G5442BDC Electromatic Hollow Body Short Scale Bass Transparent Red

Gretsch

SKU: 13777

The G5442BDC Electromatic Hollow Body Short-Scale Bass is a stylishly seismic Gretsch® bass guitar with a comfortably short 30 1/4" scale and armed with two powerful “Black Top” Filter’Tron™ humbucking bass pickups that endow it with an electrifying deep-end voice and sonic identity.

The double-cutaway hollow and bound body resonates with full bass tone and balance, and features sound post bracing and elegantly bound F Holes. Other features include a maple neck, bound rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and hump-block pearloid inlays, three-position pickup switch, classic “G-Arrow" control knobs, rosewood-based four-saddle Adjusto-Matic™ bridge and “G”-cutout tailpiece. Available in Black and Red.

General

Model Name: G5442BDC Electromatic® Hollow Body 30.3" Short Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Transparent Red
Model Number: 2518002515
Series: Electromatic® Collection
MSRP: $1299.00
Color: Transparent Red

Body

Body Shape: Electromatic® Bass
Bracing: Sound Post
Body Material: 5-Ply Maple
Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
Body Back: 5-Ply Arched Maple
Body Top: 5-Ply Arched Maple

Neck

Neck Material: Maple
Scale Length: 30.25" (768 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Delrin®
Nut Width: 1.6” (40.6 mm)
Neck Plate: None
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Position Inlays: Hump-Block

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup: Blacktop™ Filter'Tron™
Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: Filter'Tron™ / Filter'Tron™

Hardware

Bridge: Rosewood-Based 4-Saddle Adjusto-Matic™
Tuning Machines: Gotoh® Die-Cast
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: None
Control Knobs: G-Arrow

Miscellaneous

Strings: NPS, .040-.095 Gauges
Unique Features: Hump-Block Fingerboard Inlays, Bound Body Top and Back, Bound Sound Holes and Fingerboard, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod, "G" Cutout Tailpiece

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Type: Bass Guitars

Vendor: Gretsch