Gretsch-GEAR Atkins in the ‘70s: Axes and Chets 7680 Super Axe

1977 Gretsch 7680: 11-71XX

Owned by
gretschcrush
Body style
Single Cutaway Solidbody
Color(s)
Pumpkin Orange (used in the '70s)
Fretboard
Ebony with Small square triplets inlays
Nut
Delrin/Synthetic Bone
Pickups
DiMarzio or generic humbucker
Tuners
Unknown
Controls
  • Master Volume
  • Neck pickup volume
  • Bridge pickup volume
  • Master Tone (knob)
  • Pickup selector switch
  • Tone Switch
  • Treble Boost Switch
  • Neck Pickup Tone
  • Bridge Pickup Tone
  • Compressor/Sustain
  • Phaser Blend
  • Phaser Rate
  • Compressor Switch
  • Phaser Switch
  • Baldwin-Type knobs
Bridge
BadAss
Tailpiece
None
saw it - was intrigued by the active circuitry (as you are!!!) and thought I will buy and sell it on if I don't like it. I love the look and sound of this baldwin treasure. To me this is up there with the best of them. Great feeling guitar. Has schaller tuners and burns gearbox.
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