AVB1 Spalted Maple/Maple/Alder

Plug this bass directly into the mixing console and you won't be disappointed. The warm tone of Maple fretboard is clear and well defined. It's an exquisite modern look. All packed in to an extended range 5 string bass with shorter 33" scale.

Woods

  • Body: Spalted Maple top with Wenge resonant layer and European Alder back
  • Neck: Laminate 5 pieces, Hard Maple/Wenge
  • Width at the nut: 46 mm
  • Width at the 24.fret: 78 mm
  • Fingerboard radius: 16"/407 mm
  • Fingerboard: Flamed Maple
  • Positional marks on the fingerboard: Pearl dots
  • Positional marks at the side of the fingerboard: Pearl
  • Nut: Brass
  • Body finish: Natural Satin Matt
  • Neck finish: Natural Satin Matt

Hardware

  • Bridge: Hipshot A style, Black
  • String spacing at the bridge: 18 mm
  • Tuning machines: Hipshot Ultralite, Black
  • Control knobs: Metal knobs with oval head, Black
  • Strap pins: Schaller Strap Locks, Black
  • Strings: Dunlop Superbrights 0.040-0.120
  • Weight: 4.1 kg

Electronics

  • Neck pickup: Nordstrand Dualcoil
  • Bridge pickup: Nordstrand Dualcoil
  • Electronics: Active/Passive electronics Nordstrand 3B5-a
  • Wiring: 1x main Volume, 1x pickup balance, 1x EQ bass, 1xEQ Mids with push/pull for switching freq. between 500/1000 Hz,1x EQ treble
  • Battery: 1x 9V
  • Output jack: Stereo 6.3 mm

Price available upon email request.

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Woods

  • Tops: your choice and availability
  • Body: Laminate or 2 pieces
  • Neck: Laminate 5, 7 or 9 pieces, Hard Maple/Wenge or your choice
  • Fingerboard: African Ebony, Birdseye Maple, Rosewood or Wenge 
  • Positional marks on the fingerboard: Dots, blocks or custom graphics
  • Positional marks at the side of the fingerboard: Pearl, Abalone or coloured plastic dots
  • Nut: Ebony, Tusq or Brass
  • Body finish: High Glossy, Satin Matt or oil&wax
  • Neck finish: High Glossy, Satin Matt or oil&wax

Hardware

  • Hipshot Bridges: Hipshot Vintage, A, B Triple Lock style, 
  • Colour of hardware: Chrome, Black or Gold
  • String spacing at the bridge: 16-20 mm
  • Tuning machines: Hipshot Ultralite
  • Colour of hardware: Chrome, Black or Gold
  • Gotoh bridges: Gotoh 303SJ-5
  • Tuning machines:  Gotoh GB707
  • Colour of hardware: Chrome, Cosmo Black, Black or Gold
  • Frets: 24 x Medium Jumbo 2.4 mm or Jumbo 2.9 mm
  • Strap pins: SImple or Schaller Strap Locks
  • Strings: Elixir Nickel Roundwound 0.045-0.130 or your choice

Electronics

  • Pickups: Singles or humbuckers
  • Brands: EMG, Kent Armstrong, Nordstrand, Aguilar, Delano, Bartolini
  • Electronics: Active/passive electronics with variable wiring
  • Brands: AV Basses, Aguilar, Glockenklang, Nordstrand, Bartolini

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