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The short-lived Astro Jet was Gretsch's attempt at making a 'guitar of the future' in the 60s. Designed by Jimmie Webster, a guitarist also pushing way ahead of his time.
From a design standpoint, the Astro-Jet was a kind of Corvette on Acid - reminiscent of a Gibson SG in design, with an offset sharp cutaway solid body and two Super'Tron pickups. A chunky Solid mahongany boy and Ebony Fretboard, and a Burns vibrato.
As you might expect from a guitar designed by a pro guitarist, the Astrojet has pretty interesting controls. The knobs are a master volume and two tone controls. The switches include a threeway select, a threeway tone / capacitor selector, and a kill switch.
This Guitar is possibly one of the most ''Far Out'' Gretsch's of its period.
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