| Visit Our Catalog at SteelGuitarShopper.com |

Post new topic Flawless Smoke Green 2005 Gretsch 6118 SOLD LOCALLY
This topic is locked: you cannot edit posts or make replies.
Author Topic:  Flawless Smoke Green 2005 Gretsch 6118 SOLD LOCALLY
Nick Koff


From:
Lost Angeles, California
Post  Posted 31 Mar 2017 3:03 pm    
Reply with quote

2005 Gretsch 6118 25th Anniversary model w/Bigsby in great condition. Made in Japan in the Fujigen factory, 2005 $1375 /PayPal'd plus shipping. Set up and unplayed with Pyramid .011 strings

There have been a few upgrades, all professionally installed, specifically:

TV Jones Classic Plus pickups for Dual high-sensitivity Filter'Tron™ adjustable humbucking pickups
Sperzel tuners for original Gretsch deluxe high gear chrome-plated Grover V98C Sta-Tite Die-cast Tuners
Compton compensated copper bridge
Oh, yeah, and it has a Vibromate Spoiler, which makes restringing a 30 second proposition in the heat of the moment.

This is a very unique FMIC-era Gretsch in great shape. For those that are fans of the sound post, this is the holy grail: FMIC supervised, soundpost, with three-ply top. It is in excellent condition.

DETAILS

Neck: 3-piece laminated rock-maple 24-3/5" scale, joined at the 14th fret.
Fingerboard: Ebony-stained rosewood 12" radius, 22 frets Neo-classic pearl inlaid position markers
Headstock: Black headpiece, Metal plate designates Anniversary model
Truss Rod: Adjustable
Body: 16" side, 2-1/2" deep. Laminated maple construction Open-bound, thin-style F-holes Multiple binding Single cutaway Sound post bracing
Top - arched laminated maple
Electronics: TV Jones Classic Plus pickups
3-Position 'mud' (Master Tone) switch
* Position 1. Bridge Pickup
* Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups
* Position 3. Neck Pickup

Other features: Chrome-plated metal parts. Solid brass chrome plated control knobs, Gretsch Bigsby tailpiece, Sperzel tuners, Smoke green color, V-Cut Gretsch Bigsby, original Gretsch hard case.

Scale Length 24.6 (625 mm)
Width at Nut 1.687 (43 mm)

Included with the guitar are the original Gretsch deluxe high gear chrome-plated Grover V98C Sta-Tite Die-cast Tuners and the original Space Control Roller bridge.


















_________________
Just another belt & suspenders guy...


Last edited by Nick Koff on 24 Apr 2017 9:45 pm; edited 9 times in total
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website

Zach Keele

 

From:
Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA
Post  Posted 31 Mar 2017 7:04 pm    
Reply with quote

Sweet guitar. Kinda makes me want to sell something.
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail

Nick Koff


From:
Lost Angeles, California
Post  Posted 24 Apr 2017 5:06 pm    
Reply with quote

Sold locally; please close.
_________________
Just another belt & suspenders guy...
View user's profile Send private message Send e-mail Visit poster's website


All times are GMT - 8 Hours
Jump to:  
Please review our Forum Rules and Policies
Our Online Catalog
Strings, CDs, instruction, and steel guitar accessories
www.SteelGuitarShopper.com

The Steel Guitar Forum
148 S. Cloverdale Blvd.
Cloverdale, CA 95425 USA

Click Here to Send a Donation

Email SteelGuitarForum@gmail.com for technical support.


BIAB Styles
Ray Price Shuffles for Band-in-a-Box
by Jim Baron