G5442BDC Electromatic® Hollow Body 30.3" Short Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Transparent Red

SKU #2518002515
United States of America $999.99 EST. U.S. STREET


Model Number 2518002515
Series Electromatic®
Color Transparent Red
Number of Strings 4
Orientation Right-Hand
Build Basses
Cutaway Double Cutaway
Body Finish Gloss Urethane
Body Shape Electromatic® Bass
Body Material 5-Ply Maple
Bracing Sound Post
Body Top 5-Ply Arched Maple
Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Gloss Urethane
Scale Length 30.25" (768 mm)
Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
Fingerboard Material Rosewood
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Nut Material Delrin®
Nut Width 1.6” (40.6 mm)
Position Inlays Pearloid Hump Block
Headstock Early '50s Gretsch
Neck Plate None
Bridge Pickup Black Top Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup Black Top Filter'Tron™
Pickup Color Chrome
Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), 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™
Bridge Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base
Hardware Finish Chrome
Tailpiece Gretsch® G-Cutout Tailpiece
Tuning Machines Die-Cast
Pickguard None
Control Knobs G-Arrow
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.045-.100 Gauges)
Strap Buttons Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
Other 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
Case/Gig Bag Optional G6299 Gretsch® Short Scale Bass Hardshell (p/n 099-6409-000)

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.


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