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  G9230 Bobtail Square-Neck A.E.
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Part No: 2716020503
RRP: $1,299


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Tone Amplified! With its deluxe appointments and Fishman® Nashville pickup, the Bobtail Square-Neck stand out in the mix in more ways than one. The vital feature of all Gretsch resonator guitars is the all-new Grestch “Ampli-Sonic” diaphragm (resonator cone), which is hand-spun in Eastern Europe from nearly 99 percent pure aluminium and yields an impressive quality and volume of tone
Model Name G9230 Bobtail Square-Neck A.E.
Series Roots
Colour 2-Tone Sunburst
Part No 2716020503
Body Back Laminated Mahogany
Body Binding Single Aged White
Body Depth 3.5" (8.8 cm)
Body Finish Semi-Gloss Vintage Sunburst
Body Length 18.875" (47.9 cm)
Body Material Laminated Mahogany
Body Shape Resonator
Body Sides Laminated Mahogany
Body Top Laminated Mahogany
Body Width Lower Bout 14.125" (35.9 cm)
Body Width Upper Bout 9.875" (25.1 cm)
Bracing Internal Sound-Well
F Holes Sound Holes F Hole

Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Fretboard Rosewood
Headstock 1930s Gretsch 3x3
Neck Binding Single Aged White
Neck Finish Semi-Gloss Vintage Sunburst
Neck Material Mahogany
Neck Shape Squareneck
Number of Frets 19 (12 to Body)
Nut Width 2" (50.8 mm)
Position Inlays .25" Aged Pearloid
Scale Length 25" (63.5 cm)

Pickup Configuration Fishman® Nashville Series Resophonic Pickup

Bridge Spider - Fishman® Nashville
Hardware Finish Nickel-Plated
String Nut Bone
Tailpiece Nickel-Plated
Tuning Machines Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-cast Tuners

Additional Comments Gretsch "Ampli-Sonic™" Eastern European, 99% Pure Aluminum Resonator Cone; Trapeze Tailpiece
Strings D'Addario® EJ42 Phosphor Bronze, 16-56
Unique Features Fishman® Nashville Resophonic Pickup; Gretsch Ampli-Sonic™ Spider Resonator Cone and Bridge; Nickel-Plated Poinsettia Design Cover-Plate; 1930s Gretsch Headstock with Aged Pearloid Face.

Case Gig Bags Optional Gig Bag #099-6481-000

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Gretsch guitars are distributed exclusively in Australia by Fender Music Australia Pty Limited [ABN 34 613 081 191]