Gretsch G9201 Honey Dipper
One strum of the Honey Dipper transports you back 80 years to a hobo jungle just off the tracks, where wandering workers congregate in camaraderie and where the comforting and captivating strains of a real all-metal resonator guitar waft through the smoke of oil-drum fires and enchant the ears with a sound like raindrops beating on a rusty pump house roof. The very sound and look of this fine Gretsch creation will make you want to free yourself of the damning confines of your office, your cubicle or whatever it is that enslaves you and hop the next train to anywhere with a smile on your face as big as the sky and a song in your heart.
Model Name G9201 Honey Dipper Round-Neck
Part No 2717010000
Body Back Bell Brass
Body Depth 3.5" (8.8 cm)
Body Finish Weathered "Pump House Roof" Body Finish
Body Length 18.875" (47.9 cm)
Body Material Bell Brass
Body Shape Resonator
Body Sides Bell Brass
Body Top Bell Brass
Body Width Lower Bout 14.125" (35.9 cm)
Body Width Upper Bout 9.875" (25.1 cm)
F Holes Sound Holes F Hole.
Fingerboard Radius 15.75" (40 cm)
Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Headstock 1930s Gretsch 3x3
Neck Finish Semi-Gloss Honey Mahogany Stain
Neck Material Mahogany
Neck Shape Medium "V"
Number of Frets 19 (12 to Body)
Nut Width 1.75" (44.45 mm)
Position Inlays .25" Aged Pearloid
Scale Length 25" (63.5 cm)
Truss Rod Nut At Headstock
Truss Rods Single-Action
Bridge Biscuit - Ebony-Tipped Maple
Hardware Finish Weathered
String Nut Bone
Tailpiece Bell Brass
Tuning Machines Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-cast Tuners.