G5655T Electromatic® Center Block Jr. Single-Cut with Bigsby®
Live and loud, Electromatic® Center Block Jr. guitars are designed for that pure and powerful Gretsch® sound at high volume. Painstakingly crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability, these all-new models deliver the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart for decades. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.
The G5655T Electromatic Center Block Jr. Single-Cut with Bigsby® features a smaller-sized body with a chambered spruce center block for dynamic resonance, high gain power and lightweight comfort. A lower set maple neck offers effortless access and performance, while the 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays offers excellent playability.
Its dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups deliver bold, dynamic and articulate tone with enhanced sonic punch. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit allows you to flexibly harness this instrument’s sonic power.
Boasting stage-stealing style, the G5655T is available in Casino Gold, Dark Cherry Metallic or Jade Grey Metallic with a silver pickguard and nickel hardware, including the Bigsby B70 vibrato tailpiece, anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge and G-arrow knobs.
- Slightly smaller 14” single-cutaway maple body with a chambered spruce center block
- Lower set maple neck for effortless access and performance
- 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays
- Dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups
- Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup controls
- Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece
- Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
- Graph Tech® NuBone® nut
- Nickel hardware
- Available in Casino Gold, Dark Cherry Metallic and Jade Grey Metallic with silver pickguard
Model Number 2509801579 Series Electromatic® Color Casino Gold Orientation Right-Hand
Build Center Block Body Finish Gloss Body Shape Center Block Jr. Body Material Laminated Maple Bracing Center Block Body Binding Aged White with B/AW/B Purfling Body Back Arched Laminated Maple Body Top Arched Laminated Maple Body Depth 1.75" (44.45 mm)
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges) Strap Buttons Gretsch® Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs
Neck Material Maple Neck Construction Set-Neck Neck Finish Gloss Neck Shape Thin "U" Neck Binding Aged White Scale Length 24.6" (625 mm) Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm) Fingerboard Material Laurel Number of Frets 22 Fret Size Medium Jumbo Nut Material Graph Tech® NuBone® Nut Width 1.685" (42.8 mm) Position Inlays Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
Bridge Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ Hardware Finish Nickel Tailpiece Bigsby®-Licensed B70 Vibrato Tuning Machines Die-Cast Pickguard Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos Control Knobs G-Arrow
Bridge Pickup Black Top Broad’Tron™ Neck Pickup Black Top Broad'Tron™ Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master 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™