In what is essentially a customized version of the original Gretsch 400C Synchromatic, the Gretsch 6040MCSS Synchromatic Cutaway Archtop adds a vintage-style Filter'Tron pickup for some wonderful big box archtop electric tones.
What To Know
The Gretsch G6040MCSS Synchromatic archtop guitar gives you the classic look and feel Gretsch is known for, and adds some modern exclusive Gretsch innovations.
This flame maple archtop with maple neck and ebony fretboard features a fine-grained spruce top and extra-wide binding has the look of a vintage Gretsch that has been modified with modern appointments. The G6040 features Gretsch's innovative chromatic tailpiece, which compensates for different string gauges and equalizes tension across all strings. The result is uniform action across all strings and a very smooth playing experience.
The G6040 also gives you the Gretsch synchronized bridge, which optimizes the contact between your strings and the top of the guitar. The result? Crystal-clear harmonics and incredible richness and sustain across all strings.
Condition: Excellent-. Light signs of play wear with just a few small nicks in the top. Light fret wear in the first position. Minimal patina on the gold hardware. Light pick wear on the pickguard.