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Crackerjack quality for a steal!
Faithful to the Gretsch® "Rex" parlor guitars of the 1930s, '40s and '50s, the G9500 Jim Dandy™ Flat Top parlor-style model embodies everything that was great about everyone's first guitar.
Everything and then some that is, because the G9500 is crafted with select guitar woods and is fully lined and braced for warm and pleasing tone, with a 24" scale for endless hours of playing comfort.
Perfect for both picked and fingerstyle playing, the Jim Dandy features a non-cutaway basswood body with X-bracing for a powerful and resonant voice, and a top-load walnut bridge with compensated synthetic bone saddle for even intonation along the length of the neck. Joining the body at the 12th fret, the “C”-shape nato neck hosts a comfortable, smooth-playing walnut fingerboard with vintage-style frets and pearloid dot inlays.
Wrapped in a classic Two-Tone Sunburst finish, the G9500 also has 1950s-style vintage open-gear die-cast tuning machines, nickel hardware and single-ply white pickguard featuring a “G” graphic.
Ideal for songwriting, practice or even as a travel guitar, this little wonder is great for beginners or seasoned pros alike. Comfortable to play, and full of woody vintage tone with full-sounding bass, the Jim Dandy will inspire hours of playing joy.
Basswood body with X-bracing
12th fret, 24”-scale nato neck
Walnut fingerboard with pearloid dot inlays
Walnut top-load bridge with compensated saddle
Single-ply white pickguard with “G” graphic
1950s-style vintage open-gear die-cast tuning machines and vintage end-pin strap buttons
Available in Two-Tone Sunburst
Country Of OriginID
Fingerboard Radius12" (305 mm)
Headstock1950's Gretsch® 3x3
Neck Shape"C" Shape
Number of Frets18 (12 to Body)
Nut MaterialSynthetic Bone
Nut Width1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position InlaysWhite Pearloid Dot
String NutSynthetic Bone
Truss Rod NutHex
Body BindingAged White
Body FinishVintage Semi-Gloss
Body ShapeJim Dandy™
Sound Hole3 7/16" Diameter Soundhole
Waist8.125" (20.63 cm)
BridgeWalnut Top-Load with Compensated Saddle
Bridge Cover/TailpieceTraditional Acoustic Bridge
Pickguard1-Ply White with "G" Graphic
Strap ButtonsVintage End-Pin
StringsD'Addario® EJ16 Phosphor Bronze, Light (.012-.053 Gauges)
Tuning MachinesOpen-Gear Die-Cast