NGD G5565 junior

Discussion in 'Electromatic Gretsch Forum' started by Lesgrandepotato, Jan 24, 2020.

  1. Lesgrandepotato

    Lesgrandepotato Electromatic

    Jan 24, 2020
    [​IMG] I’m a happy bunny with my new guitar, total stunner. The only thing that surprised me when I got home is that the output is much lower than that of my Strat and my Les Paul.

    is this a gretsch thing? Do I just need a boost?
  2. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    Howdy! Welcome aboard! Pretty guitar!
    Pickups likely could use adjusting. Easy enough, and it's reversible if needs be.
    As t a boost---there are many here who'd suggest that Gretsch ought to include one of Tavo Vega's pedals with every guitar.
    Merc, pmac11 and LivingMyDream like this.
  3. CousinWarsh

    CousinWarsh Synchromatic

    Jun 24, 2018
    Western NY
    Welcome and beaut of a guitar, excellent choice.
  4. Beardog

    Beardog Country Gent

    Apr 15, 2018
    Nova Scotia
    Welcome and congrats, she's a beauty!
  5. musicman100

    musicman100 Country Gent

    Aug 15, 2008
  6. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    May 31, 2018
    Nice and congrats. I've got that model on my Reverb feed just waiting to find a used one at a better price.
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  7. Henry

    Henry Gretschified

    Apr 9, 2014
    Congrats. Raising the pickups may help. I do use a boost, but the amp volume knob should work too.
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  8. JC higgy

    JC higgy Friend of Fred

    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
    Welcome to GT!

    Congrats on the new geet,love the colour.
  9. Sid Nitzerglobin

    Sid Nitzerglobin Country Gent

    Jun 8, 2015
    That's a great blue IMO, Congrats!
  10. loudnlousy

    loudnlousy Friend of Fred

    Oct 18, 2015
  11. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Welcome to the forum, Lesgrandepotato! Congrats on your lovely new guitar!
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  12. LivingMyDream

    LivingMyDream Friend of Fred

    Welcome to Gretsch-Talk, Lesgrandepotato! Congrats on your beautiful new Gretsch!
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  13. phil66

    phil66 Gretschie

    Dec 5, 2019
    Welcome Aboard. Pretty little Baby ya have there.
  14. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

    Welcome to the forum Lesgrandepotato - that's a beauty!
  15. Zeek

    Zeek Synchromatic

    May 29, 2016
    Illinos USA
    Welcome, Congrads an Enjoy
  16. davenumber2

    davenumber2 Gretschie

    Nov 1, 2019
    Columbia, MO
    I’ve never thought much about this model...until now! A real beauty. Get those pickups up real close to the strings, she’ll come alive.
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  17. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    Wow. That is a beautiful colour! Congrats!
  18. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    Welcome! That’s a great looking Gretsch.
  19. Setzerhotrod

    Setzerhotrod Country Gent

    Oct 26, 2011
    Anchorage Alaska
    I've been eyeing those lately. Love the blue. Only problem is that I love the green too. Oh, and I'm partial to the white as well.
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  20. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    I'm told the orange one looks ok also.
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