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2006 Gretsch Brian Setzer Hot Rod

Discontinued and hard to find Gretsch in nitro flat black finish featuring TV Jones pickups. Includes original case and paperwork. Fully cleaned and set up in shop. Weighs in at a comfortable 7.0 lbs. This Gretsch is ready to hit the road!

Original specs from official Gretsch:

This is the Professional Series Gretsch G6120SHBKTV Brian Setzer Hot Rod model in the tough-as-nails flat black finish.  As the name implies this "Hot-Rod" is stripped down version of the standard Setzer model done in a matte black finish reminiscent of a primer coat on an old muscle car. They've removed all controls except master volume and a pickup selector so nothing gets in the way of the raw ’59 6120 sound. The TV Jones Classic pickups and a pinned bridge make this a very versatile Gretsch capable a great variety of sounds from vintage style clean tones to high gain rock & roll.

Rock this town...! The updated Gretsch Brian Setzer Hot Rod models have been stripped down and rebuilt to Brian's rockin' and exact specifications. The G6120SHTV comes stock with TV Jones® Classic pickups, 1959 trestle bracing, Sperzel® locking tuners, pinned Adjusto-maticTM bridge, Bigsby® B6C Vibrato tailpiece, and your choice of Flat Black, Candy Apple Red, Regal Blue, Tangerine, Purple, or New Lime Gold Hot Rod finishes. Also available with TV Jones designed Hot Rod pickups. The Professional Collection by Gretsch offers the absolute highest standard for the discriminating Professional player. Gretsch has spared no expense to both recreate the sound and feel of their original electric guitars of the 50's and 60's and to offer models with more modern advancements. With dozens of different models and variations to choose from, there truly is a Gretsch for every playing style from traditional Chet Atkin's style finger picking to hard driving Rock & Roll and beyond! With the Professional Collection, You can certainly have your Grandpa's Gretsch recreated with stunning authenticity, but you can also have a guitar that exceeds all standards of modern precision guitar building!

Model Name: Brian Setzer Hot Rod
Series: Signature Series from the Professional Collection
Colors: (869) Matte Black
Category: Hollow Body Guitars
Body Style: Single Cutaway
Scale Length: 24.6" (625mm)
Top: Arched Laminated Maple
Bracing: 1959 Style Trestle Bracing
Back & Sides: Laminated Maple Body, 16" Wide, 2.75" Deep
Neck: 2-Piece Maple k
Pickups: Two TV Jones® Classic Pickups
Pickup Switching:
3-Position Toggle:
Position 1. Bridge Pickup
Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups
Position 3. Neck Pickup
Master Volume,
Width at Nut: 1-11/16" (43mm)
Fretboard: Ebony, 9.45" Radius (240mm)
Bridge: Pinned Rosewood-Based Adjusto-MaticTM Bridge
Tailpiece: Gretsch Bigsby® B6C Vibrato Tailpiece
Hardware: Chrome-Plated
Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Case: Includes G6241 Deluxe Hardshell Case
Frets: 22
Machine Heads: Deluxe Sperzel® Nickel-Plated Die-cast Locking Tuners
Unique Features:
Chrome Hot Rod Plate on Headstock,Neo Classic "Thumbnail" Inlay Position Markers,Bound Fingerboard,Multiple Body Bindings,Delrin® Nut,1959 Style Trestle Bracing, Silver Plexi Pickguard with Hot Rod Graphic,
Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod

  • 16" full hollowbody
  • Rock maple neck
  • Bound ebonized rosewood fretboard
  • TV Jones designed Hot Rock pickups
  • Gretsch Bigsby vibrato tailpiece
  • Chrome hardware
  • 3-way pickup selector switch
  • Master volume control
  • Includes case