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Gretsch G6120-1959LTV Chet Atkins Hollowbody - Orange Lacquer (000)

Gretsch G6120-1959LTV Chet Atkins Hollowbody - Orange Lacquer (000)

By Gretsch

$ 3,124.99
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List: 4450.00

 

The ’59 Gretsch® 6120 Chet Atkins Hollow Body made the sound that defined a generation. This model has special touches including trestle bracing, dual TV Jones® Classic pickups and a lacquer finish. Features include bound archtop body with bound oversized f holes, two-piece maple neck, bound ebony fingerboard with zero fret and Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays, three-position pickup switch, three-position master tone switch, gold plexi pickguard with “Chet Atkins” signature signpost, chrome “rocking bar” bridge, gold-plated hardware, gold-plated Grover® Sta-Tite™ tuners, bound headstock with curly maple overlay, and Bigsby® B6C vibrato tailpiece.

 

General

Model Name: G6120-1959LTV Chet Atkins Hollow Body
Series: Professional Collection
Color / MSRP* / Part # :
  • Lacquer 
    $4,450.00
    240-1253-822

Body

Body Shape: Nashville®
Body Back: Laminated Maple
Body Sides: Laminated Maple
Body Top: Arched Laminated Maple
Bracing: 1959 Style Trestle
F Holes Sound Holes: Bound Oversized "F"-Holes
Body Depth: 2.75" (70 mm)
Body Width Lower Bout: 16" (40.64 cm)
Body Binding: Multiple

Neck

Number of Frets: 22
Position Inlays: Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Head Stock Binding: Bound
Fretboard: Ebony
Neck Material: Maple
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Scale Length: 24.6" (625 mm)
Neck Binding: Bound Fingerboard

Electronics

Pickup Configuration: HH
Bridge Pickup: TV Jones® Classic
Neck Pickup: TV Jones® Classic
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Controls: Volume 1.(Neck Pickup), Volume 2.(Bridge Pickup), Master Volume.

Hardware

Hardware Finish: Chrome-Plated
Bridge: Rosewood-Based Chrome "Rocking" Bar
Bridge Cover: Bigsby® B6C Vibrato Tailpiece with Gretsch® Logo
Tuning Machines: Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
String Nut: "Zero Fret" Nut
Tremolo Arm Handle: Bigsby® Flat Handle
Auxiliary Switching: 3-Position Master Tone Switch: Position 1. Medium Level, High Frequency Roll Off. Position 2. Switch Out of Circuit, Pickup Wide Open. Position 3. Slight Level, High Frequency Roll Off

Miscellaneous

Unique Features: Neo Classic "Thumbnail" Inlay Position Markers, Bound Fingerboard and Headstock, Multiple Body Bindings, Curly Maple Headstock Overlay, Inlaid Pearloid Horseshoe and Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Bound Oversized F-Holes, Gold Plexi Pickguard with "Chet Atkins" Signature Signpost, Chrome Bar Bridge Paired with Aluminum Bigsby® and Gold-Plated Hardware, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod

Accessories

Case Gig Bags: Deluxe Hardshell
Included Accessories: Includes G6241 Deluxe Hardshell Case
Control Knobs: G-Arrow

 

 

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