NGD: Ramjac-Modded G5122

Discussion in 'Electromatic Gretsch Forum' started by Groutsch, Sep 19, 2019.

  1. Groutsch

    Groutsch Electromatic

    57
    Jun 9, 2018
    Maryland, US
    I'm the proud new owner of @ramjac's walnut G5122, which he modded with, among other things, TV Jones pickups. The Super'Tron in the neck and the Classic Plus in the bridge are the same configuration as Gretsch uses in the G6122T-59 Vintage Select Edition. They give the guitar a strong voice that can range from flute-clean to snarling, with well balanced bass and treble.

    I started looking for an affordable walnut Gretsch after my heart fluttered over @mbkri's Country Gentleman. This "middle class Gent," as @wildeman called it, was just what I wanted. It looks great, plays easy, and sounds awesome.

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  2. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    Chicago
    Very handsome. The Compton and the v cut Bigsby make a fine back end behind those pickups.
    Thats a good looking guitar right there.
     
    Last edited: Sep 19, 2019
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  3. calebaaron666

    calebaaron666 Country Gent

    Aug 15, 2018
    Portland, Maine
    That is definitely a classy babe ya got there.
    Congrats!
     
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  4. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    Age:
    65
    May 31, 2018
    Mills River NC
    Very nice!! I'd say it's even an "upper middle class" Gent.
     
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  5. Trash Kidd

    Trash Kidd Country Gent

    Age:
    53
    Dec 14, 2015
    London U.K.
    Congrats! Nice Gretsch...
     
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  6. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Age:
    60
    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Real sharp lookin' . Congrats and enjoy
     
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  7. JC higgy

    JC higgy Friend of Fred

    Age:
    48
    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
    Congrats ,cool geet that!
     
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  8. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
    norcal
    Definitely gated community material.
     
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  9. ramjac

    ramjac Gretschie

    389
    Aug 14, 2011
    Wisconsin
    It just needed to escape from Wisconsin out into the big city.
     
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