Joined for commiserations

Discussion in 'New Member Intros' started by THISISDINOSAUR, Jan 19, 2020.

  1. ZackyDog

    ZackyDog Friend of Fred

    Feb 6, 2015
    In the USA
    Sincere condolences to you. I hope it can be repaired or...replaced.

    And welcome to Gretsch-Talk.
  2. Dana Rudd

    Dana Rudd Electromatic

    Nov 26, 2019
    Greybull, WY
    It makes me sick seeing that and it's not even mine. So sorry for your luck. I hope it can be resolved with the shipper.
    Forgot to say "Welcome to the forum."
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  3. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Ah no, that is horrible!
  4. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

  5. andreww1962

    andreww1962 Gretschie

    Apr 30, 2019
    On the bright side, lots of gluing area and a pretty clean break. Should be a pretty easy fix.

    THISISDINOSAUR Electromatic

    Oct 21, 2019
    Thanks everyone! Hopefully I can get it sorted out soon.

    I saw that, it seems like quite the coincidence.

    That is beautiful. I don't have any (semi) solid bodies, but that makes me sorely tempted. I've never tried a tension bar bigsby though.

    It was used, but in very good condition besides the break. There isn't any obvious damage to the case whatsoever! Made the blow when I opened it all the worse.
    I think the case is specific to the Kenny.

    Yep! Although I think the shipping was insured, and so far the seller hasn't asked me to send it back, so we'll see what happens.

    I'm hardly an expert, but I had the same thought when I saw it.

    I do! There's the aforementioned falcon:


    And I have a double cut electromatic:


    And this year I got a Hofner for super cheap (£400 new with a hard case!)


    And finally my electromatic bass:

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  7. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Nice little family! :)
  8. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    That’s a nice collection. And that beautiful Falcon would be the crown jewel for many!
  9. phil66

    phil66 Gretschie

    Dec 5, 2019
    Hurts to see that. Welcome. I hope you get it fixed soon
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