

Features
  • Fits Gibson and Epiphone SG® guitars (except 12 strings and left handed)
  • Fits ESP LTD Viper series guitars (except 12 strings and left handed)
  • Trigger release latches
  • TSA recognized and accepted locks
  • Comfortable rubber over-molded cushioned handle
  • Molded-in bumpers
  • Full length neck support
  • Rigid EPS foam interiors prevent instruments from moving
Specifications
Interior Length
39.50 in
100.33 cm
Exterior Length
42.50 in
107.95 cm
Exterior Width
17.00 in
43.18 cm
Exterior Depth
5.50 in
13.97 cm
Instrument Body Length
15.60 in
39.62 cm
Instrument Body Depth
3.00 in
7.62 cm
Instrument Lower Bout
13.00 in
33.02 cm
Instrument Upper Bout
10.75 in
27.31 cm
Carton Length
43.75 in
111.13 cm
Carton Width
17.50 in
44.45 cm
Carton Depth
7.00 in
17.78 cm
Shipping Weight
11.20 lb
5.08 kg
Product Weight
8.20 lb
3.72 kg

Lifetime Warranty

SKB brand hardshell cases are fully warranted against defects in materials and craftsmanship for the life of the case to the original owner. That means if your case breaks, SKB will supply replacement parts, repair the case, or replace your case for as long as you own it. Proof of Purchase is required for all warranty claims. Electronic components in SKB brand hardshell pedalboard systems are warranted for five years from date of purchase. Soft cases and gig bags are warranted for one year from date of purchase. Foam is not covered by SKB’s warranty. SKB is not responsible for the shipping cost to our facility. However, SKB will cover all of the costs of repairs and/or replacements, as well as the return shipping. To request a return authorization for a warranty claim or field replaceable parts, please contact our customer service department through our online Support Request form. SKB hardshell cases are warranted for life to the original owner only. Cases used for rental purposes, used by institutions or schools, modified or used cases are not covered by this warranty.

Do you make custom cases?
Yes. Minimum quantities are required. Contact our Music Division at 800-410-2024

How do I register my case or rack for the lifetime warranty?
You may register yourself as the original owner of the case or rack at SKB Music Division Product Registration.

How do I request replacement parts?
Original owners of SKB brand hardshell cases may order replacement parts online at no cost and with free shipping. To request field replaceable parts please visit the SKB Store for instructions. You will receive a discount code for use at the SKB Store equal to the online price of the replacement parts you need.

How long will a repair take?
A repair usually takes about two weeks from the time we receive your case.

Is it possible to update my older case with the new TSA latches?
No. Only newer SKB products are designed to accommodate this new latch. Older model cases can not be retrofitted.

What do I have to do before I return my case for repair?
Contact our Customer Service Department at customerservice@skbcases.com or 800-410-2024 for a Return Authorization Number. Please have the model number of the case on hand.

Where will I find my model number on my case?
It is not on your case. You will find the number on your original proof of purchase receipt.

The following products have been checked by an SKB Product Specialist and do fit in the SG® Hardshell Guitar Case:

  • Epiphone GSeries
  • Epiphone SG Series
  • ESP/LTD Viper Series
  • Gibson SG Series