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 G5420LH has fully hollow build with a true Filter’Tron voice that explodes with a 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 Gretsch G-cutout tailpiece.
Model Name - G5420LH Hollowbody
Series - Electromatic
Colour - Orange Stain
Part No - 2516021512
Build - Hollow Body
Body Finish - Gloss Polyurethane
Body Material - Laminated Maple
Body Top - Arched Laminated Maple
Bracing - Sound Post
Fix Type - Set
Neck Material - Maple
Neck Finish - Gloss
Scale Length - 25.5"/624.84mm
Fingerboard Material - Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius - 12"/305mm
Number of Frets - 22
Nut Material - Graph Tech TUSQ XL
Bridge Pickup - Blacktop Filtertron
Neck Pickup - Blacktop Filtertron
Controls - Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone, Master Volume
Pickup Switching - 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge - Adjusto-Matic With Pinned Rosewood Base
Tailpiece - Bigsby Vibrato
Tuning Machines - Vintage Style Open Back
Strings - NPS, .011, .014, .018, .028, .038, .049
Accessories - None