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

SKU #2518002515
$1,299.00


Specs

Model Name G5442BDC Electromatic® Hollow Body 30.3" Short Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Transparent Red  
Model Number 2518002515  
MSRP $1,299.00  
Series Gretsch® Electromatic Collection  
Color Transparent Red
Build Basses
Cutaway Double Cutaway
Body 5-Ply Maple  
Body Shape Electromatic® Bass
Bracing Sound Post  
Body Top 5-Ply Arched Maple  
Neck Material Maple  
Neck Finish Gloss Urethane  
Scale Length 30.25" (768 mm)  
Fingerboard Rosewood  
Number of Frets 22  
Fret Size Medium Jumbo  
Nut Delrin®  
Nut Width 1.6” (40.6 mm)  
Position Inlays Pearloid Hump-Block  
Headstock Early '50s Gretsch  
Neck Plate None  
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 FT/FT  
Bridge Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base
Tuning Machines Die-Cast  
Pickguard None  
Control Knobs G-Arrow  
Orientation Right-Hand
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  
Included Accessories Optional: 099-6409-000 Economy Case - G6299 - Short Scale Bass (Flat)  

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.