The Vintage Modified Bass VI delivers authentically vintage-style look and tone, with a few modern touches such as a comfortable "modern C" neck profile and 9.5" fingerboard radius (the originals were 7.25"), and three custom Jaguar single-coil pickups with notched "claw" shielding rings (reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup).Other features... Click To Read More About This Product
The Vintage Modified Bass VI delivers authentically vintage-style look and tone, with a few modern touches such as a comfortable "modern C" neck profile and 9.5" fingerboard radius (the originals were 7.25"), and three custom Jaguar single-coil pickups with notched "claw" shielding rings (reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup).
Other features include the model's classic 30" scale (standard tuning one octave lower than a guitar), maple neck, bound Indian Laurel fingerboard with 21 medium jumbo frets and pearloid block inlays, four two-position slider switches (on/off switch for each pickup and one bass-cut "strangle" tone circuit switch), tortoiseshell pickguard (three-ply white-black-white on Black model), two black plastic control knobs (master volume, master tone), and vintage-style six-saddle bridge with non-locking floating vibrato.
30” scale length, guitar tuning one octave below standard
Maple neck with “C”-shaped profile
21-fret Indian Laurel fingerboard with white pearloid block inlays
Three custom single-coil Jaguar pickups (reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup for hum cancellation)
Three on/off slide switches (one for each pickup), “strangle” bass-cut slide switch
Vintage-style bridge with non-locking floating vibrato"
Neck joint: Bolt-on
Scale length: 30 in.
Truss rod: Standard
Finish: Gloss polyurethane
Active or passive pickups: Passive
Pickup configuration: SSS
Neck: Jaguar Single-Coil neck pickup with claw
Middle: Jaguar Single-Coil reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup with claw
Bridge: Jaguar Single-Coil bridge pickup with claw
Series or parallel: Parallel
Material: Indian Laurel
Radius: 9.5 in.
Fret size: Medium-jumbo
Number of frets: 21
Inlays: Pearloid block
Nut material: Synthetic bone
Cutaway: Double cutaway
Body wood: Basswood
Body finish: Gloss polyurethane
Orientation: Right handed
Control layout: Master volume, master tone
Special switching: 3-On/Off slide switches (one for each pickup), 2-Position slide switch for bass-cut "Strangle" circuit
Bridge type: Tremolo
Bridge design: 6-Saddle vintage-style bridge
Tailpiece: Non-locking floating vibrato
Tuning machines: Vintage style
Number of strings: 6
Special features: Tuned down one octave from a regular guitar