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Gretsch 6120 Orange 1969 (s428)


SKU: G6120OR65

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Body: Maple

Neck: Maple neck with a medium-round profile, 1 5/8” wide nut, ebony fretboard, 12” radius, and thumbnail inlays (serial number dates to 1969)

Pickups/Hardware: Grover tuners, two Pat Number toaster tops (Rated at 4.8kOhms in the neck and 4.6k in the bridge), three-way pickup selector switch, volume and tone controls, string mute

Cosmetic Condition: The finish has some nice checking lines and some average play wear and dings but overall it’s looking good for its age. The back and sides have some average wear and dings but no major structural damage. The neck has some minor dings and dents as well some slight finish wear but it’s smooth for the most part and plays well. There is a repaired crack on the fretboard between the zero fret and 1st fret (see photos). The headstock has some average wear around the edges but is free of any cracks or repairs. This Gretsch is looking good for its age!

Playability: The strings are low, play nicely, and ring out clearly with minimal buzz.

Modifications/Repairs: Repro switch tips, missing Bigsby (replaced by trapeze tailpiece), refret, repro nut, repaired crack in board between 0 fret and nut on treble side, repro bridge

Weight: 7lbs 3oz

Case: Original hardshell

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