This is a hand made Custom Shop instrument. Custom Color Tobacco Sunburst Superlite Paulownia body with Maple neck and fingerboard, black block inlays, lightweight Hipshot tuners, Seymour Duncan pickups and an Aguilar OBP-3 preamp allowing players to boost or cut out desired frequencies. Pickup volume is stack on the first concentric pot with Bass and Treble on the second concentric pot and Mids on the third. Very lightweight and resonant, this bass has that low mid growl heard on stage and in the best recordings throughout the 60's, 70's and 80's!
We are producing these as our version of vintage Fender instruments made in the 50's. 60's and early 70's. Highly sought after original vintage instruments can bring well over $10,000 and taking them on stage and into studios is a serious risk. These Custom Shop instruments are light weight, resonant and have the feel, playability and tone of the old treasured instruments. They can be used for touring and recording without the risk of loss or damage.
*We are a FULL SERVICE shop, in business over 30 years, have a expert repair and Custom Modification department as well as an on-site Custom Shop for in-house mods and custom instrument builds. Guitar Villa, located in Bethlehem PA, is run by musicians, instrument and amp techs and we are here to help you with any product selection or use questions you may have. We can advise on the best value at any budget. We would be happy to give you an in-hand description of any item we list for sale. Contact us for all your questions or needs before and after the sale!