G6138 Bo Diddley, "G" Cutout Tailpiece, Ebony Fingerboard, Firebird Red

SKU #2410102815
RRP $4,199.00


Model Number 2410102815
Series Gretsch® Professional Collection
Color Firebird Red
Orientation Right-Hand
Body Finish Gloss Urethane
Body Shape Bo Diddley
Body Material Maple
Body Depth 2" (50.8 mm)
Neck Material Rock Maple
Neck Finish Gloss Urethane
Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Number of Frets 22
Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position Inlays Pearloid Dot
Headstock Jet™ Style
Neck Plate NA
Bridge Pickup High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone
Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™
Bridge Adjusto-Matic™ with Rosewood Base
Tuning Machines Grover® Rotomatic™ Die-Cast
Pickguard None
Control Knobs G-Arrow
Strings NPS, .010-.046 Gauges

Bo Diddley rocked fans with his sterling 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 semi-hollow body, three-piece rock maple neck, ebony fingerboard with dot pearl inlays, 1957-style headstock, dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups, Adjusto-Matic™ bridge, “G”-cutout tailpiece, gold hardware and special Bo Diddley signature truss rod cover.


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