i have never seen one of these before i recently came across it in an online gretsch drums group.
i assumed it was a home made job, but a couple of members said that they had seen them in music stores.
i know camco made the floating action pedals for gretsch. but i also i have never seen...
im sitting here resting my bones, 'otis'
and im listening to a couple of the original jersey boys,
count bill basie of red bank , and sir francis albert of hoboken.
over the hears i have heard basie often hit a note that sounds off, yet its obviously intended.
its a part of his playing style...
i had a 4160 with a gen 1 lightning, and a 4157 with a micro .
i eventually gave them both up, and moved on.
i now have a 4108 with a micro and a 4106 with a renown.
out of all the gretsch throws, the micro frustrated me the most when tuning.
but maybe thats just me.
anyone know if they are aluminum or alloy metal
im looking for a good way to clean one up.... its in ovewrall good shape, just showing some light surface wear.
i might just leave it or might clean it. but if i decide to clean it id like to know how.
i was thinking of soaking it in some coke a...