What Haworth Guitars say:
The Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut Electric Guitar with V-Stoptail is a fantastic Electromatic model by Gretsch.
At Haworth Guitars we love this Gretsch G5220 Electromatic Jet Guitar's comfortable Thin U mahogany neck, chambered mahogany body with maple top and powerful Black Top Broadtron humbucker pickups.
What Gretsch has to say:
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 a 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 provide intuitive global control over your pickup and tone settings.
Model Number 2517110539
Series Gretsch® Electromatic Collection Family Jet
Color Dark Cherry Metallic
Build Solid Body
Body Finish Gloss
Body Shape Jet™
Body Material Mahogany
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 Broad'Tron™
Neck Pickup Broad'Tron™
Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), 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 Anchored Adjusto-Matic™
Tuning Machines Diecast with Round Button
Pickguard Silver Plexi with Black Gretsch® Logo
Control Knobs G-Arrow
Strings NPS, .010-.046 Gauges