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Gretsch G6128T-1962 Duo Jet with Bigsby Double Cutaway Ebony Fingerboard Black
This early ’60s version of the classic Gretsch® Duo Jet™ features a sleek double-cutaway mahogany body, dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups, tone switch circuitry, ebony fingerboard with Neo-Classic™ "thumbnail" inlays, Space Control™ bridge and Bigsby® B3C vibrato tailpiece.
|Model Name:||G6128T-1962 Duo Jet™ with Bigsby®, Double Cutaway, Ebony Fingerboard, Black|
|Body Depth:||1.5" (38.1 mm)|
|Body Material:||Chambered Mahogany|
|Body Finish:||Gloss Urethane|
|Body Top:||Arched Laminated Maple|
|Neck Binding:||Bound Fingerboard|
|Scale Length:||24.6" (625 mm)|
|Fingerboard Radius:||12" (305 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||22 (Plus Zero Fret)|
|String Nut:||"Zero Fret" Nut|
|Nut Width:||1.6875" (42.8 mm)|
|Neck Finish:||Gloss Urethane|
|Position Inlays:||Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"|
|Bridge Pickup:||High Sensitive Filter'Tron™|
|Neck Pickup:||High Sensitive Filter'Tron™|
|Controls:||Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume.|
|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:||Ebony-Based Space Control™ Roller|
|Tuning Machines:||Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast|
|Pickguard:||Silver Plexi Pickguard with Gretsch® Logo|
|Strings:||NPS, .011, .014, .018, .028, .038, .049|
|Unique Features:||Neo Classic "Thumbnail" Inlay Position Markers, Zero Fret, Bound Fingerboard and Headstock, Multiple Body Binding, Inlaid Pearloid Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Silver Plexi Pickguard, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod|
|Included Accessories:||Includes G6238 Deluxe Hardshell Case|
The Breedlove Concert is the original Breedlove shape. It first appeared in 1992, and has been the best-selling Breedlove body shape ever since. Designed specifically for the fingerstylist to be well balanced, compact, and comfortable to play, it generates a wonderfully articulate range of tone with an ample low end that is never boomy, but always felt. The unique construction also allows the Concert to sing even at a full strum. If you’re a fingerstylist, or are seeking an instrument to use as vocal accompaniment, this is the shape for you. The Concert is engineered to provide exceptional sustain with a pronounced bass response, both of which can be achieved with a light touch. The graduated top works in harmony with the Breedlove Bridge Truss to provide an even response throughout the lows, mids, and highs, with sustain, and clear, concise, note-for-note projection.
The Breedlove Bridge Truss (BBT) reduces tension on the soundboard of the guitar, so the top wood is able to vibrate more freely, producing remarkable sustain, balance, and clarity. The BBT also allows for a thinner graduated top, thereby allowing Breedlove craftsmen to bring out the optimal sound from the top wood without sacrificing structural stability. Relieving much of the string tension from the bridge prevents “bridge belly,” ensuring top stability for decades. Guitar strings can exert up to 230 pounds of pull from the nut to the bridge. Traditional methods for preventing top bowing at the bridge usually involve heavy internal bracing and thicker tops. The BBT compensates for this pressure in an innovative way: The BBT is mounted to the bridge from the inside and is connected into the tail block of the guitar, pulling downward on the underside of the bridge to distribute some of the tension, relieving pressure on the top. The resulting tonal effect on BBT-equipped guitars is more resonance and livelier sound with enhanced overtones.
Breedlove guitars feature a slimmer neck profile, which enables comfortable play, even with smaller hands. The hand-rubbed, semi-gloss Breedlove neck finish also contributes to ideal playability. The labor-intensive finish process includes precise finish coat applications, fine sanding, and hand buffing and rubbing.
The Breedlove Pinless Bridge helps maintain the integrity of the top by eliminating the need for six drilled string holes. The fewer holes in your soundboard, the more evenly the sound wave can move across the interior, without any loss of energy. The Breedlove Pinless Bridge also provides a gentler string-break angle from the bridge to the top of the saddle, reducing saddle strain. This innovative bridge also makes string changes a breeze, especially on 12 strings. Plus, you’ll never again have to worry about lost, worn-out, or broken bridge pins.
Genuine mahogany, swietenia macrophylla, can be found from Mexico to southern Amazonia in Brazil. Mahogany is a medium-lightweight wood, ranging in color from light brown to dark, and is primarily used for necks because of the feel and the stability it provides. It offers a balanced, resonant tone with notable sustain – a thick bottom end, rich midrange, and controlled, warm top end finish out the sound. The coloration is a reddish brown.
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