New Gretsch Day

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  1. Kraftwerk

    Kraftwerk Active Member

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    Gretsch electromatic g5445t, beside it's humble yamaha pacifica brother. New to Gretsch, love it. Its like a tele had a one night stand with a les paul.
     
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    Beautiful Gretsch. :blush:
     
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    Very nice, congrats!
    But I don't see a lot of tele in it, it may not be the real father :)

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    Never trust an LP, they'll break your heart every time.
     
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    Happy New Gretsch Day! Looks like a beauty! Congratulations!

    Matt
     
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    Mickey Gandalf the Intonationer

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    Gretsch guitars are addictive, one leads to another, then another etc. :)
     
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    Gretsch rocks!
     
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    Congratulations. It looks very nice.
     
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    I absolutely love my Gretsch. totally agree on the tele + LP. I've mildly gassed for one with dyna's, but not sure if I'll love them or hate them.
     
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    Congrats! I love the blacktop filtertrons in that model!
     
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    Thank-you everyone! I love the blacktops too. Never been a big humbucker fan but these are unique for sure. Not as high output as I expected, but enough. Sounds splendid with overdrive.
     
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    Now, I think I need another Gretsch
     
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    HNGD !

    I have a Double Jet also,
    the chambered body really lightens the git up and allows the git to resonate better unplugged


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    Congrats!
    Oh my, thats the kind of Gretsch I'd be getting if I was getting a Gretsch.
    Double double jet trouble.
     
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    That looks like (Far left) the White Douglas I sold. IT was a purty guitar for sure!


    Kraftwerk - Enjoy your new Gretsch. The BlackTop Filtertrons are great!!!
     
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    Hngd!
     
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    Nice!
     
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    Nice man those play really nice. I remember trying out a green one at GC.

    HNGD!
     
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