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

SKU #2410102815
United States of America $2,499.99 EST. U.S. STREET

Model Number 2410102815
Series Professional Collection
Family Bo Diddley
Platform Bo Diddley
Color Firebird Red
Number of Strings 6
Orientation Right-Hand
Build Solid Body
Cutaway Non Cutaway
Body Finish Gloss Urethane
Body Shape Bo Diddley
Body Material Maple
Body Back Mahogany
Body Top Laminated Maple
Body Depth 2" (50.8 mm)
Neck Material Rock Maple
Neck Finish Gloss Urethane
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Vintage Small
Nut Material Synthetic Bone
Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position Inlays White 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
Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™
Bridge Adjusto-Matic™ with Rosewood Base
Hardware Finish Gold-Plated
Tailpiece Gretsch® G-Cutout Tailpiece
Tuning Machines Grover® Rotomatic™ Die-Cast
Pickguard None
Control Knobs G-Arrow
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
Strap Buttons Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
Other Features Bo Diddley Signature on Trussrod Cover, Pearloid Dot Position Inlays, Body Binding, Inlaid Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Adjustable Truss Rod
Case/Gig Bag Included G6239 Gretsch® Bo Diddly Hardshell (p/n 099-6424-000)
Included Accessories Included: 099-6462-000 Gig Bag - Bo Diddley

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.

Its features include a striking semi-hollow body, three-piece rock maple neck, ebony fingerboard with pearl dot 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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