NGD and possible DBD in the same day..

Discussion in 'THE Gretsch Discussion Forum' started by TV the Wired Turtle, Dec 2, 2019.

  1. TV the Wired Turtle

    TV the Wired Turtle Gretschified

    Jul 25, 2009
    so cal
    Havent sold off the spectrasonic yet, and then in some horse trading craziness I now have something I am both excited and ashamed about at the same time, showing up on Friday.
    Only @drmilktruck could appreciate what is coming to sandy eggo more.
    The color goes against all I believe in next to gold hardware but it is the car color I associate my childhood muscle car lust with most next to an orange Chevy Nomad wagon, the Pontiac GTO. I am drawn to it like a moth to a glowing porch lamp.

    If I dont sell this Spectrasonic I have off, I will be
  2. nickurso

    nickurso Gretschified

    Dec 24, 2012
    New Orleans la.
    You bought a GTO?
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  3. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    Hmmm... a blue guitar for Tavo. Which Gretsch comes in a similar color?
  4. TV the Wired Turtle

    TV the Wired Turtle Gretschified

    Jul 25, 2009
    so cal
    it could be a GOAT.
    Last edited: Dec 2, 2019
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  5. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    Is it a FSR Gretsch?
  6. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck I Bleed Orange

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    What do they call that color on a GTO? In guitar colors, it'd best match Pelham Blue from the other G brand. (Fender Lake Placid Blue is close too, although it is darker.)


    Nice find!
    Last edited: Dec 2, 2019
  7. ramjac

    ramjac Synchromatic

    Aug 14, 2011
    Ray Butts is coming to town.

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  8. CousinWarsh

    CousinWarsh Synchromatic

    Jun 24, 2018
    Western NY
    That is one of my all time favorites! Nice ride
  9. TV the Wired Turtle

    TV the Wired Turtle Gretschified

    Jul 25, 2009
    so cal
    Aged Pellham Blue is amazing when the lacquer ambers
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  10. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    Ahhh...the 57 Nomad is my dream surf green or Aqua...or red:cool:
    The GTO is pretty darn B@d@ss too:cool::cool::cool:

    ....and congrats on the mystery git!
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  11. TSims1

    TSims1 Gretschified

    Jun 18, 2013
    He’s ashamed. It must be a STRAT. :)
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  12. TSims1

    TSims1 Gretschified

    Jun 18, 2013
    Or better yet, a PRS Silver Sky!

  13. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    May 31, 2018
    Depends if it's a 66 or 67
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  14. dak55

    dak55 Country Gent

    May 31, 2018
    Spot on for the Nomad. You couldn't give them away 40 years ago. I've had 2 68's and 1 69 GTO in my younger days. Now I have a pickup and a PT Cruiser.:(
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  15. panhead6zero

    panhead6zero Synchromatic

    Jan 17, 2015
    The Motor City
  16. Merc

    Merc Country Gent

    May 6, 2017
    lol... I was thinking the same until I realized he posted in the Gretsch Discussion Forum. Unless he’s delirious from what was likely a busy weekend.

    Tavo, I’m actually a bit surprised you’ve got a inbound NGD when this Nocturne Rooster coming to town. Btw, I’ve wanted to see a white top Jet for years. This validates my point, it would be stunning. So this blue whatever it is guitar must be something very special.

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  17. Zeek

    Zeek Synchromatic

    May 29, 2016
    Illinos USA
    Ricky Carmichael.... ???
  18. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    Eventually, everyone gets a Cort....
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  19. tdtom

    tdtom Gretschie

    Oct 26, 2018
    new zealand
    where did you find redlines Tavo?
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