Vintage Gretsch Guitars

The tale of two 1955 6121’s: the next chapter

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And dry fit side view. Still need to check for angle, but it’s good to see the neck and body once again getting to know each other

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Nice build. Looks like John Dillinger shot up the back of that headstock.

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Using a small chisel, I slowly dig out around the wings trying not to damage what’s left of the original joint.

– Joe Desperado (aka: Jack Daniels)

These neck cav pix give me the willies. They remind me of the pictures my dentist would show me of my bad cavity before he fixed it. Disgusting.

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Wow, that's amazing. Thanks for all the pics.

Glad this one's in competent hands.

I've got "Glass Onion" in my head now.

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It's great to see these old geets rescued ,love these threads!

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Love this! I really like seeing these guitars rescued and seeing pictures of the process. Good stuff!

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Great work! I really like watching these restorations bringing back guitars to their former glory.


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