NEW GRETSCH TIME!

Discussion in 'THE Gretsch Discussion Forum' started by JoshWardBros, Feb 24, 2021.

  1. JoshWardBros

    JoshWardBros Electromatic

    I hope this is the right spot to post this, but after this crazy weather the new addition to the family will be arriving soon! The New Jet is finally landing. Taking the wife out for a little dinner and fun then making a video of the unboxing. If interested stay tuned and point out all the stuff I don’t know about these things!
     
  2. Drifter

    Drifter Gretschie

    386
    Dec 27, 2012
    Fun City
    Very cool! Looking forward to your unboxing of the Jet!
     
  3. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    Chicago
    Just to be clear, the video will be you unboxing the Gretsch, not your wife, right? This is not THAT kind of a forum. Looking forward to the NGD
     
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  4. Ted Keane

    Ted Keane Electromatic

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    Mar 19, 2016
    Ft Collins,Colorado
    I always had a problem boxing her.
     
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  5. Bertotti

    Bertotti Friend of Fred

    Jul 20, 2017
    South Dakota
    NGD New GUITAR Day.
     
  6. ok ... or New GRETSCH Day
     
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  7. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Congratulations, looking forward to seeing the pics.
     
  8. JoshWardBros

    JoshWardBros Electromatic

    0D6BC2CA-266A-4B3E-B0C8-0B6379EEA3A5.jpeg 37371CF1-5930-43CB-84FA-8A68768382D2.jpeg 05E2BBB6-2DCA-4D6F-BE9A-47D86759CA3B.jpeg Finally home and getting to see this thing in person for the first time. Absolutely gorgeous! More detailed look and inspection to come. It’s late and dark, but I can’t hardly find a flaw on this thing!
     
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  9. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Great looking guitar. Are the pickups stock? I thought all the New Jets had Torx screw polepieced Filtertrons?

    Edit: like these

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  10. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

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    tappan ny
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    Congratulations , beautiful guitar . What'cha think of this beauty @YaDaddy ? ;)
     
  11. Dana Rudd

    Dana Rudd Country Gent

    Nov 26, 2019
    Greybull, WY
    Congratulations, that is a beautiful 6114. I'm sure you'll be liking that one.
    I love the finish on it, really show off that great wood. Enjoy.
     
  12. JoshWardBros

    JoshWardBros Electromatic

    I noticed that...If they were swapped out I’ll be kinda bummed as I wanted to hear the originals, but having a set in like a classic/+ would be just fine if not better since I know what those do and sound like and the TVs are pretty consistent.
     
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  13. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    You’re probably better off. The Dual Filtertrons were TV Jones designed but probably his earliest work for Gretsch.
     
  14. SAguitar

    SAguitar Synchromatic

    636
    Jan 17, 2020
    Jack Plate, Oregon
  15. JoshWardBros

    JoshWardBros Electromatic

    Just confirmed, pickups are TV Classics. So the grand I paid for this is looking like a better deal than I thought. 1 small nick on the top by the heel joint. Near mint. Setup is really good, those Nashville guys just know how to make a guitar play in tune! All my concerns were proven unnecessary, it’s butter! Playing demos coming soon!
     
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  16. Stefan87

    Stefan87 Country Gent

    May 20, 2019
    Brisbane, Australia
    These look soo cool, have seen a few on reverb I would've loved to hit the 'buy' button on.
     
  17. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

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    Feb 10, 2010
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  18. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

    Great looking guitar!
     
  19. T Bone

    T Bone Country Gent

    That is one fine looking Jet!
     
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