NGD - Falcon Midnight Sapphire

Discussion in 'THE Gretsch Discussion Forum' started by inoshishi, Jan 14, 2022 at 3:04 AM.

  1. inoshishi

    inoshishi Electromatic

    Jun 1, 2021
    I got my first Gretsch six months ago. It's a Chet Atkins 6120 with T-Armond pickups. After falling totally in love with it, I wanted to get a Gretsch with Filtertrons. After researching for a couple of months, I decided to get this Midnight Sapphire Falcon.
    I think the Falcon is an amazing guitar. I was surprised at the amount of sustain it has. It reminds me of a solid body. I wasn't expecting this. I'm just blown away by the amount of tones it has. I love the midnight sapphire finish which varies under different light. IMG_9292.JPG IMG_9296.JPG IMG_9300.JPG IMG_9307 2.JPG
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  2. Gewdkharma

    Gewdkharma Gretschie

    Jan 14, 2018
    Gig Harbor, WA
    Wow, what a pretty guitar! Congrats
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  3. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
  4. Ricochet

    Ricochet Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Congrats, that is spectacular!
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  5. Trash Kidd

    Trash Kidd Country Gent

    Dec 14, 2015
    London U.K.
    Wow!!!! That’s a beauty!!! Congrats
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  6. Philtertronic

    Philtertronic Gretschie

    Feb 26, 2014
    That's a beauty.

    Love that handle on the 6120.
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  7. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
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    WOW ! She's gorgeous
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  8. drmilktruck

    drmilktruck I Bleed Orange

    May 17, 2009
    Plymouth, MN
    Da-a-a-m-n! That's purty. Congrats.
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  9. Jeremiah_S

    Jeremiah_S Electromatic

    Oct 19, 2018
    New England
    Congratulations on a beauty. I'd love to see pictures in sunlight to really see that top sparkle.
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  10. section2

    section2 Country Gent

    Dec 21, 2016
    Absolutely beautiful! That finish is gorgeous. You can't go wrong with a blue Gretsch.
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  11. Zeek

    Zeek Country Gent

    May 29, 2016
    Illinois USA
    Very Very Nice, Beautiful and Congrads
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  12. mandobandit

    mandobandit Gretschie

    Apr 1, 2019
    Very elegant nice piece
    After I got my Nashville the Duo Jet was a few months later I think a Falcon would fit nicely
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  13. mrfixitmi

    mrfixitmi Country Gent

    Mar 20, 2010
    Wow, where did you find that one? I think that the Midnight Sapphire metallic is one of the nicest Gretsch colors in their pallet. Thanks for sharing.
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  14. Glaw

    Glaw Gretschie

    Aug 30, 2017
    That definitely is a wow guitar, congratulations.
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  15. DistortED

    DistortED Electromatic

    Jan 1, 2022
    Escondido, CA
    Wow !! That's just plain sexy, congrats.
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  16. AllenK

    AllenK Gretschie

    They are stunning.

    A DS 6120 and a Filtertron Falcon. Looks like you've got the bases covered. I like them both.
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  17. juks

    juks Country Gent

    Nov 26, 2020
    Fremont, California
  18. BuddyHollywood

    BuddyHollywood Gretschie

    Sep 11, 2009
    Venice, CA
    Congratulations! The more I play and the older I get the more I think I could use a good Falcon. The 25.5" scale length and big body sound so good.
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