Gretsch G9220 Bobtail Deluxe Aco/Elect.
Tone amplified! With its deluxe appointments and Fishman® Nashville pickup, the Bobtail Round-Neck stands out in the mix in more ways than one. The vital feature of all Gretsch resonator guitars is the all-new Gretsch “Ampli-Sonic” diaphragm (resonator cone), which is hand-spun in Eastern Europe from nearly 99 percent pure aluminium and yields an impressive quality and volume of tone.
Model Name G9220 Bobtail Round-Neck A.E.
Colour 2-Tone Sunburst
Part No 2716010503
Body Back Laminated Mahogany
Body Binding Single Aged White
Body Depth 3.5" (8.8 cm)
Body Finish Semi-Gloss Vintage Sunburst
Body Length 18.875" (47.9 cm)
Body Material Laminated Mahogany
Body Shape Resonator
Body Sides Laminated Mahogany
Body Top Laminated Mahogany Top
Body Width Lower Bout 14.125" (35.9 cm)
Body Width Upper Bout 9.875" (25.1 cm)
Bracing Internal Sound-Well
F Holes Sound Holes F Hole
Fingerboard Radius 15.75" (40 cm)
Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Head Stock Binding Single Aged White
Headstock 1930s Gretsch 3x3
Neck Finish Semi-Gloss Vintage Sunburst
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
Pickup Configuration Fishman® Nashville Series Resophonic Pickup
Bridge Spider - Fishman® Nashville
Hardware Finish Nickel-Plated
String Nut Bone
Tuning Machines Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-cast Tuners
Additional Comments Gretsch "Ampli-Sonic™" Eastern European, 99% Pure Aluminum Resonator Cone; Trapeze Tailpiece
Strings D'Addario EJ16 Phosphor Bronze, Light, 12-53
Unique Features Fishman® Nashville Resophonic Pickup; Gretsch Ampli-Sonic™ Spider Resonator Cone and Bridge; Nickel-Plated Poinsettia Design Cover-Plate; 1930s Gretsch Headstock with Aged Pearloid Face.