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.
|Model Name:||G5442BDC Electromatic® Hollow Body 30.3" Short Scale Bass, Rosewood Fingerboard, Transparent Red|
|Series:||Gretsch® Electromatic Collection|
|Body Shape:||Electromatic® Bass|
|Body Material:||5-Ply Maple|
|Body Finish:||Gloss Urethane|
|Body Back:||5-Ply Arched Maple|
|Body Top:||5-Ply Arched Maple|
|Scale Length:||30.25" (768 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||22|
|Fret Size:||Medium Jumbo|
|Nut Width:||1.6” (40.6 mm)|
|Neck Finish:||Gloss Urethane|
|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™|
|Bridge:||Rosewood-Based 4-Saddle Adjusto-Matic™|
|Tuning Machines:||Gotoh® Die-Cast|
|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|
*Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (United States). MSRP is for reference purposes only; consult your local Authorized FMIC Dealer for pricing. Pricing outside the United States may vary due to each country's tax schedule, tariffs, import/shipping charges, and duties imposed by customs.