Gretsch Garage Sale

For Sale: Gretsch G6122-1959 Nashville Classic (2004)

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I am selling my G6122-1959 to pick up a Setzer model. It is listed on eBay at:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&item=120451986015

*I replaced the original Bigsby® stationary arm vibrato tailpiece with a NEW Bigsby® stationary arm vibrato tailpiece. In addition, I replaced the original gold plated Rocker Bridge with a new Brass Tru-Arc 12” radius rocker bridge. Both were upgraded this month. I will include the original parts in this sale.

Oh, I have a 100% seller rating on eBay for ALL of my 495 transactions including several high-end guitars.

Regards,

Joe

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You're killin' me. Nice guitar and a great price IMO. Someone buy this!!!

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arcangel6 said: The guitar arrived today and all I can say is OH MY GOD! I have literally owned over 120 guitars in my lifetime and I had no idea Gretsch produce guitars of this quality! WOW, sorry did I say that already? Up to this point, I thought the finest neck on any guitar I owned was a Benedetto Bambino. The'59 is most definitely in that league 'neck-wise'. The sound sets it apart completely. I went ahead and ordered the Tru-Arc Bridges from Proteus. I am soo looking forward to playing this thing!!!!

Just curious -- What changed your mind about the '59? To each his own, but selling it at a loss in order to buy a Setzer doesn't make sense to me.

Don't take this as a personal thing -- I'm just curious about your decision.

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Yeah, I'm curious too. That guitar has been praised to high heaven on this site. What didn't work for you?

... it sure sold quickly!

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Aw a sad thing for me to see this posting a day too late... I tried one of these guys out just yesterday (with a price tag brand new of ~$3000 CAD) and it flipped my lid. The only thing I didn't care for was the stationary arm, but you seemed to have remedied that - dang. Well, even if I had seen it in time, I'm not sure I would have purchased, as I'm still in the midst of my "research".

I must say, I'm equally curious to know what made you decide to give it up. It's none of my business, I realize, so I can't reasonably expect you to answer... Like Senojnad said, to each his own.

Cheers!


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