Gretsch G5420 LH Electromatic Left-Handed - Black


Product image 1Gretsch G5420 LH Electromatic Left-Handed - Black
Product image 2Gretsch G5420 LH Electromatic Left-Handed - Black
Product image 3Gretsch G5420 LH Electromatic Left-Handed - Black
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Product image 5Gretsch G5420 LH Electromatic Left-Handed - Black

Regular price $849.99

No nonsense, Electromatic hollow-body guitars are the perfect real, pure and powerful Gretsch instruments. They’re your next-step Gretsch—bold, dynamic and articulate, and crafted with essential Gretsch sound, style and playability.

Alive and resonant, the G5420LH has fully hollow build with a true Filter’Tron™ voice that explodes with a huge punch and clear, strong presence. Like all Electromatic guitars, it delivers the fearless and electrifying authenticity that has set Gretsch apart as the quintessential rock ‘n’ roll guitars from the very beginning. It’s the sound of honor itself—play proud.

Premium features include:

  • Left-handed model
  • Dual “Black Top ” Filter’tron humbucking pickups
  • Versatile upgraded controls including master volume treble bleed circuit
  • Oversized bound F-holes and aged multi-ply body binding
  • Smaller late-’50s G6120 bound headstock
  • Graph Tech® NuBone™ nut
  • Pearloid Neo-Classic “thumbnail” fingerboard inlays
  • Gretsch “G-cutout” tailpiece



  • Serial Number:  KS20063490
  • Weight:  8.0 lbs
  • Series:  Electromatic® Collection
  • Color:  Black
  • Orientation:  Left-Hand
  • Build:  Hollow Body
  • Cutaway:  Single Cutaway
  • Body Finish:  Gloss
  • Body Material:  5-Ply Maple
  • Bracing: Sound Post
  • Body Binding:  Aged White with B/W/B Purfling
  • Neck Material:  Maple
  • Neck Finish:  Gloss Urethane
  • Neck Binding:  Aged White
  • Scale Length:  24.6" 
  • Fingerboard Radius;  12" 
  • Fingerboard Material:  Rosewood
  • Number of Frets:  22
  • Fret Size:  Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material:  Graph Tech® TUSQ® XL
  • Nut Width;  1.6875" 
  • Position Inlays:  Pearloid Neo-Classic™ Thumbnail
  • Headstock:  Late '50s Gretsch
  • Bridge Pickup:  Black Top 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:  Adjusto-Matic™ with Secured Rosewood Base
  • Hardware Finish:  Chrome
  • Tailpiece:  "Harp" Style Tailpiece
  • Tuning Machines:  Die-Cast
  • Pickguard:  Silver Plexi w/ Black Gretsch® & Electromatic® Logos
  • Control Knobs:  G-Arrow
  • Strings:  Nickel Plated Steel (.011-.049 Gauges)
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