This guitar is just about as classic Gretsch as it gets. Introducing the Gretsch G5230T Electromatic Jet ft Single-Cut Bigsby Airline Silver. Check out the Filtrtron pickups and Bigsby trem with chambered Jet body construction. This version offers the player an intuitive 24.6mm scale length neck with a comfortable popular thin U profile.
This is what the guys at Gretsch have to say about this guitar and its specifications - Pure Jet Power, In its 65 year existence the Gretsch Jet has been the hallmark sound for iconic players. The all-new G5230T Electromatic Jet FT Single-Cut with Bigsby captures that essential Jet power and fidelity at an incredible price.
This guitar provides players with a Chambered Mahogany Body construction — Classic Jet tone begins with a chambered mahogany body with maple top that produces full lows and mids with an exceptionally smooth and present high end. The result is a deep acoustic foundation that is robust, yet balanced.
Fitted with a set of terrific sounding Black Top Filter'Tron pickups. This classic choice of pickups amplify and accentuate the Electromatic Jet FT's chambered body to produce a wide, balanced and transparent tone. Loud and punchy, this Jet sounds out with remarkable definition at any level of gain. Together, the body and pickups thunder with full, responsive lows and mids with a high end that sparkles without spikes. The Electromatic Jet FT is equipped with essential features that give you complete tonal control. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit provides intuitive global control over your pickup and tone settings.
Model Name G5230T Electromatic Jet FT Single-Cut with Bigsby, Black Walnut Fingerboard, Airline Silver
Body Finish Gloss
Neck Material Mahogany
Neck Finish Gloss
Neck Shape Thin "U"
Scale Length 24.6" (625 mm)
Fingerboard Black Walnut
Fingerboard Radius12" (305 mm)
Number of Frets22
Frets Size Medium Jumbo
String Nut Synthetic Bone
Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position Inlays Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
Bridge Pickup Blacktop Filter'Tron
Neck Pickup Black Top Filter'Tron
Controls Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone
Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge Anchored Adjusto-Matic
Strings NPS, .010-.046 Gauges
- Brand: Grestch
- Condition: New