NGD! I like it!

Discussion in 'Electromatic Gretsch Forum' started by Wildwood609, Jun 10, 2021.

  1. Wildwood609

    Wildwood609 Electromatic

    34
    Oct 12, 2018
    Earth
    ABC500AB-5499-46D3-8ED0-E824564B2625.jpeg Here it is. Just opened up this G5622T.

    First impression: I am really surprised by the quality vs country of origin.

    so far I love this thing! It’s a little different than my G2627T Streamliner, which is exactly what I wanted.

    ok, back to playing. :)
     
  2. radd

    radd Country Gent

    Dec 27, 2017
    Santa Cruz
    I had a 5622, great guitar. I only sold it because mine had a very skinny neck and my old hands prefer chunkier necks now.

    Congratulations.

    My orange one

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  3. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Age:
    73
    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Beautiful guitar, congrats!
     
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  4. GlenP

    GlenP Country Gent

    Jul 23, 2019
    WA
    Nice guitar, and sweet Vox amp behind it! They will go well together for sure.
     
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  5. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Age:
    71
    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    What's not to like? Sweet guitar!
     
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  6. TSims1

    TSims1 Gretschified

    Jun 18, 2013
    Atlanta
    That’s a really nice soft burst on that one.
     
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  7. Trash Kidd

    Trash Kidd Country Gent

    Age:
    54
    Dec 14, 2015
    London U.K.
    Very nice! Congrats..
     
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  8. juks

    juks Synchromatic

    515
    Nov 26, 2020
    Fremont, California
    Congrats!
     
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  9. Stefan87

    Stefan87 Country Gent

    May 20, 2019
    Brisbane, Australia
    Very nice, congrats and happy playing.
     
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  10. Landshark2020

    Landshark2020 Gretschie

    102
    Sep 4, 2020
    95051
    Very nice, I like that color.
     
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  11. Henry

    Henry I Bleed Orange

    Apr 9, 2014
    Petaluma
    Congrats, crazy dude.
     
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  12. Wildwood609

    Wildwood609 Electromatic

    34
    Oct 12, 2018
    Earth
    Ha! Thanks :)
     
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  13. G5422T

    G5422T Country Gent

    May 24, 2012
    usa
    Congrats. Sweet looker.

    Bet that sounds GOOD through the VOX.

    Enjoy
     
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  14. new6659

    new6659 Country Gent

    That's exactly the colour I would go for.
     
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  15. aanstadt

    aanstadt Electromatic

    38
    May 13, 2021
    Atlanta
    Congratulations! Beautiful .

    Is that the Holeyboard pedal board? I’m looking to buy one but would love to get your opinion on it first, if that is in fact what I’m seeing. Cheers.
     
  16. Dana Rudd

    Dana Rudd Country Gent

    Age:
    72
    Nov 26, 2019
    Greybull, WY
    Congrats on that fine looking guitar. Enjoy!
     
  17. Bob Perrone

    Bob Perrone Gretschie

    217
    Mar 7, 2017
    allentown, pa
    Congrats! Nice looker - I've been considering one of those....(don't tell the wife)
     
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  18. Wildwood609

    Wildwood609 Electromatic

    34
    Oct 12, 2018
    Earth
    Good eye! It is the Holeyboard. I like it a lot. It's put together very well and makes mapping out your board pretty easy.
    The only downside is that if you want to change something, you have to cut the zip ties and rearrange - BUT - they include a alot of zip ties to use - an entire bag full.
    I don't change my pedals around too much so it's not really that big of a deal for me.

    Functionality wise it works great. I like having the top row for easy access. I also like that it is expandable to suit your needs.

    FYI - I got mine off Reverb directly from Holeyboard.
    If you make a reasonable offer (~10-15% off) - they'll most likely accept it, they did for me anyway.
     
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  19. Wildwood609

    Wildwood609 Electromatic

    34
    Oct 12, 2018
    Earth
    It does, Gretsch and Vox are a superb combo, IMO :cool:
     
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  20. aanstadt

    aanstadt Electromatic

    38
    May 13, 2021
    Atlanta
    Awesome. Thanks so much for the feedback and tips. Can’t wait to get mine. I’m actually gonna get the Thirdman records version, because I’m a Jack White groupie hahaha. But I will be buying one expandable part directly from Holeyboard. I’ll definitely take you advice and try ordering from their Reverb shop. Thanks again. Congratulations on the beautiful guitar.
     
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