Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet with Bigsby, Black

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  • Includes Deluxe Hardshell Case for Storage & Portability
  • Space Control Bridge & Bigsby B3C Vibrato Tailpiece
  • Zero Fret Evens Out String Action & Delivers Clean Tone
  • Grover Sta-Tite Die-Cast Tuners for Precise Tuning

Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet with Bigsby, Black

Details

The Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet with Bigsby is based on the original 1950s model, with modern improvements for today's player. Equipped with two High Sensitive Filter'Tron pickups, this updated iconic model filters out undesirable hums that are usually associated with single coil pickups, and blends perfectly with other instruments. This stunning guitar also features a chambered mahogany body, along with an arched laminated maple top which offer a rich, warm tone with plenty of resonance. Featuring all the traditional Gretsch elements including the Space Control bridge, Bigsby B3C vibrato tailpiece, grover Sta-Tite die-cast tuners, G Arrow control knobs and more. With all these great features, the Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet also includes a deluxe hardshell case for safely transporting your instrument between performances.

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Semi-Hollow Body Construction

The Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet is designed with mid-50s style sound chambers, for a semi-hollowed design, making the guitar lightweight, and offering a superb resonance. Its classic hollow body design offers crisp overtones while enhancing the overall resonance of the guitar, delivering bright tones. Its full-bodied, rounded sound is thanks to the laminated maple and mahogany combination, with the arched laminated maple top offering plenty of sparkle, while the mahogany body provides excellent warmth.

High Sensitive Filter'Tron Pickups

The Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet is equipped with two high sensitive Filter'Tron humbucking pickups, located in the bridge and neck position. These deliver a pristine high end, glassy midrange, robust low end and balanced harmonics for tone that blends seamlessly with other instruments. These type of pickups filter out undesirable hum, neon noises, crackle and electrical disturbance that is commonly associated with single-coil pickups. Controlling these pickups is easy with the "G"-Arrow control knobs, that offer independent volume, and a master volume, as well as a 3-position toggle switch for tonal variations.

Zero Fret Nut

Not only does the Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet provide the perfect combination of superb tone and classic looks, it is also equipped with a zero fret nut. Zero-Fret is a cleverly designed fret that holds the strings the correct distance above the other frets eliminating variances and evening out the string action for a clean tone.

Bigsby B3C Vibrato Tailpiece

Like many guitars by Gretsch, the G6128T-1962 features a Bigsby B3C Vibrato tailpiece which offers a smooth tremolo system to create classic sounding pitch bend, providing evenly spread movement across all strings. The Bigsby can be used to create subtle movements in chords, adding extra depth and texture to your sound.

Classic Appointments

The G6128T-1962 Duo Jet also comes heavily equipped with high quality appointments that make it worthy of wearing the Gretsch name. The G6128T offers total sophistication with its Neo Classic "Thumbnail" Inlay position markers, zero fret, bound fingerboard and headstock, multiple body binding, inlaid pearloid Gretsch logo on the headstock, silver plexi pickguard, knurled strap retainer knobs and adjustable truss rod. As well as these iconic features, the G6128T-1962 also includes a deluxe hardshell case for safely transporting your beloved instrument between your performances.

Features

  • Equipped with a pair of High Sensitive Filter'Tron pickups which filter out hum, neon noises, crackle and electrical disturbance
  • Includes deluxe hardshell case for storage and portability
  • Chambered mahogany body with arched laminated maple top
  • Unique cutaway design allows easy access to the higher frets
  • Neo classic pearloid thumbnails across the ebony fingerboard
  • Space Control™ bridge and Bigsby® B3C vibrato tailpiece
  • Zero fret nut evens out the string action and delivers a clean tone
  • Silver Plexi Pickguard with Gretsch® Logo
  • Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast tuners for precise tuning

Specifications

Body

  • Series: Gretsch® Professional Collection
  • Top Material: Arched Laminated Maple
  • Back Material: Mahogany
  • Body Shape: Jet™
  • Body Binding: Multiple
  • Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Body Colour: Black

Neck

  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Neck Binding: Bound Fingerboard
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Scale Length: 24.6" (625 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Ebony
  • Number of Frets: 22 (Plus Zero Fret)
  • Nut: "Zero Fret" Nut
  • Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"

Hardware & Electronics

  • Bridge Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
  • Neck Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume.
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Bridge: Ebony-Based Space Control™ Roller
  • Tuning Machines: Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
  • Control knobs: G-Arrow
  • Strings: NPS, .011, .014, .018, .028, .038, .049
  • Pickguard: Silver Plexi Pickguard with Gretsch® Logo
  • Case: G6238 Deluxe Hardshell Case