Introduced in 1976, the Music Man Stingray was the first bass to feature active electronics and took on a number of modern innovations. Designed by Leo Fender, Tom Walker, and Sterling Ball, the Stingray brought versatility and a wide range of tonal possibilities to the bass world. Over the years it has taken on a number of variations and upgrades. This single humbucker 4 string model features a Music Man alnico humbuckers, hand rubbed gunstock oil and waxed maple neck, 21 high profile frets, Schaller tuning keys, and 3-band active preamp.. This product comes with a case.