Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Candy Apple Red
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Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Candy Apple Red

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G5420TG in Candy Apple Red, a limited edition hollow body guitar that is a shining example of their incredible Electromatic series. Limited ..

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Overview

G5420TG in Candy Apple Red, a limited edition hollow body guitar that is a shining example of their incredible Electromatic series.

Limited Edition Gretsch G5420TG in Candy Apple Red

Electromatic hollow-body guitars are the quintessential Gretsch instrument, delivering that awesome, unmistakeable Gretsch sound and style.

Seen here is an upgraded and limited edition Candy Apple Red iteration of this awesome guitar, featuring gold plated hardware.

Authentically Rock ‘N’ Roll

With the G5420TG, Gretsch have delivered a truly special guitar.

5-ply maple has been used to craft the hollow-body, with a single-cut which allows for easier reach of the higher frets; perfect for those adventurous scales and arpeggios, or ripping out a nice solo on the fly.

The “U” shaped Maple neck is comfortable, easy to play and features a classic Rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets which themselves feature those favourite Pearloid Neo-Classic thumbnail position inlays while over-sized, bound F holes complete the vintage Gretsch look and sound.

Another great feature of the limited edition Candy Apple Red Gretsch G5420T is the large, early ‘50s style headstock; bound and beautiful with that true vintage flavour.

Black Top Filter’Tron Humbuckers with Upgraded Controls

Dual Filter-Tron humbucking pickups, working together with that classic hollow-body build truly deliver that great Gretsch sound; bold, dynamic and articulate with huge punch and clear, strong presence.

Upgraded, versatile controls on this edition give you a master volume treble-bleed circuit in addition to the standard pickup volume knobs, master tone and three-way pickup toggle switch, allowing you to really tailor your sonic presence to your preference.

Gold Plated Hardware with Bigsby Vibrato Tailpiece

Adding that extra touch of class to the Gretsch G5420TG is the eye-catchingly beautiful gold-plated hardware that shows up fantastically against the gloss Candy Apple Red finish.

Vintage-style open-back tuning machines allow for speedy, precise and stable tuning while adding that old school flair with a Graph Tech NuBone nut in place at the top of the fretboard.

Gretsch have installed an Adjusto-Matic bridge with a secured Rosewood base, allowing for fantastic transfer of string vibration to the resonant body of the G5420TG.

Last but not least, of course, is the Bigsby B60 vibrato tailpiece, allowing for fantastic tremolo effect while keeping your strings perfectly in tune.

Bigsby tailpieces are pretty much synonymous with Gretsch guitars, and seen here with glorious gold plating, never has a Bigsby tremolo looked better.

Giving you that incredible Gretsch sound and beautifully vintage Gretsch style, the Gretsch Electromatic G5420TG Limited Edition in Candy Apple Red is a guitar you will surely cherish.

Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Single-Cut Hollow Body with Bigsby and Gold Hardware Key Features:

  • Dual Black Top Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups
  • Gold hardware
  • Versatile upgraded controls including master volume treble-bleed circuit
  • Adjusto-Matic™ bridge with secured rosewood base
  • Oversized bound F holes and aged multi-ply body binding
  • Larger early-’50s G6120 bound headstock
  • Graph Tech® NuBone™ nut
  • Pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail fingerboard inlays
  • Bigsby® B60 vibrato tailpiece

Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Single-Cut Hollow Body with Bigsby and Gold Hardware Specs:

  • Collection: Electromatic Collection
  • Body Material: 5-Ply Maple
  • Body Finish: Gloss
  • Upper Bout: 11.625” (295mm)
  • Lower Bout: 16” (406mm)
  • Waist: 9.625” (245mm)
  • Neck: Maple, Standard “U”
  • Neck Finish; Gloss
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood, 12” (305mm) Radius
  • Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo
  • Position Inlays: Pearloid Neo-Classic Thumbnail
  • Nut (Material/Width): Graph Tech NuBone, 1.6875” (43mm)
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style Open-Back
  • Scale Length: 24.6” (625mm)
  • Bridge: Adjusto-Matic with Secured Rosewood Base
  • Tailpiece: Bigsby Licensed B60 Vibrato Tailpiece
  • Pickguard: Gold Plexi with Black Gretsch Logo
  • Pickups: Black Top Filter’Tron (Bridge and Neck)
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle 1) Bridge Pickup, 2) Bridge and Neck Pickups, 3) Neck Pickup
  • Controls: Volume 1. Neck Pickup, Volume 2. Bridge Pickup, Master Volume, Master Tone
  • Control Knobs: G-Arrow
  • Hardware: Gold
  • Strings: Nickel Plated Steel .011-.049

Specification

SKU166768
Weight6.3000
MPN2504811509
Colourred
Scale Length24.6"
Pickup Config2 x humbuckers
Number Of Strings6 string
Right / Left Handedright handed
Fingerboardrosewood fingerboard
Body Sizefull size
Body Materialmaple body

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