Newbie with a G2655T JR. Streamliner

Discussion in 'Streamliner Gretsch Forum' started by benson1963, Jul 6, 2020.

  1. JeffreyLeePierre

    JeffreyLeePierre Country Gent

    Welcome and congratulations on your first Gretsch!
    And looks like I've missed lots of other fellow G2655T owners during the past weeks. Welcome too, @scrimmer @bhatta @TCFA :)

    Because it's purely cosmetic, that's highly urgent.
    Here's what a GoldDust G2655T looks like with chrome knobs and switch tip:

    G2655TShines.jpg

    Much better, isn't it?
     
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  2. fezmond

    fezmond Electromatic

    8
    May 23, 2020
    UK
    Ooh, all black? Is that a special edition?

    I bought the same as you except in fairlane blue and I love it. Will also be changing the knobs and pick up selector.

    Congrats
     
  3. bhatta

    bhatta Gretschie

    110
    Jun 29, 2020
    Bangalore
    Thank you @JeffreyLeePierre :)
    Looks nice, have not seen that color before...
     
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  4. JeffreyLeePierre

    JeffreyLeePierre Country Gent

    It was one of their standard colors back in summer 2018 when I bought it. It was discarded and replaced with the current colors in January 2019.
    Also the BroadTron pups are not exactly the same, they've been "upgraded" to the more humbucker-ish current ones (that's what I read, never actually compared them myself). Anyway, I really like mines. They are the reason why I bought it, after comparison with an Epi Casino and an Epi Wildkat in the shop.
     
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