Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT

By May 28, 20182018, New Release
Gretsch G5220 Electromatics Jet BT Casino Gold

Gretsch introduce the all-new G5220 Electromatic Jet BT – a new Jet Series single-cut archtop with distinctive “V” Stoptail and the new Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucker pickups…

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. The G5220 Electromatic Jet BT is also one of the first models to feature a Black Walnut fingerboard. A pair of Black Top Broad’Tron humbucker pickups deliver a responsive but crispy vintage tone that’ll cut through any mix from thick, aggressive overdrive while maintaining astounding definition and note balance suitable for the most pristine clean tone. 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. Available in three finishes: Dark Cherry Metallic, Black, and Casino Gold.

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Gretsch Electromatic G5220 Jet BT Dark Cherry Metallic
Gretsch G5220 Electromatics Jet BT Casino Gold
  • Series: Electromatic Collection
  • Family: Jet
  • Build: solid body
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Body shape: Jet™
  • Body material: Mahogany
  • Bracing: Chambered
  • Body binding: White with Black/White Purfling
  • Body back: Mahogany
  • Body top: Laminated Maple
  • Body depth: 1.85″ (47 mm)
  • Neck material: Mahogany
  • Neck finish: Gloss
  • Neck shape: Thin “U”
  • Neck binding: White
  • Scale length: 24.6″ (625 mm)
  • Fingerboard radius: 12″ (305 mm)
  • Fingerboard material: Black Walnut
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Fret size: Medium Jumbo
  • Nut width: 1.6875″ (42.86 mm)
  • Position inlays: Pearloid Big Block
  • Neck plate: none
  • Bridge pickup: Black Top Broad’Tron™
  • Neck pickup: Black Top Broad’Tron™
  • Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone
  • Pickup switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Pickup configuration: H-H Broad’Tron™ / Broad’Tron™
  • Bridge: anchored Adjusto-Matic™
  • Stoptail: V-shape vintage stoptail
  • Tuning machines: Diecast with Round Button
  • Pickguard: Silver Plexi with Black Gretsch® Logo
  • Control knobs: G-Arrow
  • Colors: Black, Casino Gold, Dark Cherry Metallic
  • Country manufactured: China
  • Strings: NPS, .010-.046 Gauges
  • Dexterity: left-hand available in Dark Cherry Metallic
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