The exhilarating G2655T Streamliner Center Block Junior Double Cutaway is designed for three simple things—high gain-friendly performance, slick, easy playability and spectacular style. A sleek music machine, the G2655T cranks out the hits with updated features while staying true to That Great Gretsch Sound!™ that’s been a vital component of rock ‘n’ roll since its inception.
The secret to the Streamliner’s sound is twofold—the Broad’Tron humbucking pickup and the spruce center block. Specifically designed by the expert engineers at Gretsch for the Streamliner, the high-output Broad’Tron pickup spawns robust lows, pristine highs and a throaty midrange for a unique tone that blends well with other instruments in a band context. A lightweight spruce center block runs the length of the body, reinforcing the top while eliminating undesired feedback for volume-friendly performance on modern stages. The Streamliner’s sonic power is harnessed and shaped by the traditional control layout—neck and bridge pickup volume controls, a master tone control, master volume control and three-way pickup switching. Add some shimmer and expression to your playing with the Bigsby®-licensed B50 vibrato tailpiece while the Adjusto-matic™ bridge with anchored base and synthetic bone nut grant astounding tuning stability and accurate, slip-free intonation. A fast-playing 12”-radius rosewood fingerboard with elegant pearloid block inlays and 22 medium jumbo frets sits atop the white-bound neck with a thin “U”-shaped profile—ideal for chord work or fiery riffing.
All the classic eye-catching style you’ve come to expect from Gretsch is here—vintage-style black control knobs, F Holes, elegant two-ply white and black body binding, slick-looking nickel hardware, single-ply black pickguard with Gretsch logo and arched laminated maple construction. Easy to play while rocking out thanks to its smaller body, G2655T Streamliner Center Block Junior Double Cutaway with Bigsby is a phenomenal instrument for the modern musician who wants to control the stage and the audience while standing out from the pack.
General Model Name: G2655T Streamliner™ Center Block Jr. with Bigsby®, Broad'Tron™ Pickups, Black Model Number: 2800400506 Series: Gretsch® Streamliner Collection Color: Black Body Body Shape: Streamliner™ Center-Block Body Binding: White with Black Purfling Body Material: Laminated Maple Body Finish: Gloss Neck Neck Material: Nato Neck Shape: Thin "U" Neck Binding: White ABS Scale Length: 24.75" (628 mm) Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm) Number of Frets: 22 Fret Size: Medium Jumbo String Nut: Synthetic Bone Nut Width: 1.6875" (43 mm) Neck Plate: NA Neck Finish: Gloss Fingerboard: Rosewood Position Inlays: Pearloid Block Electronics Bridge Pickup: Broad'Tron Humbucker Neck Pickup: Broad'Tron Controls: Volume 1. Neck Pickup, Volume 2. Bridge Pickup, Master Volume, Master Tone Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Pickup Configuration: HH Hardware Bridge: Anchored Adjusto-Matic Tuning Machines: Die-Cast, Nickel Orientation: Right-Hand Pickguard: 1-Ply Black Control Knobs: Gold Vintage-Style Miscellaneous Strings: Nickel Plated Steel .010-.046