Gibson launches a five-string EB bass
Gibson USA completes its EB Bass series with a five-string instrument, available in two finishes.
The Gibson Five-String EB Bass is inspired by the SG design, with its double cutaway and its tortoise shell-styl full pickguard.
The bass is equipped with two new EB-Bass Alnico V pickups designed by Jim DeCola. They can be played in both humbucker or single-coil configurations thanks to the push-pull volume knobs.
- Ash body
- Maple neck with rounded 50's shape
- Rosewood fingerboard with 20 medium jumbo frets and acrylic Dot inlays
- 34" scale length
- Grover tuners, 20:1 ratio
- 2 new EB-Bass Alnico V pickups
- 2 push/pull volume controls, one master tone
- Babicz Full Contact bridge
- Vintage Gloss Fireburst and Vintage Gloss natural finishes available
MSRP is $1932. Mode details at www.gibson.com.
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