Hipshot added weight on 5420

Discussion in 'Electromatic Gretsch Forum' started by cqscqs, Mar 26, 2021.

  1. cqscqs

    cqscqs Gretschie

    281
    Dec 8, 2013
    midwest
    I'm considering installing Hipshot locking tuners on my 2017 5420. Will that add (or subtract?) noticeable weight from the neck? Thanks in advance for any perspective!
     
  2. 67rayson

    67rayson Electromatic

    78
    Jan 9, 2021
    49508
    it will be UNBEARABLE!!! You will Tip OVER!
    NO I have them on mine , don`t notice it a bit!
     
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  3. mr coffee

    mr coffee Country Gent

    Oct 7, 2009
    Houston
    I swapped for Gotoh Delta 510 21:1 lockers on my 5120 and my Jet, if there is a difference I don't notice it.

    -m
     
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