A gorgeous example of the finest Semi-Hollow guitars available today. The Gretsch Electromatic series never disappoints, but this Limited Edition G5420TG is a firm favourite here at PMT!
Unrivalled Craftsmanship delivers stunning Jazz Tone
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 Black iteration of this awesome guitar, featuring gold plated hardware.
Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Hollow Body Black Key Features:
- Dual Black Top Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups
- Gold hardware
- Versatile upgraded controls including master volume treble-bleed circuit
- Adjusto-matic bridge with secure Rosewood base
- Oversized bound F holes and aged multi-ply body binding
- Early-’50s G6120 bound headstock
- Graph Tech® NuBone™ nut
- Pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail fingerboard inlays
- Bigsby® B60 vibrato tailpiece
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 Black Gretsch G5420T is the 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 Black 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 Black is a guitar you will surely cherish.
Gretsch G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Hollow Body Black Specs:
- Model Name: G5420TG Electromatic® Hollow Body, Single-cut, Black w/ Gold Hardware
- Model #: 2505821506
- Series: Gretsch® Electromatic Collection
- Colour: Black
- Body: 5-Ply Maple
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Body Shape: Electromatic® Hollow Body
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Finish: Gloss
- Neck Shape: "U" Shape
- Scale Length: 24.6" (625 mm)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
- Number of Frets: 22
- Frets Size: Medium Jumbo
- String Nut: Graph Tech® NuBone
- Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
- Position Inlays: Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
- Bridge Pickup: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
- Neck Pickup: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
- 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: HH
- Bridge: Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base
- Hardware Finish: Gold
- Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style Open Back
- Pickguard: Gold Plexi with Black Gretsch Logo
- Control Knobs: G-Arrow
- Strings: NPS, .011-.049 Gauges
- Dimensions: 6.10x20.60x45.80 IN
- Weight: 13.60 LB
|Pickup Config||2 x humbucker|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||jet style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||maple body|
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