Summary: The Bongo represents everything a modern bass should be: well balanced, comfortable, resonant and expressive with effortless playability. The double cutaway basswood body design is of superior construction and along with a 24 fret finished neck offers unimpeded access for high register two octave fretwork. The Bongo along with its 4 band eq, Neodymium pickups, and 18V active preamp, deliver a powerful combination of unparalleled tonal diversity. This particular Bongo is in fantastic shape, finished in eye-catching orange pearl, plays effortlessly, has a new set of strings and comes in the original hard-shell case.
Body: It has a lightweight basswood body with a gorgeous orange pearl finish.
Neck: Satin finished maple neck with a rosewood fretboard, 24 frets, white “macaroni inlays”, compensated nut, matching headstock and Musicman tuners.
Pickups/Hardware: It has 2 Ernie Ball humbuckers with Neodymium magnets, 4-band active preamp; vol, bridge/neck pickup balance, treble, high-mid, low-mid, bass, black knobs, black pearloid pickguard and Music Man® chrome plated, hardened steel bridge plate with stainless steel saddles.
Cosmetics: This bass is in like new condition with only the slightest signs of it players wear. There are some pick scratches on the pickguard and pickups covers but overall this guitar looks almost brand new. The frets are in great shape as well with no gouges in them.
Playability: This guitar has been set up by our in house luthier and it is playing like it left the factory. The neck is straight, the action is low, the frets are in wonderful shape with no gouges and it plays nice and smooth up and down the fingerboard. The strings are also new and feel fabulous.
Weight: 8 lbs, 10 oz
Case: It ships in the original Musicman case with all the paperwork. We will ship it fully packed, padded and insured!
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