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Professional Collection G6122-1959LH Chet Atkins Country Gentleman®, Left-Handed, Ebony Fingerboard, Walnut Stain

Model: 2401124892

Designed in cooperation with Chet Atkins’ longtime rhythm guitarist and close friend, Paul Yandell, the G6122-1959 Country Gentleman® precisely replicates the world’s most famous ’59 6122 model—one of Atkins' personal favorite guitars. Features include handmade TV Jones® custom pickups, a slightly wider neck, Bigsby® B6GWST vibrato tailpiece with stationary arm and optional swivel arm.

General

Model Name: Professional Collection G6122-1959LH Chet Atkins Country Gentleman®, Left-Handed, Ebony Fingerboard, Walnut Stain
Model Number: 2401124892
Series: Gretsch® Professional Collection
MSRP: $4699.00
Color: Walnut Stain

Body

Body Shape: Country Gentleman
Body Binding: Multiple
Body Material: Laminated Maple
Body Finish: Gloss Urethane

Neck

Neck Material: Maple
Neck Binding: Bound Fingerboard
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
String Nut: "Zero Fret" Nut
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Neck Plate: None
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Fingerboard: Ebony
Position Inlays: Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: TV Jones® Plus HT
Neck Pickup: TV Jones® Super-Tron™ Classic
Controls: Volume (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: HH

Hardware

Bridge: Ebony-Based "Rocking" Bar
Tuning Machines: Grover® Imperial™ Die-Cast
Orientation: Left-Hand
Pickguard: Gold Plexi Pickguard with Gretsch Logo
Control Knobs: G-Arrow

Miscellaneous

Strings: NPS, .010-.046 Gauges
Unique Features: Mother of Pearl Neo Classic "Thumbnail" Inlay Position Markers, Zero Fret, Simulated F-Holes, Bound Fingerboard and Headstock, Multiple Body Bindings, Gold-Plated Name Plate on Headstock, Gold Plexi Pickguard, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod
Included Accessories: Includes G6242L Deluxe Hardshell Case
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.