Gretsch Rancher acoustics are back and better than ever for 2014. 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-Classic™ "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 Mahogany Back and Sides
Body Shape: Dreadnought
Body Back: Arched Laminated Mahogany
Body Sides: Laminated Mahogany
Body Top: Solid Spruce
Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Vintage-Style
Position Inlays: Neo-Classic™ "Thumbnail"
Neck Material: Mahogany
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
Optional Accessories: Hardshell Case (P/N: 0996402000), Gig Bag (P/N: 0996487000), Sound Hole Plug (P/N: 9221050000)