Gretsch G6136T-59 Vintage Select '59 Falcon with Bigsby Vintage White
Article number: Falcon-JT20114290
8lbs 4oz 2401513805 885978663651 Case/Gig Bag: Included G6242L Gretsch® 17" Deluxe Hollow Body Hardshell (p/n 099-6413-000)
A sophisticated rendition of the original masterpiece, the G6136T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Falcon™ Hollow Body with Bigsby® combines period-accurate features and appointments from the golden age of electric guitars. Satisfying eyes and ears with its golden tones and gleaming looks, this rare bird comes alive in the player’s hands, singing with its distinctive voice at every strum.
A pair of TV Jones® Classic pickups generates powerful tone and unparalleled dynamics. The new Gretsch “Squeezebox” paper-in-oil capacitors provide an incredibly silky high end. Add some expressive shimmer to your playing with the Bigsby B6GVT vibrato tailpiece while the pinned Space Control™ bridge and bone nut combine for impeccable tuning stability. A highly resonant 3-ply maple top with 1959-style trestle bracing and multi-ply laminated maple back and sides make this instrument a veritable cannon, firing off notes with incredible projection and rich, balanced tone. A maple neck with a comfortable and versatile standard “U”-shaped profile for supple playability is capped by a 12”-radius ebony fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and classic Gretsch thumbnail inlays, making complex chords, far-reaching bends and intricate single-note playing effortless.
Authentically iconic, this striking guitar displays gold hardware—including the gold jeweled G-arrow knobs— gold sparkle bound neck, body and F-holes, vintage white gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish and gold vintage thick plexi pickguard with Gretsch logo. With its stunning looks and huge sound, the iconic G6136T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Falcon™ Hollow Body with Bigsby® is the crown jewel of Gretsch guitars. Includes a deluxe hardshell case.
Product Specs Auxiliary Switching 3-Position Master Tone Switch: Position 1. Medium Level, High Frequency Roll Off, Position 2. Switch Out of Circuit, Pickup Wide Open, Position 3. Slight Level, High Frequency Roll Off Body Laminated Maple Body Back Arched Laminated Maple Body Binding Gold Sparkle with W/B/W/B Purfling Body Finish Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer Body Shape Falcon™ Body Top Arched Laminated Maple Bracing 1959 Style Trestle Bridge Space Control™ Bridge Cover/Tailpiece Bigsby® B6G Vibrato Tailpiece with Gretsch® Logo Bridge Pickup TV Jones® Filter'Tron™ Classic Color White Lacquer Commodity Code 9207901000 Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™ Control Knobs Jeweled G-Arrow Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume Country Of Origin JP Dimensions 8.50x21.00x48.75 IN Disclaimer WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - . Fingerboard Ebony Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm) Fret Size Medium Jumbo Hardware Finish Gold Headstock Falcon™ Style Included Accessories Included: 099-6413-000 Deluxe Case - G6242L - 17" Hollow Body Models Model #2401513805 Model NameG6136T-59 Vintage Select Edition '59 Falcon™ Hollow Body with Bigsby®, TV Jones®, Vintage White, Lacquer Neck Finish Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer Neck Material Maple Neck Pickup TV Jones® Filter'Tron™ Classic Neck Shape Standard "U" Number of Frets 22 Nut Material Bone Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm) Orientation Right-Hand Pickguard Gold Plexi with Gold Gretsch® Logo Pickup Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™ Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Position Inlays Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail Refinement Neck Material Maple Refinement Pickups Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™ Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm) Series Professional Collection String Nut Bone Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges) Tuning Machines Grover® Imperial™ Die-Cast