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Live and loud, Electromatic® Center Block Jr. guitars are designed for that pure and powerful Gretsch® sound at high volume. Painstakingly crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability, these all-new models deliver the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart for decades. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.
The G5655T Electromatic Center Block Jr. Single-Cut with Bigsby® features a smaller-sized body with a chambered spruce center block for dynamic resonance, high gain power and lightweight comfort. A lower set maple neck offers effortless access and performance, while the 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays offers excellent playability.
Its dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups deliver bold, dynamic and articulate tone with enhanced sonic punch. The combination of individual pickup volume controls, master tone and master volume with treble bleed circuit allows you to flexibly harness this instrument’s sonic power.
Model Name: G5655T Electromatic® Center Block Jr. Single-Cut with Bigsby®, Casino Gold
Model #: 2509801579
Series: Electromatic® Collection
Country Of Origin: CN
Color: Casino Gold
Body: Laminated Maple
Body Finish: Gloss
Body Shape: Center Block Jr.
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss
Neck Shape: Thin "U"
Scale Length: 24.6" (625 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Frets Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Graph Tech® NuBone®
Nut Width: 1.685" (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays: Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
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
Pickup Configuration: Broad'Tron™ / Broad'Tron™
Bridge: Anchored Adjusto-Matic™
Hardware Finish: Nickel
Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
Pickguard: Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos
Control Knobs: G-Arrow
Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)