Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut w/V-Stoptail, Midnight Sapphire

$ 599.99

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.

True Jet Essence with Broad’Tron™ Might
The all-new G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail delivers Broad’Tron™ power with classic Jet clarity.

Chambered Mahogany Bodies
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.

All-new Black Top Broad’Tron Pickups
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.

Versatile Controls
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.

  • Upgraded chambered mahogany body with maple top for a strong sonic profile and exceptional acoustic balance
  • Lower set mahogany neck for effortless access and performance
  • 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets
  • Dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup volume controls
  • Gretsch V-Stoptail tailpiece
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • Upgraded appointments include bound headstock, plain-face head cap, vintage-inspired purfling, Big Block inlays and closed back tuning keys
  • Chrome hardware

Product Specs
General
ColorMidnight Sapphire
Country Of OriginCN
OrientationRight-Hand
SeriesElectromatic®
Neck
Fingerboard MaterialLaurel
Fingerboard Radius12″ (305 mm)
Headstock BindingWhite
Neck ConstructionSet-Neck
Neck FinishGloss
Neck MaterialMahogany
Neck ShapeThin “U”
Number of Frets22
Nut MaterialSynthetic Bone
Nut Width1.6875″ (42.86 mm)
Position InlaysPearloid Big Block
Side DotsBlack
String NutSynthetic Bone
Body
BodyChambered Mahogany
Body BackMahogany
Body BindingWhite with B/W Purfling
Body FinishGloss
Body MaterialChambered Mahogany
Body ShapeJet™
Body StyleGretsch® Chambered Body Guitars
Body TopArched Laminated Maple
BracingChambered
Waist8.5″ (216 mm)
Hardware
BridgeAnchored Adjusto-Matic™
Bridge Cover/TailpieceGretsch® V-Stoptail
Bridge MountingAnchored
Control KnobsG-Arrow
Hardware FinishChrome
Neck PlateNone
PickguardSilver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos
Pickup CoversChrome
Strap ButtonsGretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
StringsNickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
Tuning MachinesDie-Cast
Electronics
Bridge PickupBlack Top Broad’Tron™
ControlsVolume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume with Treble Bleed, Master Tone
Middle PickupN/A
Neck PickupBlack Top Broad’Tron™
Pickup ConfigurationBroad’Tron™ / Broad’Tron™
Special ElectronicsN/A
Switching3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Miscellaneous
Commodity Code9207901000
Measurements
Body Depth1.85″ (47 mm)
Dimensions5.00×15.00×46.50 IN
Fret SizeMedium Jumbo
Lower Bout13.46″ (341.88 mm)
Scale Length24.6″ (625 mm)
Shipping Height5.00 IN
Shipping Length46.50 IN
Shipping Weight14.00 LB
Shipping Width15.00 IN
Upper Bout10.25″ (260 mm)