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March 2012
Custom Tremolo 7-String Bass
March 2012
Custom Tremolo 7-String Bass
This bass had four design goals that, when combined, put it way outside the realm of normal custom building. 7 strings, a tremolo combined with a midi system, a 14.5 mm string spacing, and semihollow construction. Surprisingly, the result is very natural looking. The unique body is very minimal in size, so added depth helps keep the chambering effective. The neck is made from the same mahogany as the body to help enhance the warm tone. The facing is a single piece of extremely figured claro walnut, instead of the normal bookmatched set. The 3 pickups each have a separate on/off switch, making for a huge amount of switches and knobs to be sq... more
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Technical Specification

scale length- 31"
number of frets- 24
body wood- african mahogany
facing- claro walnut
neck- african mahogany
fretboard- macassar ebony
pickups- Bartolini humbuckers
preamp- Bartolini
piezo/midi- Graphtech
bridge- custom Hipshot tremolo

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