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G9231 Bobtail™ Steel Square-Neck A.E., Rosewood Fingerboard

Model: 2716021000

With innovation at its core, the Gretsch® G9231 Bobtail Steel Square-neck A.E. will impress your audience with its sweet quality of tone at cutting volumes. Incorporating a special combination of an all-steel body with our renowned Gretsch Ampli-Sonic™ “Spider” cone diaphragm spun from 99 percent pure aluminum, the Bobtail Steel offers a new tonal signature for your musical creations. Other features include a square mahogany neck, rosewood fingerboard, Grover® Sta-Tite™ machine heads and Fishman® Nashville pickup.
Optional G2180 Resonator Gig Bag (#996-481-000).

General

Model Name: G9231 Bobtail™ Steel Square-Neck A.E., Rosewood Fingerboard
Model Number: 2716021000
Series: Gretsch® Roots Collection
MSRP: $1299.00
Color: NA

Body

Body Shape: Resonator
Bracing: Neck Stick
Rosette: NA
Body Material: Steel
Body Finish: Weathered "Pump House Roof"
Body Back: Steel
Body Sides: Steel
Body Top: Steel

Neck

Neck Material: Mahogany
Neck Shape: Squareneck
Scale Length: 25" (635 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 15.75" (400 mm)
Number of Frets: 19 (12 to Body)
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 2.008" (51 mm)
Neck Finish: Open-Pore Semi-Gloss
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Position Inlays: Dot

Hardware

Bridge: Spider - Fishman® Nashville
Tuning Machines: Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: None

Miscellaneous

Strings: D'Addario® EJ16 Phosphor Bronze, Light (.012-.053 Gauges)
Unique Features: Fishman® Nashville Resophonic Pickup; Gretsch Ampli-Sonic™ Spider Resonator Cone and Bridge; Nickel-Plated Poinsettia Design Cover-Plate; 1930's Gretsch Headstock with Aged Pearloid Face.
NOTICE REGARDING USE OF HISTORIC PATENT NUMBERS/MARKINGS: Some GRETSCH® products are intentional recreations or reissues of vintage guitars and guitar components, and may therefore incorporate markings or text associated with original patents that have since expired. Specific examples of such models include patent numbers on certain FILTER'TRON™ pickups and patent numbers on BIGSBY® tailpieces. Such markings are included only for the sake of historical accuracy, and are not intended to denote or imply live patents or ongoing patent protection.