01 Used Gretsch Atkins Axe #18071 Front

VINTAGE Gretsch Atkins Axe 7685 w/ Bigsby Vibrato – Transparent Walnut #18071


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VINTAGE Gretsch Atkins Axe 7685 w/ Bigsby Vibrato – Transparent Walnut #18071



This Gretsch Atkins Axe 7685 is in GOOD overall condition. It is NOT all original and has been modified. See below for list of modifications. Cosmetically, it is in good shape for its age but does show some wear from being played through the years. See below for a detailed description. It has been thoroughly inspected, set up nicely and guaranteed to play great when it arrives. Comes in the original hardshell case. Note: The case has a coupe broken latches but still securely closes. It also has a slight musty smell to it.

Guitar Modifications:

1. Tuners were replaced
2. Bridge was replaced. Original holes plugged and painted.
3. Pickups were replaced.
4. Pickup rings were replaced.
5. Bigsby Vibrato was added.
6. Mini-switch was added. It switches the bridge pickup in and out of phase.
7. Truss rod cover was added.

Guitar Description:

TOP: Light surface scratches throughout; A few tiny dimples.

BACK: Light surface scratches throughout; A few tiny dimples.

SIDES: Light surface scratches throughout.

NECK: Overall very clean; A few tiny dimples.

NECK POCKET: Overall very clean.

FINGERBOARD: Overall very clean.

FRETS: In good shape with no grooves or divots.

HEADSTOCK: Light surface scratches throughout.

PICKUP(S): Intact and working properly.

ELECTRONICS: Intact and working properly.

HARDWARE: Intact and working properly.

PICKGUARD: Cracked in a couple of spots.

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Serial #
Transparent black
Solid construction, arched top and back, 16" wide, 1 1/4" deep
Neck material
Rock maple
Scale length
Number of frets
Position inlays
Square blocks
Truss rods
Burns gearbox
Bridge pickup
Bill lawrence l500
Neck pickup
Bill lawrence l500
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