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G5420T ELECTROMATIC® CLASSIC HOLLOW BODY SINGLE-CUT WITH BIGSBY®

$799.99

Model: 2506115517

Categories: , Product ID: 18356

Description

Get classic ’50s & ’60s -inspired Gretsch sound and style with the all-new Electromatic® Classic Hollow Body guitars. Crafted with essential Gretsch hollow-body sound, style and playability, these no-nonsense guitars are your next-step Gretsch.

The G5420T Electromatic® Classic Hollow Body Single-Cut with Bigsby® features a laminated maple body with vintage-inspired perimeters and refined arches, as well as all-new trestle block bracing to help reduce unwanted feedback. By increasing rigidity and contact between the top and back of the body, the new trestle block design also results in the sound having a faster attack with more focus, snap, and increased sustain. Coupled with all-new FT-5E Filter’Tron™ pickups, this hollow build’s voice explodes with huge full-bodied punch, classic chime and enhanced presence, clarity and note definition.

An all-new Classic “C”-shaped maple neck offers a more comfortable playing feel for improved playability and performance, and is topped with a 12″-radius laurel fingerboard.

Alive and resonant, the G5420T also features a versatile upgraded control layout including master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, individual pickup volume controls and three-position pickup toggle switch, oversized bound F-holes, multi-ply body binding, smaller late-’50s G6120 bound headstock, vintage-style open-back tuning machines, Graph Tech® NuBone® nut, pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays, secured Adjusto-Matic™ bridge and a Bigsby® B60 vibrato tailpiece.

This resplendent instrument comes in standout Airline Silver with black pickguard or in Azure Metallic, Orange Stain and Walnut Stain with silver pickguard. All models feature nickel hardware.

It’s the sound of honor itself – play proud.

SPECS

  • GENERAL
    MODEL NUMBER 2506115547
    SERIES Electromatic®
    COLOR Airline Silver 
    NUMBER OF STRINGS 6
    ORIENTATION Right-Hand 
  • BODY
    BUILD Hollow Body 
    CUTAWAY Single Cutaway 
    BODY FINISH Gloss
    BODY SHAPE Electromatic® Hollow Body
    BODY MATERIAL Laminated Maple
    BRACING Trestle Block 
    BODY BINDING White with B/W/B Purfling
    BODY BACK Arched Laminated Maple
    BODY TOP Arched Laminated Maple
    BODY DEPTH 2.75″ (70 mm)
  • MISCELLANEOUS
    STRINGS Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)
    STRAP BUTTONS Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
  • NECK
    NECK MATERIAL Maple
    NECK CONSTRUCTION Set-Neck
    NECK FINISH Gloss
    NECK SHAPE Classic “C”
    NECK BINDING White
    SCALE LENGTH 24.6″ (625 mm)
    FINGERBOARD RADIUS 12″ (305 mm)
    FINGERBOARD MATERIAL Laurel
    NUMBER OF FRETS 22
    FRET SIZE Medium Jumbo
    NUT MATERIAL Graph Tech® NuBone™
    NUT WIDTH 1.6875″ (42.86 mm)
    POSITION INLAYS Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
    SIDE DOTS Black
    HEADSTOCK BINDING White
  • HARDWARE
    BRIDGE Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Laurel Base 
    HARDWARE FINISH Nickel
    TAILPIECE Bigsby® B60 
    TUNING MACHINES Vintage-Style Open-Back
    PICKGUARD Black Plexi w/ Silver Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos
    CONTROL KNOBS G-Arrow
  • ELECTRONICS
    BRIDGE PICKUP FT-5E Filter’Tron™
    NECK PICKUP FT-5E Filter’Tron™
    PICKUP COLOR Nickel
    CONTROLS Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume with Treble Bleed, Master Tone
    PICKUP SWITCHING 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
    PICKUP CONFIGURATION Filter’Tron™ / Filter’Tron™

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