Gretsch Guitars G5227 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail Electric Guitar

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  • Model # 2517410536
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Electromatic Jet BT models are the perfect real, pure and powerful Gretsch instruments. They’re your next-step Gretsch—bold, dynamic and articulate, and crafted with essential Gretsch soun… Learn More

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Electromatic Jet BT models 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. With True Jet Essence with Broad’Tron Might, the G5227 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. Case sold separately. Get that great Gretsch sound. Order today.

Features

  • Upgraded chambered mahogany body with maple top for a strong sonic profile and exceptional acoustic balance 
  • Lower set mahogany neck for effortless access and performance 
  • 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets 
  • Dual Black Top Broad’Tron pickups 
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup volume controls 
  • Gretsch V-Stoptail tailpiece 
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic bridge 
  • Upgraded appointments include bound headstock, plainface head cap, vintage-inspired purfling, pearloid Neo 
  • Classical thumbnail inlays and closed back tuning keys 
  • Available in Astra Blue Burst with silver pickguard and chrome hardware

Technical Specification

Gretsch Guitars G5227 Electromatic Jet BT Single-Cut with V-Stoptail Electric Guitar

Body

  • Body Type: Single Cutaway
  • Top wood: Maple
  • Body wood: Chambered Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss

Neck

  • Neck shape: C
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.6"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss

Fingerboard

  • Material: Other
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Medium-jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Pearloid Thumbnail
  • Nut width/material: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm)

Electronics

  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Control layout: Individual volume, Master volume, Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way

Hardware

  • Bridge type: Fixed Bridge
  • Bridge design: Individual saddle
  • Tailpiece: Stopbar
  • Tuning machines: Die-cast
  • Color: Chrome

Other

  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Sold Separately
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Country of Origin: China