Gretsch Electromatic G5220V BT

  • $425.00
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Summary: Sophisticated and sensible, Electromatic Jet BT models are the perfect real, pure and powerful Gretsch instruments. They're your next-step Gretsch—bold, dynamic and articulate, and crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability. The all-new G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail delivers Broad'Tron power with classic Jet clarity. At the heart of each Electromatic Jet BT is a chambered mahogany body with maple top that produces a rich, present mid-range that accentuates big lows and shimmering highs. A pair of Black Top Broad'Tron pickups drive the chambered mahogany body with maple top through thick, aggressive overdrive while maintaining astounding definition and note balance suitable for the most pristine clean tone. The Electromatic Jet BT is equipped with essential features that give you complete tonal control. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit provides intuitive global control over your pickup and tone settings.

Body: Chambered mahogany with a laminated maple top, gloss Firestick Red finish, binding is white with white/black purfling.

Neck: Set mahogany with a black walnut fingerboard, 24.6” scale length, thin “U” shape, gloss on the back of the neck, white binding, synthetic bone nut, 22 medium jumbo frets, 1.6875” nut width, block pearloid inlays.

Pickups/Hardware: Two Black Top Broadtron pickups, 3-way pickup selector, master tone knob, master volume knob, separate volume control knob for each pickup, anchored Adjustomatic bridge, Gretsch “V” stoptail tailpiece, chrome diecast tuning machines, pickguard is silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch & Electromatic Logos, G Arrow control knobs.

Cosmetics: This guitar is in great shape with no scratches or dings anywhere. The plastic is still on the electronics covers.

Playability: Our in-house guitar tech has inspected, setup, and restrung this guitar with a new set of 10s. The neck is straight, the truss rod is fully functional, and the action has been setup low and comfortable. The frets are in great shape with no major grooves or divots from use and it plays beautifully up and down the fretboard with no dead spots or choking out.

Weight: 8 lbs., 2 oz.

Case: This guitar ships in a gig bag, professionally packaged, and fully insured.