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G5440LSB Electromatic® Hollow Body Long Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Orange

Model: 2518000512

The G5440LS Electromatic Hollow Body Long-Scale Bass is a stylishly seismic new Gretsch bass guitar armed with two powerful new “Black Top” Filter’Tron™ humbucking bass pickups that endow it with an electrifying deep-end voice and identity.

Its single-cutaway hollow and bound body resonates with full bass tone and balance, and features sound-post bracing and elegant 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.

General

Model Name: G5440LSB Electromatic® Hollow Body Long Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Orange
Model Number: 2518000512
Series: Gretsch® Electromatic Collection
MSRP: $1299.00
Color: Orange

Body

Body Shape: Electromatic® Bass
Body Material: 5-Ply Maple
Body Finish: Gloss Urethane

Neck

Neck Material: Maple
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Delrin®
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Neck Plate: None
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Position Inlays: Hump-Block

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: Black Top Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup: Black Top Filter'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: HH

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, .010-.046 Gauges
Unique Features: Hump-Block Fret Board Inlays, Bound Body Top and Back, Bound Sound Holes, Bound Fingerboard, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, Adjustable Truss Rod, "G" Cutout Tailpiece
NOTICE REGARDING USE OF HISTORIC PATENT NUMBERS/MARKINGS: Some GRETSCH® products are intentional recreations or reissues of vintage guitars and guitar components, and may therefore incorporate markings or text associated with original patents that have since expired. Specific examples of such models include patent numbers on certain FILTER'TRON™ pickups and patent numbers on BIGSBY® tailpieces. Such markings are included only for the sake of historical accuracy, and are not intended to denote or imply live patents or ongoing patent protection.