Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic® ’50s Hollow Body Single-Cut with Bigsby® and Gold Hardware, Rosewood Fingerboard – Black
Boasting thundering twang, the G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic® ’50s Hollow Body Single-Cut with Bigsby® pays homage to the cherished Gretsch hollow bodies of the mid-1950s.
The arched maple top features sound-post bracing and oversized F-holes for renowned acoustic breadth, while the maple neck with rosewood fingerboard lets you fly through classic licks with ease.
Dual Black Top Filter’Tron pickups create a thundering, versatile sonic palette that can take you through a catalog of classic jazz, blues and rock ‘n’ roll tones. Authentic sounds are at your fingertips with a flexible control layout consisting of master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone, bridge and neck pickup volume controls and three-position pickup toggle switch.
Add the classic Black finish, early-’50s enlarged headstock, pearloid Hump Block inlays, tortoise pickguard with matching pickup inserts and gold hardware, plus other fine features including a secured Adjusto-Matic™ bridge, Graph Tech® NuBone® nut, G-arrow knobs and Bigsby® B60 tailpiece for a hollow body that serves up classic twang and thump like no other.
BODY SHAPE:Electromatic® Hollow Body
BODY MATERIAL:Laminated Maple
BODY BINDING:Aged White with B/W/B Purfling
BODY BACK:Arched Laminated Maple
BODY TOP:Arched Laminated Maple
BODY DEPTH:2.75″ (7 cm)
STRINGS:Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)
STRAP BUTTONS:Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
NECK SHAPE:Standard “U”
NECK BINDING:Aged White
SCALE LENGTH:24.6″ (625 mm)
FINGERBOARD RADIUS:12″ (305 mm)
NUMBER OF FRETS:22
FRET SIZE:Medium Jumbo
NUT MATERIAL:Graph Tech® NuBone®
NUT WIDTH:1.685″ (42.8 mm)
POSITION INLAYS:Pearloid Hump Block
TAILPIECE:Bigsby®-Licensed B60G Vibrato Tailpiece
TUNING MACHINES:Vintage-Style Open-Back
PICKGUARD:3-Ply Tortoise with Gold Gretsch® Logo
BRIDGE PICKUP:Black Top Filter’Tron™ with Tortoise Insert
NECK PICKUP:Black Top Filter’Tron™ with Tortoise Insert
CONTROLS:Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, 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™