G5191BK Tim Armstrong "Signature" Electromatic® Hollow Body, Rosewood Fingerboard, Black

Model: 2516000506

Loud and ferocious, the Gretsch® G5191BK Tim Armstrong Electromatic® Hollow Body bears the personal stamp of Rancid founder and punk godfather Armstrong. Huge tone resonates from deep within its bound single-cutaway hollow body, which features parallel tone bar bracing with sound post and bound F Holes. The one-piece maple neck has a white graphite nut and bound rosewood fingerboard with acrylic block inlays. Other features include dual “Black Top” Filter’Tron™ humbucking pickups with gold-plated bezels, three-position pickup switch, gold-plated hardware, bound headstock with pearloid Gretsch inlay and Armstrong’s signature on the truss rod cover, Grover® tuners, Adjusto-Matic™ bridge and harp tailpiece. Left-handed model also available.


Model Name: G5191BK Tim Armstrong "Signature" Electromatic® Hollow Body, Rosewood Fingerboard, Black
Model Number: 2516000506
Series: Gretsch® Electromatic Collection
MSRP: $1699.00
Color: Black


Body Shape: Electromatic® Hollow Body
Body Binding: 4-Ply
Body Material: Laminated Maple
Body Finish: Matte Urethane


Neck Material: Maple
Neck Binding: 3-Ply B/W/B
Scale Length: 24.33" (618 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 12.5" (320 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Jumbo
String Nut: Graphite
Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
Neck Plate: None
Neck Finish: Matte Urethane
Position Inlays: Block


Bridge Pickup: Black Top Filter'Tron™
Neck Pickup: Black Top Filter'Tron™
Controls: Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: HH


Bridge: Rosewood-Based Adjusto-Matic™
Tuning Machines: Grover® Sta-Tite™ Die-Cast
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: None
Control Knobs: G-Arrow


Strings: NPS, .011, .014, .018, .028, .038, .049
Unique Features: Block Acrylic Inlay Position Markers, Gold-Plated Hardware, Graphite Nut, Black Headstock Overlay, Grover® Tuners, Gold-Plated Pickup Bezels, Harp Tailpiece, Pearloid Gretsch® Headstock Inlay, 4-Ply Bound Top and Back, 3-Ply Bound Fingerboard & Headstock, Single Ply Bound F Holes, Knurled Strap Retainer Knobs, "Blacktop" Filter'Tron™ Pickups, Adjustable Truss Rod
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.