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G6136I Bono Irish Falcon™, Ebony Fingerboard, Soul Green

Model: 2411409846

The Goal is Soul! Bono and Gretsch® collaborated on this updated version of the iconic green Gretsch guitar known as the Irish Falcon™. Used extensively on U2's 2005 Vertigo tour, the G6136I incorporates classic Gretsch® Falcon™ specs, including an arched laminated maple body with multiple gold sparkle bindings, two-piece maple neck with ebony fingerboard, High Sensitive Filter'Tron™ humbucking pickups and Gretsch Cadillac "G" tailpiece. Other features include mother-of-pearl hump-block inlays with Bono's signature engraved at the 12th fret, gold plexi pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" graphic, ebony-based Space Control™ bridge, Grover® Imperial™ tuners, gold sparkle bound fingerboard and headstock, and jeweled knobs.

General

Model Name: G6136I Bono Irish Falcon™, Ebony Fingerboard, Soul Green
Model Number: 2411409846
Series: Gretsch® Professional Collection
MSRP: $4999.00
Color: Soul Green

Body

Body Shape: Falcon™
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: 22
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Headstock: "V" Shaped with Vertical Winged Sparkle Gretsch® Logo
Neck Plate: None
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Fingerboard: Ebony
Position Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Hump Block Inlay with Feather Engraving

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup: High Sensitive Filter'Tron™
Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume.
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 Gold "Rocking" Bar Bridge with Gretsch "G" Cadillac Tailpiece
Tuning Machines: Grover® Imperial™ Die-Cast
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: Gold Plexi Pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" Graphic
Control Knobs: Jeweled-Arrow

Miscellaneous

Strings: NPS, .010-.046 Gauges
Unique Features: V-Shaped Falcon Headstock with Winged Vertical Gretsch Logo, Mother-of -Pearl Hump Block Inlay Position Markers with Feather Engraving, Bono's Signature in 12th Fret Inlay, Gold-Sparkle Fingerboard and Headstock Bindings, Oversized Bound F-Holes, Multiple Gold-Sparkle Body Bindings, Gold-Sparkle Inlaid Gretsch Logo on Headstock, Gold Plexi Dove-Style Pickguard with "The Goal Is Soul" Graphic, Jeweled Control Knobs, 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.