Sadowsky 2022 Limited Edition MetroLine 5-String 21-Fret MM Bass Natural Transparent Satin

5-String Bass Guitar with Maple Fingerboard, Includes Gig Bag. Made in Germany.
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Sadowsky 2022 Limited Edition MetroLine 5-String 21-Fret MM Bass Natural Transparent Satin

Brand New
Serial #SMLL002301-22

Description & Specs

Weight: 8lbs
Serial #: SMLL002301-22

Model / Name: SML021MM5 90BXXXRRB
Strings: 5-string
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm) long scale
Construction: Bolt-On
Body Size: Sleek Undersized J with Deep Cutaways
Top Wood: Snakewood
Body / Back Wood: Torrified Swamp Ash
Neck Wood: Roasted Maple
Neck Shape: C shape
Fingerboard Wood: Roasted Birdseye Maple
Fingerboard Inlays: Black dot inlays
Fret Size and Material: 21 Nickel Silver Frets (width: 0.094" (2.3 mm) / height: 0.051" (1.3 mm))
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
Nut: Sadowsky Just-A-Nut III
Neck Width Nut: 1.772" (45.00 mm)
Neck Width 12th Fret: 2.67" (67.8 mm)
Neck Width Last Fret: 3.064" (77.82 mm)
Neck Thickness 1st Fret: 0.81" (20.5 mm)
Neck Thickness 12th Fret: 0.91" (23 mm)
Pickup (Neck): Passive Sadowsky Hum-Cancelling J
Pickup (Bridge): Passive Sadowsky MM-Style Humbucker
Electronics: active Sadowsky 2-way electronics (bass and treble boost) with (VTC)
Pot Layout: Volume / Balance / Vintage Tone Control (P/P) / Treble and Bass (stacked)
Push / Pull Function: Preamp Bypass
Switches: 2) 3-way Toggle Switches
Switch Function: Humbucker: Series / Parallel / Single Coil | J Style: Dual Coil / Single Coil
Electronics Compartment: Matching Wooden Electronics Compartment Cover
Control Knobs: Sadowsky Knobs
Machine Heads: Sadowsky Light Machine Head with Open Gear
Single String Spacing: 0.71" (18 mm)
Total String Spacing: 2.83" (72 mm)
Strap Locks: Sadowsky S Security Locks
Bridge System: Sadowsky Bridge with Quick Release
Hardware Color: Black
Accesories: Hex Key Tools, Sadowsky Leather Strap with Sadowsky logo, and Individual Certificate of Authenticity
Bag: Sadowsky Portabag
Made In: Germany

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