Gretsch G6119-1962FT Chet Atkins Tennessee Rose
The Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessee Rose is tribute to a man that needs no introduction. The great Chet Atkins won armfuls of awards for his music which was attributed with bringing the 'Nashville' sound to the masses and bringing country music as a whole to a worldwide market.
The Gretsch Chet Atkins Tennessee Rose is tribute to a man that needs no introduction. The great Chet Atkins won armfuls of awards for his music which was attributed with bringing the 'Nashville' sound to the masses and bringing country music as a whole to a worldwide market. The Gretsch G6119 Chet Atkins Tennessee Rose is an all maple hollow body guitar with ebony fingerboard for a tone that's sparkling with all of the body, punch and projection you would expect from this larger-than-life hollow body.
The G6119-1962FT Chet Atkins Tennessee Rose™ is a Filter’Tron™ pickup-equipped version of the classic 1962 Tennessee Rose. The bound single-cutaway hollow body has an arched top and simulated f holes; the three-piece maple neck has a zero fret and bound rosewood fingerboard with Neo Classic™ thumbnail inlays. Other features include dual High Sensitive Filter’Tron™ pickups, three-position pickup switch, three-position master tone switch, standby switch, silver plexi pickguard with embossed “Chet Atkins” signature, bound headstock with Grover® Sta-Tite™ tuners, chrome “rocking bar” bridge, Gretsch® by Bigsby® B6C vibrato tailpiece and gorgeous walnut stain finish.
Body Style: Single Cutaway
Scale Length: 24.6" (625mm)
Top: Arched Laminated Maple
Back And Sides: Laminated Maple Body, 16" Wide, 2" Deep
Neck: 3-Piece Maple
Pickups: 2 High Sensitive Filter'tron™ Pickups
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle:
Position 1. Bridge Pickup
Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups
Position 3. Neck Pickup
Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup),
Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup),
Master Volume, 3-Position Toggle Master Tone Switch, Standby Switch
Width At Nut: 1-11/16" (43mm)
Fretboard: Rosewood, 12" Radius (305mm)
Bridge: Ebony-Based Chrome Rocking Bar Bridge
Tailpiece: Gretsch Bigsby B6C Vibrato Tailpiece
Finish: Gloss Urethane
No. Of Frets: 22 (Plus Zero Fret)
Machine Heads: Chrome-Plated Grover¨ V98C Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast Tuners