Gretsch G6122T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman with Bigsby Electric Guitar

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Experience the timeless elegance and unmatched craftsmanship of the Gretsch G6122T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman with Bigsby Electric Guitar. Paying homage to the legendary Chet Atkins, this guitar captures the essence of his iconic sound and style. From its highly responsive TV Jones pickups to its refined design details, this instrument is a true masterpiece.

The pair of TV Jones pickups, including the Super’Tron Classic Plus bridge pickup and Super’Tron neck pickup, deliver articulate and expressive tones with remarkable clarity. With the modified control layout featuring individual bridge pickup volume, and master volume and tone controls, you have complete control over your sound, allowing for endless tonal possibilities. The addition of the Gretsch “Squeezebox” paper-in-oil capacitors adds a silky vintage high end to your playing.

Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, the G6122T-59 features a standard “U”-shaped maple neck with an ebony fingerboard, offering a comfortable and smooth playing experience. The pinned rocking bar bridge and Bigsby B6GWVT vibrato tailpiece ensure stable tuning and exceptional playability. With its laminated 5-ply figured maple top, aged pearloid thumbnail inlays, and gold hardware including Grover Imperial tuning machines, this guitar exudes timeless style and sophistication.

Available at Acoustic Centre, your trusted local guitar shop and online guitar store in Australia, the G6122T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Chet Atkins Country Gentleman is the epitome of classic guitar design and tone. Whether you're a seasoned professional or an aspiring enthusiast, this instrument is a remarkable addition to any guitarist's collection. Experience the legacy of Chet Atkins and unleash your creativity with this exquisite guitar.

Acoustic Centre offers free shipping on all new items to most locations within Australia on all orders over $99, excluding Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland. Used items have a flat rate shipping fee of $59 within our usual shipping locations. We also offer competitive Express shipping options at checkout.

Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

The Acoustic Centre ships goods Australia-wide, however at this time we are unable to accept international orders.

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