|Body Shape||Electromatic® Hollow Body|
|Body Material||5-Ply Maple|
|Body Binding||Aged White with B/W/B Purfling|
|Neck Finish||Gloss Urethane|
|Neck Binding||Aged White|
|Fingerboard Radius||12" (305 mm)|
|Number of Frets||22|
|Fret Size||Medium Jumbo|
|Nut Width||1.6875" (42.86 mm)|
|Position Inlays||Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail|
|Headstock||Late '50s Gretsch|
|Bridge Pickup||Black Top Filter'Tron™|
|Neck Pickup||Black Top Filter'Tron™|
|Controls||Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone|
|Switching||3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup|
|Configuration||Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™|
|Bridge||Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base|
|Pickguard||Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos|
|Strings||Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)|
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.