Thanks to forum members

Discussion in 'New Member Intros' started by rebuhrman, Feb 23, 2021.

  1. rebuhrman

    rebuhrman Electromatic

    Feb 15, 2021
    Maryland, USA
    Greetings Gretsch Lovers,

    I'm new to the forum and would like to thank everyone for helping me pick my first Gretsch - a 6118 Players Edition Anniversary.
    After researching the forums I decided on the 6118. It's my first real hollowbody electric, and a perfect compliment to my solid body axe. I've owned 335s but this is a different animal. What a sweet tone! Thanks again to everyone for the thoughtful comments that lead me to such a great guitar. -Robert
  2. MrWookiee

    MrWookiee Gretschie

    Jun 17, 2020
    SoCal, USA
    Congratulations, and welcome to the fold!
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  3. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    Welcome to Gretschville Robert, enjoy that beauty!
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  4. stevo

    stevo Friend of Fred

    May 1, 2012
    Glad you like it. You're in it now!

    BTW - got any photos?
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  5. oneforsorrow

    oneforsorrow Gretschie

    May 15, 2020
  6. radd

    radd Country Gent

    Dec 27, 2017
    Santa Cruz
    We love spending others people’s money :cool:

    Players Edition Gretschs, they really are well thought out guitars with just the right features.

    You did good.
  7. Bob Perrone

    Bob Perrone Electromatic

    Mar 7, 2017
    allentown, pa
    You're very welcome! Enjoy that beauty!
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  8. mrfixitmi

    mrfixitmi Country Gent

    Mar 20, 2010
    Welcome to the forum Robert, we are known for good advice, friendly support, wonderful administration, but have been known to help people spend their hard-earned money.

    Honestly, being bitten by the Gretsch bug is a good thing.

    You picked a real beauty.
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  9. SAguitar

    SAguitar Synchromatic

    Jan 17, 2020
    Jack Plate, Oregon
    Welcome to a great forum, and to a life of never ending Gretsch goodness.
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  10. thunder58

    thunder58 Super Moderator Staff Member

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Admin Post
    Congratulations friend and welcome again . Now you know we love pics here other then that great avatar of yours , so lets see some pics of my favorite guitar :)
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  11. JC higgy

    JC higgy Gretschified

    Jun 6, 2008
    Belfast Norn Iron
    Welcome to the nut house Robert!

    Congrats on the new geet.

    Sadly you will soon be broke from buying more and more of these gorgeous things!;)
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  12. AllenK

    AllenK Gretschie

    Welcome and great choice for first Gretsch.
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  13. Gregor

    Gregor Synchromatic

    Oct 17, 2018
    New Brunswick, Canada
    Welcome to the forum Robert...or may we call you Bob? You've done your research well in picking your first Gretsch. Looking forward to seeing the's prerequisite to joining the forum!
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  14. mbkri

    mbkri Country Gent

    Sep 22, 2012
    Well done. Well done indeed. What a way to start your Gretsch collection
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  15. Stefan87

    Stefan87 Country Gent

    May 20, 2019
    Brisbane, Australia
    Welcome to the forum, annies are just great guitars, enjoy.
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  16. wabash slim

    wabash slim Gretschified

    Feb 10, 2010
    lafayette in
    You have chosen....wisely.
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  17. pmac11

    pmac11 Country Gent

    Mar 4, 2018
    Toronto, Ontario
    Straight to the top eh? Congratulations!
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  18. audept

    audept Senior Gretsch-Talker

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Welcome to the forum, Robert! Congrats on your new Annie!
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  19. Dana Rudd

    Dana Rudd Country Gent

    Nov 26, 2019
    Greybull, WY
    Hello Robert, welcome to G-T.
    You set your sights high with a 6118 as your first Gretsch.
    Congratulations it's a beauty.
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  20. rebuhrman

    rebuhrman Electromatic

    Feb 15, 2021
    Maryland, USA
    Thanks to all for such a kind welcome! I will post more pix in time, but here’s the one I have so far. 05BA6F91-559D-4758-94CB-F198C629695C.jpeg
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