Gretsch 6128 Duo Jet – U.S.A. – 1953

TYPE

Electric Solid Body Single cutaway guitar

FEATURES

Mahogany body and neck, maple top

Ebony fretboard

Two DeArmond Single Coil pickups (Filter’Trons in 1958)

INFORMATION

The Duo Jet was not technically a solid body, as it consisted of several pieces of mahogany with tunnels for cables and space for electronic components. A thin layer was glued to the curved top. In the earliest models this cover is covered with a shiny black plastic layer.

Last updated on 11 May 2020
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