Freshly set up in-house by our esteemed Guitar Tech and playing like a dream: A brand new Gretsch G6128T-53 Vintage Select '53 Duo Jet in gloss Black finish. A killer light weight Duo Sonic with 1953 details and a pair of Dynasonic-Style pickups to give you the sound you want. Comes with hard shell case. See below for more details and specifications.
Inspired by the pivotal and prolific years of Gretsch’s 1950s and early ’60s golden age, Vintage Select Edition guitars are designed for the player who appreciates the finest in musical instrument heritage. The G6128T-53 Vintage Select ’53 Duo Jet with Bigsby rocks that legacy with a finely crafted new take on one of Gretsch’s first and dearest models.
The Duo Jet debuted in 1953 as Gretsch’s flagship “solid body” guitar, although its signature power and punch came from its chambered mahogany design, which magnifies harmonic richness by letting air resonate between the top and body for livelier and more articulate tone. That’s all here on this original-era beauty, along with special touches including the rare Gretsch “script” headstock logo and dual TV Jones® T-Armond pickups that keenly replicate the vintage DynaSonic sound.
Grover Sta-Tite Tuners
1 11/16" Bone Nut
Mahogany Neck with 24.6" Scale Length
Neck Depth .83" at First Fret and .94" at Twelfth Fret
22 Medium Jumbo Frets
Bound Rosewood Fingerboard with Big Block MOP Inlays and 12" Radius
TV Jones T-Armond Single Coil Pickups
Compensated Aluminum Bridge on Rosewood Base with Bigsby Tailpiece
Laminated Maple on Chambered Mahogany Body in Gloss Black Finish
Weight 7 lb 13 oz
Original Hard Shell Case
Serial Number JT23020679