Short, stout, and ready to pack a punch, Gretsch's G2220 Electromatic Junior Jet II Short Scale Bass is more than capable of filling a room with subsonic tones. If you've been searching for a value-packed, short-scale powerhouse for slapping and shredding, look no further than the G2220 Electromatic Junior Jet II.
The G2220 features a comfortable, lightweight poplar body that eliminates shoulder strain, making it ideal for late-night jam sessions and extended performances. Its deep single-cutaway design gives players easy access to all 20 frets, allowing easy riffing in the upper registers. And, with its sturdy bolt-on maple neck and sleek black walnut fingerboard, the G2220 projects loads of sustain and a snappy top-end.
Powering the Junior Jet II is a fierce set of mini-humbuckers that churn out thunderous lows and sizzling highs. These pickups can pump out anything from warm and sludgy to aggressive and biting, thanks to the three-position pickup toggle switch, master volume, and master tone controls onboard.
The G2220 Electromatic Junior Jet II bass has captured the hearts of countless musicians worldwide. Whether you're in the market for a backup bass, a short-scale shredder, or you're a guitarist looking to dive into the deep-end, the G2220 is an excellent choice.
Body Material: Basswood
Body Finish: Gloss
Neck Finish: Gloss
Fingerboard: Black Walnut, 12" (305 mm)
Frets: 20, Medium Jumbo
Position Inlays: White Pearloid Dot
Side Dots: White
Nut (Material/Width): Synthetic Bone, 1.56" (39.68 mm)
Tuning Machines: Die-Cast
Scale Length: 30.3" (770 mm)
Bridge: 4-Saddle Adjustable
Pickguard: Black Plexi Pickguard with White Gretsch Logo
Pickup Switching: Gretsch Mini Humbucking (Bridge),
Gretsch Mini Humbucking (Neck)
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
Control Knobs: G-Arrow
Hardware Finish: Chrome