When the Gretsch R&D team recently unearthed a Baldwin-era FilterTron pickup with knockout punch and phenomenal twang, they incorporated its DNA into dynamic new Black Top FilterTron pickups, which now endow Electromatic hollow-body instruments su...
When the Gretsch R&D team recently unearthed a Baldwin-era FilterTron pickup with knockout punch and phenomenal twang, they incorporated its DNA into dynamic new Black Top FilterTron pickups, which now endow Electromatic hollow-body instruments such as the G5420T with an electrifying new voice and identity.
The G5420T Electromatic Hollow Body is a sharp new Gretsch guitar with a bound single-cutaway hollow body featuring sound-post bracing and elegant bound f holes. Other features include a maple neck, bound rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and hump-block pearloid inlays, silver plexi pickguard, three-position pickup switch, classic G arrow control knobs, rosewood-based Adjusto-Matic bridge and Bigsby-licensed B60 vibrato tailpiece, vintage-style open-back tuners and chrome-plated hardware.
Body Specs Body Material: 5-Ply Maple Body Shape: Single Cutaway Body Finish: Gloss Urethane, Gloss Urethane, Gloss Urethane, Gloss Urethane Bracing: Sound Post Body Depth: 2.75" (69.85 mm)
Neck Number of Frets: 22 Fret Size: Medium Jumbo Fretboard: Rosewood Neck Material: Maple Nut Width: 1.6875" (43 mm) Scale Length: 24.5" (62.2 cm)
Electronics Bridge Pickup: "Black Top" Filter'Tron Bridge Pickup Neck Pickup: "Black Top" Filter'Tron Neck Pickup Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
Hardware Hardware Finish: Chrome-Plated Bridge: Rosewood-Based Adjusto-Matic Bridge Tuning Machines: Vintage Style Open-Back
Miscellaneous Unique Features: Hump-Block Fingerboard Inlays, Bound Body Top and Back, Bound Sound Holes and Fingerboard, Silver Plexi Pickguard, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod, Bigsby-Licensed B60 Vibrato