There's something undeniably inviting about the Taylor GS Mini bass. It's built with a scaled-down size but playing just a few notes reveals the impressive voice of a full-size instrument. That mix of portability and musicality has proven to be a winning combination that fits into many scenarios, from the couch or the campfire to the concert hall. It's not too big, it's not too precious and it's not too expensive. The GS Mini-e bass incorporates a proprietary string set developed by D’Addario, along with a Taylor-patented dual-prong bridge pin that was designed to optimize the string break angle and produce pleasing bass notes with the shorter scale length. The GS Mini-e Bass is equipped with ES-B electronics featuring an onboard preamp with tone and volume controls and built-in digital chromatic tuner with an LED display for tuning and low battery indication. The ES-B pickup system consists of Taylor's world-class ES2 pickup fine-tuned for bass strings, controlled by an ES-B preamp. Additional appointments include GS Mini-e Bass tuners in chrome, a 1-11/16" nut width, 4mm Italian acrylic dot fretboard inlays and 3-ring rosette.
  • Soli spruce top and maple/poplar/maple body
  • Mahogany neck
  • African ebony fingerboard and bridge
  • ES-B behind-the-saddle transducer
  • Body type: GS Mini Non-Cutaway
  • Top wood: Solid Spruce
  • Back & sides: Maple/poplar/maple
  • Bracing pattern: GS Mini bass bracing with Relief Rout
  • Body finish: Varnish
  • Neck shape: Taylor GS Mini
  • Fingerboard: Africa ebony
  • Neck wood: Hard Rock maple
  • Scale length: 23.5"
  • Number of frets: 20
  • Neck finish: Matte
  • Bridge: African ebony
  • Saddle & nut: Micarta/NuBone
  • Pickup/preamp: ES-B behind-the-saddle transducer with Adjustable Sensors
  • Tuning machines: GS Mini-e Bass tuners
  • Orientation: Right-handed
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Gig Bag
  • Country of origin: Mexico

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