Eastwood Astrojet 2.0

By September 24, 20132013, Classic Guitars, New Release
Eastwood Astrojet 2.0

The inspiration for the Astrojet version 2.0 was the 1964 Astro-Jet from Gretsch®. Eastwood Guitars have made a few improvements over the original design, namely using a Bigsby tremolo (optional) rather than the old 60’s Burns model, and changing the middle switch from 3-way tone (mid/bass/treble) to a coil tap for a more versatile guitar.

Eastwood Astrojet 2.0

Eastwood Astrojet 2.0 features:

  • Body: One Piece Mahogany
  • Pickups: Two EW-Retro Humbuckers
  • Switching: 3-way pickup selector, 3-way Coil-Tap, on/off
  • Controls: 2 Volume 1 Tone
  • Bridge: Tune-O-Matic, Stop Tail
  • Neck: Set Maple
  • Finger Board: Rosewood, MOP Sharks Teeth , zero Fret
  • Scale Length: 24 3/4
  • Width at the Nut: 1 5/8″
  • Hardware: Gotoh style Style Nickel/Chrome
  • Strings: D’Addario #10
  • Unique Features: Ergonomic body shape, Two Tone Color
  • Colours: Red

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One Comment

  • pat says:

    lol this guitar was sold? where ? never saw one for sale used? they must be like the messenger very few made not many sold so they dont make more? strange eastwoods logigc to sell some longer than others and make way to many baritones that just sit while we wait for used atrojets and messengers and so forth

     

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