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Overview

The Duo-Jet stands as one of Gretsch's most iconic guitars and certainly its most iconic solidbody. This chambered solidbody is most closely associated with George Harrison who played one in the early Beatles era and throughout his whole career. While not as collectable as their Gibson or Fender counterparts, vintage Duo-Jets are amongst the most prized Gretsch solidbody guitars.

Years of Production:
 1953 - 1971

Unique to this Era: Starting in 1961, the Duo-Jet went from a single-cutaway to a double-cutaway.

Body Style: Double cutaway chambered solidbody  

Wood Composition: Chambered Mahogany body, Mahogany neck, Rosewood fingerboard

Finish Specifications:  The Duo-Jet came standard in black in 1956. Cadillac Green was offered by special order.

Notable Players:  George Harrison, David Gilmour

Product Specs

Brand
Model
  • 6128 Duo-Jet
Finish
  • Black
Year
  • 1962
Categories
Body Shape
  • Single Cutaway