The Electromatic Jet is at the heart of the Gretsch range. Embodying their vintage aesthetics, colourful sound and unique playability, they perform far beyond their price point.
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.
- Model Number: 2517110539
- Series: Gretsch® Electromatic® Collection
- Family: Jet
- Color: Dark Cherry Metallic
- Orientation: Right-Hand
- 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™
- Middle Pickup: N/A
- Neck Pickup: Black Top Broad'Tron™
- Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Pickup Configuration: Broad'Tron™ / Broad'Tron™
- Bridge: Adjusto-Matic™
- Hardware Finish: Chrome
- Tailpiece: Gretsch® V-Stoptail
- Tuning Machines: Die-Cast, Chrome
- Pickguard: Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® Logo
- Control Knobs: G-Arrow
- Strings: NPS, .010-.046 Gauges