GRETSCH ROUNDUP MODEL 6130

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1954 to 1960

GRETSCH manufactured the ROUNDUP MODEL 6130 between 1954 and 1960. The Gretsch 6130 was a variant of the Gretsch Chet Atkins 6121 but with a pine top or all mahogany body  (unlike the maple 6121).From 1954 to 1956 the Gretsch 6130 had full cowboy credentials including the western fingerboard inlays, cowboy belt buckle tailpiece, "G" brand, and leather cowboy tooling around the body. From 1957 to 1960 these cowboy details were mostly gone.

Specifications (22)

Body

Body materialmahogany body
Body shape featuressingle cutaway
Body top materialknotty pine body top
Hollow bodysemi-hollow body
Pickguard shaperaised pickguard

Hardware

Bridgeadjustable bridge
Hardware colorgold hardware
TailpieceG logo trapeze tailpiece

Fretboard

Fingerboard inlay materialpearl fingerboard inlay material
Fingerboard materialrosewood fingerboard
Fingerboard position markersblock fingerboard position markers

General

Finish colorsorange finish
Number of strings6 strings

Neck

Neck materialmaple neck
Number of frets22 fret
Peghead (headstock)bound headstock
Tuner layoutthree-each-side

Controls

Pickup selector controls3-way selector switch
Tone controls1 tone control
Volume controls2 volume controls

Electronics

Pickups brand and modelDeArmond pickup(s)
Pickups configuration2 pickups

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