GRETSCH G6138 Bo Diddley Electric Guitar Firebird Red

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Gretsch G6138 Bo Diddley Electric Guitar Firebird Red

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$2,299.99
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Gretsch:241-0102-815

Bo Diddley rocked fans with his great chops, electrifying showmanship and outrageous guitars for more than 50 years. The G6138 is a faithful reproduction of the famous rectangular guitar Gretsch® built especially for him in 1958. Features include a striking Firebird Red semi-hollow body, three-piece rock maple neck, ebony fingerboard with dot pearl inlays, 1957-style headstock, dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ pickups, Adjusto-Matic™ bridge, “G”-cutout tailpiece, gold hardware and special Bo Diddley signature truss rod cover.

 

Specifications

General

  • Model Name: G6138 Bo Diddley
  • Series: Professional Collection
  • Color / MSRP* / Part # : Firebird Red / $3,200.00 / 241-0102-815


Body

  • Body Shape: Other
  • Body Back: Alder
  • Body Top: Laminated Maple
  • Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Body Depth: 2" (50.8 mm)
  • Body Width Lower Bout: 9.25" (235 mm)


Neck

  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
  • Fretboard: Ebony
  • Neck Material: Rock Maple
  • Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
  • Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)


Electronics

  • Pickup Configuration: H/H
  • Bridge Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron
  • Neck Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron
  • 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, Master Tone


Hardware

  • Hardware Finish: Gold-Plated
  • Bridge: Rosewood-Based Adjusto-Matic
  • Bridge Cover: Gretsch G-Cutout Tailpiece
  • Tuning Machines: Grover Rotomatic Die-Cast
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone


Miscellaneous

  • Unique Features: Bo Diddley Signature on Trussrod Cover, Pearloid Dot Position Inlays, Body Binding, Inlaid Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Adjustable Truss Rod


Accessories

  • Case Gig Bags: Deluxe Hardshell
  • Included Accessories: JP
  • Control Knobs: "G" Arrow
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Brands Gretsch
Stock Availability status Out of Stock
Item Condition NEW
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