Gretsch Guitars Gretsch G6659T Players Edition Broadkaster Jr. Center Block Single-Cut with String-Thru Bigsby

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  • Model # 2401801872

Gretsch’s time-honored Broadkaster name now adorns the flagship guitars of its center block lineup. Crafted for full-spectrum sound at high volume, Gretsch’s G6659T Players Edition Broadkaster Jr. com… Learn More

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A Gretsch that's crafted for full-spectrum sound at high volume.

Gretsch’s time-honored Broadkaster name now adorns the flagship guitars of its center block lineup. Crafted for full-spectrum sound at high volume, Gretsch’s G6659T Players Edition Broadkaster Jr. comes with powerful new pickups and a chambered spruce center block that enhances body resonance for more organic tone and comfortably lighter weight.For big sound in a small package, the G6659T Players Edition Broadkaster Jr. Center Block with Bigsby features a slightly smaller single-cutaway body for greater comfort, tonal focus and feedback resistance, all with a matching headstock and gleaming gold hardware. The Gretsch G6659T also features two new U.S.-made Full’Tron pickups to deliver full-spectrum sonic range with a growl unlike any other pickup. The new pickups are an addition to classic Gretsch chime, balance and brilliance with a dash of extra-mid concentration for powering through overdriven and distorted passages at full volume. All finishes of the G6659T feature nickel hardware. Big sound in a small package. Order today.

Features

  • Slightly smaller 14” single-cutaway maple body with chambered spruce center block
  • Lower set maple neck for greater playing comfort
  • 12”-radius ebony fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and aged pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays
  • Dual U.S.-made Full-Tron humbucking pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit and no-load tone control with Squeezebox paper-in-oil capacitors
  • String-thru Bigsby B7CP vibrato tailpiece
  • Anchored adjusto-matic bridge
  • Graph Tech TUSQ XL nut
  • Nickel hardware
  • Includes hardshell case

Technical Specification

Gretsch Guitars Gretsch G6659T Players Edition Broadkaster Jr. Center Block Single-Cut with String-Thru Bigsby

Body

  • Body material: Laminated maple
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Upper bout: 10.4375”
  • Lower bout: 14”
  • Waist: 8.75”

Neck

  • Neck material: Maple
  • Scale length: 24.6”
  • Neck finish: Gloss

Fingerboard

  • Fingerboard material: Ebony
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Position inlays: Aged pearloid neo-classic thumbnail
  • Nut width/material: 1.685” Graph Tech TUSQ XL

Electronics

  • Pickups: Full’Tron (neck and bridge)
  • Pickup switching: 3-position toggle: position 1. bridge pickup, position 2. bridge and neck pickups, position 3. neck pickup
  • Control layout: Volume 1. (neck pickup), volume 2. (bridge pickup), master volume, master tone
  • Control knobs: Arrow

Hardware

  • Tuning machines: Gotoh locking
  • Bridge: Anchored adjusto-matic
  • Hardware finish: Nickel
  • Pickguard: Tortoiseshell with gold Gretsch logo

Other

  • Case/gig bag: G6241JR deluxe hardshell case included