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The G5440LS Electromatic Hollow Body Long-Scale Bass is a stylishly seismic new Gretsch bass guitar armed with two powerful new “Black Top” Filter’Tron bass pickups that endow it with an electrifying deep-end voice and identity.
Its single-cutaway hollow and bound body resonates with full bass tone and balance, and features sound-post bracing and elegant 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.
Body Wood: Five-ply maple
Neck Wood: Maple
Fretboard Wood: Rosewood
Nut Width: 1.6875"
Frets: 22, medium jumbo
Bridge: Rosewood-Based 4-Saddle Adjusto-Matic
Electronics: Black Top Filter'Trons
Controls: Three-way pickup selector, tone, and volume controls
Tuners: Gotoh die-cast
Case: Sold separately