No nonsense, Electromatic® hollow-body guitars 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.
Alive and resonant, the G5420TG Limited Edition Electromatic Single-Cut has fully hollow build with a true Filter’Tron™ voice that explodes with huge punch and clear, strong presence. Like all Electromatic guitars, it delivers the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart as thequintessential rock ‘n’ roll guitars from the very beginning. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.
Available in a limited edition stunning Candy Apple Red finish with gold hardware, the G5420TG offers premium features such as dual Black Top Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups, versatile upgraded controls including master volume treble-bleed circuit, 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 and Bigsby® B60 vibrato tailpiece.
|Body Shape||Electromatic® Hollow Body|
|Body Material||5-Ply Maple|
|Body Binding||Aged White with B/W/B Purfling|
|Body Depth||2.75″ (70 mm)|
|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 Width||1 11/16″ (43 mm)|
|Position Inlays||Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail|
|Headstock||Early ’50s Gretsch|
|Bridge Pickup||Blacktop™ Filter’Tron™|
|Neck Pickup||Blacktop™ Filter’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||Filter’Tron™ / Filter’Tron™|