Item shown: G6118T Players Edition Anniversary™ Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Two-Tone Copper Metallic/Sahara Metallic
Model #: 2401157831
UPC #: 885978882922
CASE/GIG BAG: Included: 099-6411-000 G6241 Deluxe Hardshell Case
The world’s greatest hollow body guitars just got even better. Designed for the working professional, our all-new Players Edition Hollow Body instruments preserve the authentic Gretsch sound and style while incorporating cutting-edge features for maximum power, comfort and versatility.
At the intersection of innovation and tribute, you'll find the G6118T Players Edition Anniversary™ Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby® — a guitar that honors its inspirational past while remaining firmly rooted in the future of music. Engineered for optimum performance and responsiveness, it reacts instantly to your every musical move, not just earning, but demanding a place in your sonic arsenal.
The all-new FT-67 Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups were designed to capture authentic vintage Gretsch voicing but with a more well-rounded tone for modern playing styles. This powerful pair of pickups provide open and pristine top-end chime, glassy midrange, robust low end and balanced harmonics for tone that blends seamlessly with other instruments. The innovative Gretsch “ML” bracing delivers huge hollow body sound from the comfortable 2.5”-deep maple body. The control complement — separate bridge and neck volume controls, three-way pickup toggle switching, no-load master tone and master volume — allows for infinite tonal variations. Our “Squeezebox” capacitor adds smooth vintage tone while the all-new treble bleed circuit lets your guitar retain all of its tasty clarity when rolling the volume control down.
A 12”-radius rosewood fingerboard with rolled edges and 22 medium jumbo frets top a 24.6”-scale maple neck with a comfortably familiar standard “U”-shaped profile for fluidly easy playing. The Bigsby B6CP vibrato tailpiece and Adjusto-Matic™ bridge combine with the Graph Tech® TUSQ® XL nut for maximum tuning stability. The Bigsby tailpiece is now string-through, making it quicker (and easier) to change strings, as well as providing increased vibration transfer for enhanced sustain.
A finely tuned modern music machine, this guitar features the vintage Anniversary appointments Gretsch fans desire — from its two-tone finishes (Copper Metallic/Sahara Metallic with silver pickguard or Vintage White/Walnut Stain with a tortoise pickguard) to nickel hardware including Gotoh® locking tuning machines and G-arrow control knobs to the white bound body and F-holes and striking pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays.
Designed to instill complete confidence from tailpiece to tuners, the G6118T Players Edition Anniversary Hollow Body with String-Thru Bigsby can be trusted on every song, every night for powerful sound, tonal flexibility and full control of that classic Gretsch power.
ColorTwo-Tone Copper Metallic/Sahara Metallic
Country Of OriginJP
Neck ShapeStandard "U"
Fingerboard Radius12" (305 mm)
Position InlaysPearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
Number of Frets22
String NutGraph Tech® TUSQ® XL
Nut Width1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Nut MaterialGraph Tech® TUSQ® XL
Body TopArched Laminated Maple
Body BindingWhite with Black Purfling
Body BackArched Laminated Maple
Body StyleGretsch® Hollow Body Guitars
Body MaterialLaminated Maple
Sound HoleF-Holes, Bound
BridgeAdjusto-Matic™ with Pinned Rosewood Base
Bridge Cover/TailpieceBigsby® B6CP String-Thru
PickguardSilver Plexi with Black Gretsch® Logo
Tuning MachinesGotoh® Locking
StringsNickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)
Strap ButtonsGrover® Strap Locks
Bridge PickupFT-67 Filter’Tron™
Neck PickupFT-67 Filter’Tron™
Pickup ConfigurationFilter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™
ControlsVolume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume w/ Treble Bleed, Master Tone w/ No-Load Pot
Switching3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Shipping Weight23.90 LB
Upper Bout11.563" (294 mm)
Lower Bout16" (406 mm)
Body Depth2.5" (63.5 mm)
Fret SizeMedium Jumbo
Scale Length24.6" (625 mm)
Shipping Length48.75 IN
Shipping Height8.50 IN
Shipping Width20.90 IN