The Ball family is the last of a dying breed, a family business making premium guitars and basses on the California central coast since 1984. Sterling Ball, alongside his sons Brian and Scott, combine the laser precision of robotics and old-world hand craftsmanship to develop innovative instrument designs that push the boundaries of performance and playability.
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Part Number 117-83-C2-13-CS-CR Model BFR Old Smoothie Description BFR Old Smoothie Trans Buttermilk Color Trans Buttermilk UPC Code 749699693215 MAP $2,399.00 Unique Feature #1 Roasted figured Maple Neck with white binding Unique Feature #2 Stainless Steel Frets Unique Feature #3 Trans buttermilk finish with red tortoise pickguard Solid Top/Body woods Alder Body finish (lacquer, polyeurethane, polyester) High gloss polyester Neck wood Roasted figured maple Neck finish Ultra-light satin polyurethane finish Neck shape/size C Fingerboard wood Rosewood Fingerboard inlay dots Scale Length 34" Radius 7.5" Number of frets 21 Nut material Melamine Nut width 1 5/8" Tuning keys type & description Schaller BM, with tapered string posts Bridge type Music Man® chrome plated, hardened steel bridge plate with vintage stainless steel saddles and adjustable mute pads Hardware finish Chrome String brand/gauge it ships with 45w-65w-80w-100w (Super Slinky Bass #2834) Pickup #1 Custom "Old Smoothie" humbucking with 10 elongated Alnico magnets and split cover Controls - Knobs Custom "Old Smoothie" 2-band active preamp; vol, treble, bass Case SKB Hardshell Case 9 lbs 6 oz C30912
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