Anyone Playing a Pair of These?

Discussion in 'THE Gretsch Discussion Forum' started by rake_ether, Sep 10, 2020.

  1. 5120mantis

    5120mantis Country Gent

    Mar 6, 2011
    I got a '64 goldfoil on my synchromatic in the neck, its pretty cool
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  2. Henry

    Henry I Bleed Orange

    Apr 9, 2014
    Just once, but it was the same day I tried T Armando for the first time and that is what I remember. Gold foils are the only gold hardware I'd consider, although I like those silver foils even more!
  3. jfassett

    jfassett Synchromatic

    Dec 9, 2017
    I have 3 guitars with goldfoils... Supro Westbury, Silvertone Jupiter and I even put a set of GFS foils in my Gretsch 5420, I love the tone! The Supro goldfoils are amazing!
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  4. larryr

    larryr Gretschie

    Mar 6, 2012
    Camarillo, Ca.
    Just ordered a neck dearmond spec gold foil in p90 form from
    Gemini pickups. I'll report back.
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  5. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
    What you really need to do is take the mouthpiece from an old telephone and wire it to a 1/4" jack, then you drop it into an acoustic guitar, AWESOME! Dont just take my word for it.
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  6. BorderRadio

    BorderRadio Country Gent

    Mar 6, 2014
    Phoenix, AZ
    Well written!

    I use a Teisco offset type from Mojo Tone in my main Tele (neck position), and have some Novak DeArmond types in a Jazzmaster, love em.
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  7. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    3 in a Supro Hampton and I put a GFS Goldfoil in the bridge of a Tele. I like em!!
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