Ernie Ball Music Man Caprice Bass Guitar
Ernie Ball Music Man Caprice Bass Guitar
A brand new yet vintage offering from Ernie Ball Music Man basses. Introducing the first fully passive Caprice Bass Guitar. If you're looking for low-fi greasy bass tone, and rely on our amp and effect pedals to manipulate your tone, this bass is for you!
Let's examine the Ernie Ball Music Man Caprice Bass Guitar
- Music Man Inline Humbucker & Offset Humucker pickups
- Sleek Modern Feel
- Passive Electronics for low-fi, old school goodness
Music Man Inline Humbucker & Offset Humucker pickups
Here's an interesting approach to a classic pickup style configuration. Ernie Ball included split P Bass and inline J Bass pickups on the Caprice. Both pickups still have that Ernie Ball 'ballsy' growl, but have the undertones of a classic Fender bass as well.
Sleek Modern Feel
The compact and offset design of the Ernie Ball Music Man Caprice Bass Guitar give the body shape a comfortable and balanced feel that is a joy to play on. The bridge is constructed from hardened steel for a great look and tonal stability, and the bass is set off with the oversized headstock with Ernie Ball's signature 3+1 tuner array. The bass plays quick and comfortably!
Passive Electronics for low-fi, old school goodness
When building your stable of go-to basses, they can't all be high definition, active, bright and sizzling axes. There has to be room for the low-fi vintage sound. This bass meticulously reproduces said low-fi sound with all it's passive-ness. Warm, 70's vinyl tones are easily achieved direct in to your amp.
Grab a vintage sounding bass in a sleek modern package!
- Passive Electronics
- Two distinct pickup voicings
- New oversized headstock
- Model Caprice Bass
- Size 12-11/16" wide, 1-5/8" thick, 45-9/16" long (32.2 cm wide, 4.1 cm thick, 115.7 cm long)
- Weight 8 lbs. 8 oz. (3.86 kg) - varies slightly
- Body Wood Alder
- Body Finish High gloss polyester
- Body Colors Black, Ivory White, Diamond Blue,
- Heritage Tobacco Burst
- Bridge Vintage Music Man® top loaded chrome plated, steel bridge plate with vintage nickel plated hollow steel saddles
- Pickguard Shell (Heritage Tobacco Burst);
- Parchment (Diamond Blue); Black (Black); Mint (White)
- Scale Length 34" (86.4 cm)
- Neck Radius 7.5" (19.1 cm)
- Headstock Size 9" (22.9 cm) long
- Frets 21 - High profile, narrow width
- Neck Width 1-1/2" (38.1 mm) at nut, 2-1/2" (63.5 mm) at last fret
- Neck Wood Select maple neck
- Fingerboard Select maple or rosewood
- Fret Markers 5/16" Black or White dots
- Neck Finish Ultra-light satin polyurethane finish
- Neck Colors Natural aged yellow finish
- Tuning Machines Schaller BM, with tapered string posts
- Truss Rod Adjustable - no component or string removal
- Neck Attachment 5 bolts - perfect alignment with no shifting; Sculpted neck joint allows smooth access to higher frets
- Electronic Shielding Graphite acrylic resin coated body cavity and aluminum lined pickguard
- Controls 250kohm neck pickup volume, 250kohm bridge pickup volume, and tone - .1µF tone capacitor
- Pickups Music Man® inline humbucking; Music Man® offset humbucking
- Left Handed No
- Strings 45w-65w-80w-100w (Super Slinky Bass #2834)
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