Gretsch G5420T Blue Hollowbody Electric Guitar w/ Bigsby
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 G5420T 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 the quintessential rock ‘n’ roll guitars from the very beginning. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.
Premium features include 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, smaller late-'50s G6120 bound headstock, Graph Tech® NuBone™ nut, pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail fingerboard inlays and a Bigsby® B60 vibrato tailpiece.
SERIES: Electromatic® Collection
BODY MATERIAL: 5-Ply Maple
BODY FINISH: Gloss
NECK FINISH: Gloss
FINGERBOARD MATERIAL: Rosewood
NUMBER OF FRETS: 22
FRET SIZE: Medium Jumbo
POSITION INLAYS: Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
NUT MATERIAL: Graph Tech® NuBone™
NUT WIDTH: 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
TUNING MACHINES: Vintage Style Open Back
SCALE LENGTH: 24.6" (625 mm)
BRIDGE: Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base
Neck: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
Bridge: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
PICKUP SWITCHING: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
CONTROLS: Volume 1. Neck Pickup, Volume 2. Bridge Pickup, Master Volume, Master Tone
CONTROL KNOBS: G-Arrow
HARDWARE FINISH: Chrome
STRINGS: Nickel Plated Steel .011-.049
PICKGUARD: Silver Plexi with Black Gretsch® Logo
Case sold separately
The guitar had its electronics professionally replaced. The type of thing where you wouldn't even notice if we did not state it. Otherwise, It is in like new mint condition played for testing purposes only.
More info: This is a refurbished instrument. These guitars are sent directly from the manufacturer to the authorized refurbishing center where they are fully inspected and cleared by a certified technician. The guitars are sent there for many reasons, including: Cosmetic flaws, Minor repairs & Discontinued or Last Years Models.
Most of the Instruments that we sell have no flaws. For any that do, we will describe the flaw or repair in the listing and include a photo if it is visible. The actual guitar for sale is shown in the photographs.
All of our guitars come with a new standard factory setup, but may require a small amount of adjustments or fine tuning upon arrival to fit the players personal taste or to offset any normal changes that may occur from transit or climate. Accessories and Warranty are not included unless stated otherwise in the description however, we offer a 30 day return on every guitar. The guitars are given a new serial number and the back of the headstock is lightly stamped "used" or "2nd" by the authorized refurbishing center. These guitars are the next best thing to buying new!