What Haworth Guitars say:
The Gretsch G6118T-135 LTD 135th Anniversary Guitar Players Edition Guitar with Bigsby tremolo and ebony fingerboard is a fantastic Hollowbody Guitar model by Gretsch.
At Haworth Guitars we love this Gretsch G6118T-135 Guitar's Single-cut maple archtop hollowbody, Gotoh locking machine heads, 22 medium jumbo frets, Bigsby tremolo, ebony fretboard and the classic-sounding Filtertron humbucker pickups.
What Gretsch has to say:
G6118T-135 Players Edition 135th Anniversary™ Single Cutaway with Bigsby® For well over a century the Gretsch sound has been recognized as big and powerful, loud and clear.
To commemorate 135 years of remarkable sound, we proudly present the Limited Edition G6118T-135 Anniversary™ with Bigsby® guitar. We begin with a 16-inch, 3-ply maple hollow body with '59 trestle bracing that is powered by the acclaimed High Sensitive Filter'Tron pickups.
Together, this combination provides the big-body power, crisp snap and exceptional fidelity that has made Gretsch famous for over 100 years.
The body features an opulent 2-Tone Casino Gold on Dark Cherry Metallic finish and is adorned with matching pickguard and pickup bezels to create a look and style as big and unmistakable as its sound.
Rest assured the G6118T-135 has plenty of "go" with its "show," and is equipped with a String-Thru Bigsby® B6CP tailpiece, locking tuning keys, master volume with the treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup volume controls.
Additional premium features include a three-piece maple neck, 12"-radius ebony fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets, pearloid Neo-Classic™ "thumbnail" inlays, matching mother of pearl Gretsch logo on the headstock with an Anniversary model plaque.
The G6118T-135 also features chrome "G-Arrow" control knobs and hardware, rocking bar bridge on pinned ebony base and Gotoh™ locking tuners. Includes a deluxe hardshell case.
Model Number 2401103844
Series Gretsch® Professional Collection
Colour 2-Tone Casino Gold/Dark Cherry Metallic
Build Hollow Body
Body Finish Gloss
Body Shape Anniversary™
Body Material Laminated Maple
Bracing 1959 Trestle Bracing
Body Binding White with Black Purfling
Body Back Laminated Maple
Body Top Laminated Maple
Body Depth 2.5" (63.5mm)
Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Gloss
Neck Shape Standard "U"
Neck Binding White
Scale Length 24.6" (625 mm)
Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position Inlays Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
Neck Plate None
Bridge Pickup FilterTron™
Neck Pickup FilterTron™
Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone
Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle:
Position 1. Bridge Pickup,
Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups,
Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™
Bridge Rocking Bar, Pinned
Tuning Machines Gotoh® Locking
Pickguard Dark Cherry Plexi w/ White Gretsch® Logo
Control Knobs G-Arrow
Strings Nickel Plated Steel .011-.049