Gretsch releases limited edition ‘Jim Dandy’ flat top acoustic

12 November, 2014 in Gear, News

Gretsch G9520-BRB Jim Dandy Flat Top

This Jim Dandy is faithful to the Gretsch ‘Rex’ parlor guitars of the 1930s, 40s and 50s

The Fender brand announces the release of a second-edition limited release instrument, faithful to the retro Gretsch ‘Rex’ parlor guitars

retsch releases the latest addition to its Roots Collection, the Gretsch G9520-BRB Jim Dandy Flat Top acoustic guitar. This second-edition limited release instrument is faithful to the Gretsch ‘Rex’ parlor guitars of the 1930s, 40s and 50s, with the limited-release Bronze Burst ‘Jim Dandy’ Flat Top. Made of select guitar woods and fully lined and braced, the G9520-BRB offers a convenient 24” scale.

The Gretsch G9520-BRB Jim Dandy Flat Top guitar’s specifications are:

  • Series: Roots Collection
  • Color: Bronze Burst
  • Body Material: Agathis
  • Body Shape: Parlor
  • Body Finish: Semi-Gloss Bronze Burst
  • Bracing: X Bracing
  • Neck Shape: “C” Shape
  • Number of Frets: 18 (12 to Body)
  • Fret Size: Vintage-Style
  • Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Neck Material: Nato
  • Neck Finish: Semi-Gloss Bronze Burst
  • Nut Width: 1.6875″ (42.8 mm)
  • Scale Length: 24″ (610 mm)
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel-Plated
  • Bridge: Rosewood Top-Load with Compensated PPS Saddle
  • Tuning Machines: Open-Back Geared
  • Unique Features: Compensated Saddle; 24″ Scale Length
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply White with “G” Graphic

Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) is one of the world’s leading musical instrument manufacturers, marketers and distributors, whose portfolio of brands includes Fender, Squier, Gretsch, Jackson, Takamine, EVH, Ovation, Charvel and Groove Tubes, among others.

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