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Gretsch G5442B Electromatic Hollow-Body Short-Scale Bass Transparent Red


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This is a 2020 Gretsch G5442B Electromatic Short-Scale Hollow-Body Electric Bass in Transparent Red w/ Rosewood Fingerboard & Free Pro Setup!
Have this guitar set up exactly the way you like for FREE!
The pictures are of the actual instrument for sale.

The deluxe hardshell bass case pictured is optional.
Send us a message and we can discuss pricing!

From Gretsch:
"The G5442B Electromatic Hollow Body Short-Scale Bass is a stylishly seismic Gretsch bass guitar with a comfortably short 30 1/4" scale and armed with two powerful "Black Top " Filter'Tron™ humbucking bass pickups that endow it with an electrifying deep-end voice and sonic identity. The double-cutaway hollow and bound body resonates with full bass tone and balance, and features sound post bracing and elegantly 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."

Tech Specs:
- Body Shape: Electromatic
- Left-/Right-handed: Right-handed
- Number of Strings: 4
- Color: Transparent Red
- Body Finish: Gloss Urethane
- Body Material: 5-ply Laminate Maple
- Neck Material: Maple, set
- Neck Shape: Electromatic Bass
- Fingerboard Material: Rosewood, 12" Radius
- Fingerboard Inlay: Hump-Block
- Number of Frets: 22, medium jumbo
- Scale Length: 30.25"
- Nut Width: 1.6"
- Bridge/Tailpiece: Rosewood-based 4-saddle Adjusto-Matic
- Tuners: Enclosed precision tuners
- Neck Pickup: Black Top Filter'Tron Humbucker
- Bridge Pickup: Black Top Filter'Tron Humbucker
- Controls: 2 x volume, 1 x tone
- Manufacturer Part Number: 2518002515

If we are shipping this instrument to you, we will include humidity control at no extra charge, to ensure a consistent humidity level during transit.

Come visit Sky Guitars in Denton, Texas!

We inspect every single instrument when it first arrives! We inspect every aspect of the instrument including the neck, frets, fit and finish, as well as checking any electronics where applicable. We also do a complete setup.

Have it specifically adjusted for how you play!
Do you use a capo? Are you a beginner? Do you prefer a certain type of string?
Our Owner/Luthier will personally set up your instrument to fit your individual needs as a player!

We are an authorized Gretsch dealer.
We guarantee that every instrument we sell has been kept in a humidified room. This instrument has a perfect neck and plays great. All instruments are professionally adjusted.


We have been a repair shop for 20 years and repair instruments for people all over the world!

We have been a locally owned guitar shop in Denton, TX since 1994. We provide an incredible selection of musical instruments for both amateur and professional musicians. We stock both acoustic and electric guitars, electric and upright basses, mandolins, resonators, banjos, violins, violas, cellos, drums, pedals, effects, mics, stands, straps, amplifiers, PA gear and more. We are dedicated to competing with and beating the lowest internet prices on everything we carry in-store.

We have long been the place musicians depend on for expert instrument set-up and repair. We started out as an instrument repair business in the early 90's and our business and clientele have grown year after year! We are both Denton, TX's Largest Music Store and Denton's Oldest and Best Musical Instrument Repair Shop.

4/23/20 - BA


    • Sky Guitars
      (940) 387-2671
    • 521 N. Elm St.
      Denton, TX 76201
    • MON-SAT: 10a - 6p
      Closed Sunday