The Gretsch Falcon is an instantly-recognisable instrument — a true icon that many regard as the quintessential "hollowbody" electric guitar. With its chambered Maple body, classy Bigsby tailpiece and alluring gold hardware; the Falcon really is something to behold!
This Gretsch G6136TG-LH Players Edition Falcon possesses all of the charm of vintage models but comes equipped with several modern upgrades to bring it more in-line with the demands of today's generation — including Grover locking tuners, Luminlay side dots, a Graph Tech TUSQ XL nut, medium jumbo frets and even a rolled-edge fingerboard.
- 17”-wide, 2.5”-deep Maple body with ML bracing.
- 25.5”scale length for responsive string tension, combined with a playable set “U”-shaped Maple neck.
- 12”-radius Ebony fingerboard with rolled edges, featuring 22 medium jumbo frets that offer a controllable feel.
- All-new FT-67 Filter’Tron humbucking pickups in the neck and bridge positions.
- Three-position pickup toggle switch, individual volume controls for neck and bridge pickups, master volume control with treble bleed circuit and master no-load tone control with “Squeezebox” paper-in-oil capacitor.
- String-thru Bigsby B6GP vibrato tailpiece and Adjusto-Matic bridge on pinned ebony base.
- Low-friction Graph Tech TUSQ XL nut minimises unwanted tuning slips.
- Grover Imperial locking tuning machines and strap locks.
- Gretsch deluxe hollowbody hardshell case included.
- Body Material: Laminated Maple
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Body Shape: Falcon
- Body Style: Hollowbody
- Body Depth: 2.5" (63.5 mm)
- Bracing: ML
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Finish: Gloss
- Neck Shape: Standard "U"
- Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
- Fingerboard Material: Ebony
- Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
- Frets: Medium Jumbo
- Number of Frets: 22
- Position Inlays: Pearloid Neo-Classic Thumbnail
- Nut Material: Graph Tech TUSQ XL
- Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
- Bridge Pickup: FT-67 Filter’Tron
- Neck Pickup: FT-67 Filter’Tron
- Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume w/ Treble Bleed, Master Tone w/ No-Load Pot
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Bridge: Adjusto-Matic with Pinned Ebony Base
- Bridge Cover/Tailpiece: Bigsby B6GP String-Thru
- Bridge Mounting: Pinned
- Hardware Finish: Gold
- Tuning Machines: Grover Imperial Locking
- Pickguard: Gold Plexi with Gold Gretsch Logo and Black Falcon Graphic
- Control Knobs: Jeweled G-Arrow
- Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)
- Case/Gig Bag: G6242L Gretsch 17" Deluxe Hollowbody Hardshell (Included)