Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT

$ 549.99



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


Model Number, 2517110519 

Series, Electromatic® 

Family, Jet™  

Color, Jade Grey Metallic  

Orientation, Right-Hand 

Build, Solid Body  

Body Finish, Gloss 

Body Shape, Jet™ 

Body Material, Chambered Mahogany 

Bracing, Chambered  

Body Binding, White with B/W Purfling 

Body Top, Arched Laminated Maple 

Body Depth, 1.85″ (47 mm) 

Neck Material, Mahogany 

Neck Construction, Set-Neck 

Neck Finish, Gloss Urethane 

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 Material, Synthetic Bone 

Nut Width, 1.6875″ (42.86 mm) 

Position Inlays, Pearloid Big Block 

Neck Plate, None 

Bridge Pickup, Black Top Broad’Tron™ 

Middle Pickup, N/A 

Neck Pickup, Black Top Broad’Tron™ 

Controls, Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume with Treble Bleed, Master Tone 

Pickup Switching, 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup 

Special Electronics, N/A 

Pickup Configuration, Broad’Tron™ / Broad’Tron™ 

Bridge, Anchored Adjusto-Matic™  

Hardware Finish, Chrome 

Tailpiece, Gretsch® V-Stoptail  

Tuning Machines, Die-Cast 

Pickguard, Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos 

Control Knobs, G-Arrow 

Strings, Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges) 

Strap Buttons, Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs