G6136I Bono Falcon™ Hollow Body with Cadillac Tailpiece
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.
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges) Strap Buttons Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs Other 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
Neck Material Maple Neck Finish Gloss Urethane Neck Binding Bound Fingerboard Scale Length 25.5" (64.77 cm) Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm) Fingerboard Material Ebony Number of Frets 22 Fret Size Medium Jumbo Nut Material Synthetic Bone Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm) Position Inlays Mother of Pearl Humpblock with Feather Engraving Headstock Falcon™ Style Neck Plate None