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NGD--Gretsch Jet G5230T

Discussion in 'Other Guitars, other instruments' started by stormsedge, Feb 25, 2020.

  1. stormsedge

    stormsedge Friend of Leo's

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    A new to me Gretsch Jet G5230T (Reverb purchase). Looks great...waiting for it to settle before tuning up.


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    And a new strap...because NGD.

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    My LP GAS has abated.
     
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  2. Muinarc

    Muinarc Tele-Meister

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    Nice! Another Gretsch owner joins the cult.... I mean club.....

    ;)
     
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  3. stormsedge

    stormsedge Friend of Leo's

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    I have been assimilated :cool: . Time to start saving for a Hot Rod.
     
  4. tah1962

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    Very nice. Enjoy!
     
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  5. rockymtnguitar

    rockymtnguitar Tele-Holic Silver Supporter

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    Awesome - love mine Pro Jet and trying to fight GAS for a 5420T.
     
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    Very Sharp - let us know how she sounds;)
     
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    Lovely! I have a 5435 Pro Jet and it's spiffy - hope you enjoy yours as much!
     
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  8. stormsedge

    stormsedge Friend of Leo's

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    Initial impressions are all positive. Feels great, setup is quite good (yay), plays great, tons of sustain, can really bark and seems to stay in tune. I usually like to play them a few days before passing verdict, but I am very happy with this one.
     
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  9. VintageRocker

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    I was looking at those. Be interesting to hear your thoughts on how she plays.
     
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  10. ZenGuitarist

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    G5420T owner here. Congrats - and welcome to the club! That's a great looking strap too!
     
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  11. boredguy6060

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    Very nice!.
    I’m not that familiar with your guitar, so I searched for some info and it is a very solid high quality guitar. I’d like to hear from you in the future to see how you like it long term.
    Enjoy,
     
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  12. Ignatius

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    Very nice! The 5230T is currently the only thing in my Reverb feed right now. I gotta get one!
     
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  13. Mad Kiwi

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    Gorgeous!
     
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    mimmo Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

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    Very nice guitar (and strap)! Congrats.
     
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    'Spurty!
     
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    Nice Gretsch! Congratulations from a 5422T-DC and a 5655T-CB owner here!
     
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    Enjoy !
     
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    Nice!
     
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    Don't ever try a Falcon
     
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    Hngd to you. Looks great!
     
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