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Gretsch Super Axe Sunburst 1979



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Body: Laminate maple; semi-hollow

Neck: Maple neck with a "C" profile, 1 5/8" wide nut, ebony fretboard, and block inlays

Neck Thickness: .83" at the 1st fret, .89" at the 12th fret

Pickups/Hardware: Original tuners / bridge, Gibson '57 Classic humbuckers (rated at 7.7 kOhms in the neck and 8.6 k in the bridge), three-way pickup mini-toggle switch, volume and tone controls, controls for phaser and compression

Cosmetic Condition: The top is looking great for the age with some scratching and play wear throughout. The sides have some finish chips and small binding cracks and the back has some scratching. The neck is mostly smooth with light wear and the headstock has light swirling and dings. This Super Axe is a vintage beaut' in great condition all around!

Playability: The strings are nice and low, play great, and ring out clearly across the board.

Modifications/Repairs: The pickups have been replaced with Gibson 57 Classics. The pickup selector switch has been replaced.

Weight: 9 lbs 5oz

Case: Original hardshell

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