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Versatile, responsive, unforgettable. This Electromatic Double Jet has a distinct Gretsch-fuelled voice, but with a whole new level of sonic power. Blending the best of Broad'Tron attitude with that unmistakable Jet clarity. Tasty. And if you're looking for versatility, with a sound that'll not only respond to your individuality, but one that's perfect for a multitude of genres, stop right here. As your search is over. With a powerful, delicious duo of Black Top Broad'Tron pickups, sonic experimentation is a breeze. Delivering a sensational sonic character, a huge sound, and iconic punch, these sonic beauties are perfect for unleashing that inner rock god. But that's just beginning. They'll respond superbly well to any frequency, giving you booming lows, a full mid-range, and sharp, defined highs. So explore sonic freedom, with an instrument that wants you to do nothing more than find your real persona, and ignite it.
In your control
You want your tone to define you. You want your audience to feel what you play. So to ensure your performance is specifically tailored to you, this Electromatic Double Jet features essential controls that allow you to really put your own stamp on performance. Giving you complete tonal control, and sound sculpting options, right at your fingertips. Versatile. Explore the sonic possibilities of individual pickup volume controls, while a master tone and master volume with a treble bleed circuit offers universal control over your tone. So dig deep, get creative, and break the mould with Gretsch.
Crafted for greatness
Gretsch know what players expect from their performance. Which is why they consistently go above and beyond to guarantee an exceptional feel, throughout all their guitar models. Made with a chambered mahogany body, you get all the sonic authenticity mahogany brings. So expect to hear that warmth, shimmer, and resonance shine through, performance after performance.
A chambered mahogany body also provides a lightweight feel, ensuring you do nothing more than perform your way. Roam the stage, or rehearsal room with a fantastic feeling of weightlessness, and never be restricted with the G5222 Electromatic. And, thanks to a double-cutaway design, you can enjoy effortless access to the upper frets for those powerful solos and leads. As for the neck, it's all about sleekness. Allowing for rapid riff-playing and chord transitions, so explore to your heart's desire, this is platform that wants you to excel at what you love, music. Plus, a thin "U" shaped mahogany neck fits snug in the palm of your hand for a comfortable and secure grip, meaning you can take control of each note you play. More precision, no restriction.
- Product: Gretsch G5222 Electromatic Double Jet, Jade Grey Metallic
- Code: 2509310519
- Series: Electromatic
- Body Material: Chambered Mahogany w/ Maple Top
- Body Shape: Double Cutaway Electromatic
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Colour: Jade Grey Metallic
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Finish: Gloss
- Neck Shape: Thin-U
- Fingerboard Material: Laurel
- Fingerboard Radius: 12''
- Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Neo-Classic Thumbnail
- Number of Frets: 22
- Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
- Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
- Nut Width: 42.8 mm
- Scale Length: 625 mm
Hardware & Electronics
- Hardware Colour: Chrome
- Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
- Bridge: Anchored Adjusto-Matic
- Pickguard: Black Plexi Pickguard with White Gretsch Logo
- Control Knobs: G-Arrow
- Pickup Configuration: HH
- 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
- Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)