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Review – Sadowsky MasterBuilt 21-Fret Vintage J/J Bass

Here’s the latest review from our sister-site Bass Guitar Review of a Sadowsky MasterBuilt 21-Fret Vintage J/J Bass, featuring…

  • 4-string electric bass
  • 34″ (864 mm) long scale
  • bolt-on construction
  • sleek undersized J-Style body
  • chambered American Red Alder body
  • Roasted Maple neck (C shape)
  • Morado fingerboard
  • 12″ fingerboard radius
  • Sadowsky Just-A-Nut III nut
  • 1.5″ (38.1 mm) nut width
  • 2.2″ (56.3 mm) neck width at 12th fret
  • 2.5″ (63.5 mm) neck width at last fret
  • 0.82″ (20.8 mm) neck thickness at 1st fret
  • 0.95″ (24.1 mm) neck thickness at 12th fret
  • 21 nickel silver frets (width: 0.094″ (2.4 mm) / height: 0.051″ (1.3 mm))
  • Sadowsky hum-cancelling J-Style pickup (neck)
  • Sadowsky hum-cancelling J-Style pickup in 60s position (bridge)
  • active Sadowsky 2-way electronics (bass and treble boost) with Vintage Tone Control (VTC)
  • controls for Volume / Balance / Vintage Tone Control (P/P) / Treble and Bass (stacked)
  • push/pull function at VTC knob for preamp bypass
  • Sadowsky Light machine heads with open gear
  • Sadowsky S-security locks
  • Sadowsky bridge with quick string release
  • chrome hardware
  • Sadowsky Blue Label 045 – 105 strings
  • ’59 Burst Transparent Satin finish
  • tortoise pickguard
  • weight ca. 8.5 lbs (3.86 kg) or less
  • incl. hex key tools and individual Certificate of Authenticity
  • incl. Sadowsky Professional Road Bag (SAC BAG BASS PROF)
  • made in Germany

Sadowsky MasterBuilt 21-Fret J/J Bass: RRP: €5320.00

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