Founded in 1990 by woodworking enthusiast Ned Steinberger, NS Design has a strong reputation for designing bass guitars that are unique in how they look, sound and feel. With a quick browse through this section, you'll see for yourself that these are not your run-of-the-mill bass guitars - in fact, Ned's early passion for woodwork is quite obvious in these eye-catching instruments. NS Design bass guitars have even been praised by many of today's most respected players, including Jeremy Arrowood of the Darell Webb Band, blues-rock legend James "Hutch" Hutchinson and virtuoso Chance Wilder Onody.
From 4-string electric double basses to 5-string models, fretless bass guitars and more, NS Design has a model for anyone who boasts a high level of musicianship. For a perfect example of NS Design's dedication to innovation, check out the NXT 4-String Electric Double Bass. From its ¾ sized solid maple body and neck to its on-board Polar pickup system, this bass delivers a full, rich tone that rings with clarity. Plus, it's very affordable, so you don't have to be a rich rock star to enjoy the world-class craftsmanship of this instrument.
Another choice that's worthy of your attention is the CR5 RADIUS Fretless Bass Guitar. Packed with state-of-the-art features to improve your playability and expand your versatility, this bass is everything you'd expect from the brilliance of Ned Steinberger. With its Fusion neck, Diradial body design, NS tuning system and NS/EMG pickup system, these top-notch characteristics come together to make a bass that's stunningly dynamic and will certainly bring your talents to the forefront.
As you've probably realized by now, NS Design is all about redefining what makes an exceptional bass guitar, and their results are nothing short of magnificent. If you're a bassist with big aspirations, you owe it to yourself to explore their entire catalog. Whatever you choose, that outcome will be sure to blow you away, as well as everyone in attendance at your next performance.