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 G5655TG Electromatic® Center Block Jr. Single-Cut with Bigsby® and Gold Hardware features a smaller-sized body with a chambered spruce center block for dynamic resonance, high gain power and lightweight comfort.

Offering excellent playability, the 12”-radius laurel fingerboard hosts 22 medium jumbo frets and NeoClassic™ thumbnail inlays. Its dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups deliver bold, dynamic and articulate tone with enhanced sonic punch.

This guitar boasts stage-stealing style with five stunning finishes—Aspen Green, Azure Metallic, Black Gold, Cadillac Green and Orange Stain—and gleaming gold pickguards and hardware, including the Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece, anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge and G-arrow knobs.

  • Slightly smaller 14” single-cutaway maple body with a chambered spruce center block
  • Lower set maple neck for effortless access and performance
  • 12”-radius laurel fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and pearloid Neo-Classic™ thumbnail inlays
  • Dual Black Top Broad’Tron™ humbucking pickups
  • Master volume with treble bleed circuit, master tone and individual pickup controls
  • Bigsby® B70 vibrato tailpiece
  • Anchored Adjusto-Matic™ bridge
  • Graph Tech® NuBone® nut
  • Gold hardware

Product Specs

Color - Azure Metallic
Country Of Origin - CN
Orientation - Right-Hand
Platform - Electromatic® Center Block
Series - Electromatic®

Fingerboard Material - Laurel
Fingerboard Radius - 12" (305 mm)
Neck Construction - Set-Neck
Neck Finish - Gloss
Neck Material - Maple
Neck Shape - Thin "U"
Number of Frets - 22
Nut Material - Graph Tech® NuBone®
Nut Width - 1.6875" (42.86 mm)
Position Inlays - Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
String Nut - Graph Tech® NuBone®

Body - Laminated Maple
Body Back - Laminated Maple
Body Binding - Aged White with B/AW/B Purfling
Body Finish - Gloss
Body Material - Laminated Maple
Body Shape - Electromatic® Center Block
Body Style - Gretsch® Center Block Guitars
Body Top - Arched Laminated Maple
Bracing - Center Block
Waist - 8.625" (219.08 mm)

Bridge - Anchored Adjusto-Matic™
Bridge Cover/Tailpiece - Bigsby® B70
Bridge Mounting - Anchored
Control Knobs - G-Arrow
Hardware Finish - Gold
Neck Plate - NA
Pickguard - Gold Plexi with Black Gretsch® and Electromatic® Logos
Pickup Covers - Gold
Strings - Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
Switch Tip - Gold
Tuning Machines - Die-Cast

Bridge Pickup - Black Top Broad’Tron™
Controls - Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Master Volume, Master Tone
Middle Pickup - N/A
Neck Pickup - Black Top Broad'Tron™
Pickup Configuration - HH
Special Electronics - N/A
Switching - 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup

Commodity Code - 9207901000
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Body Depth - 1.75" (44.45 mm)
Dimensions - 5.50x19.50x47.00 IN
Fret Size - Medium Jumbo
Lower Bout - 13.5" (343 mm)
Scale Length - 24.6" (625 mm)
Shipping Height - 5.50 IN
Shipping Length - 47.00 IN
Shipping Weight - 12.50 LB
Shipping Width - 19.50 IN
Upper Bout - 10.5" (267 mm)

Rock n Roll Vintage Guitars

Rock n Roll Vintage Guitars

Brand New
Azure Metallic
17 Years
Rock n Roll Vintage Guitars
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Chicago, IL
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