Gretsch G5024E Rancher Dreadnought Electric (Sunburst)
Gretsch G5024E Rancher Dreadnought Electric (Sunburst), Overview by GAK
Gretsch Rancher acoustics are back and better than ever. The G5024E Rancher dreadnought is an eminently affordable model with a beautiful Sunburst gloss finish, fine construction and appointments, and onboard electronics for peerless amplified tone.
Premium features include a bound solid spruce top with scalloped "X" bracing and the classic Rancher triangular sound hole (with binding), mahogany sides and bound arched back, mahogany neck, 21-fret rosewood fingerboard with Neo-ClassicGäó "thumbnail" inlays, compensated bridge with rosewood base, deluxe tuners, and gold-plated hardware. The Fishman® Sonicore under-saddle pickup and Isys+ preamp system provide great amplified performance, with volume, tone and phase controls, onboard tuner and battery life indicator.
- Body Material: Solid Spruce Top with Laminated Arched Mahogany Back and Sides
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Fretboard: Rosewood
- Number of Frets: 21
- Fret Size: Vintage-Style
- Position Inlays: Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"
- Nut Width: 1.6875" (42.8 mm)
- Scale Length: 25" (635 mm)
- Special Electronics: Fishman® Sonicore Pickup (Under Saddle) and Isys Pre-Amp System
- Controls: Volume, Treble, Bass, Phase, Onboard Tuner, Battery Life Indicator
- Hardware Finish: Gold-Plated
- Bridge: Compensated Synthetic Bone Saddle with Rosewood Base
- Tuning Machines: Deluxe Die-Cast
- String Nut: Synthetic Bone
- Unique Features:
- -Traditional Gretsch Rancher "Triangular" Sound Hole
- -White Bound Body, Neck, Headstock and Sound Hole
- -White Pearloid Neo-ClassicTM "Thumbnail" Position Inlays
- -Knurled Forward Strap Retainer Knob
- -3-Ply Tortoiseshell Pickguard with Gretsch Logo
- -Synthetic Bone Nut
Just an amazing guitar. The (rare) reviews you can find online are quite correct, the sound is on the trebly side, but quite balanced. Plugged in it sounds amazing as well. And it looks great! Overall really happy with it!
Superb for the price!
Looks great sounds great....what more to say?!!