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Epiphone Thunderbird-IV Reverse Vintage Sunburst



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Epiphone Thunderbird-IV Reverse Vintage Sunburst

First issued from Kalamazoo in 1963, the Thunderbird Bass was the only bass produced by Gibson and Epiphone for some time. What else would anyone really need though? The zig-zag body design came from Detroit auto-designer Ray Dietrich in the same spirit as the rumbling muscle cars that ruled the road at the time. It’s distinct look, legendary tone have remained a staple to this day.


Body: mahogany body wings
Neck: 7-ply mahogany/walnut
Neck Profile: 1960s rounded bass profile
Neck joint: through-neck
Fingerboard: rosewood with pearloid dot inlays
Fingerboard Radius: 12"
Frets: 20-medium jumbo, nickel/silver alloy
Scale Length: 34"
Nut Width: 1.50"
Neck Pickup: Gibson TB Plus™ humbuckers
Bridge Pickup: Gibson TB Plus™ humbuckers
Bridge: classic style 3-point adjustable Flush-Mount, fully adjustable
  • neck volume
  • bridge volume
  • master tone 

Tuners: black die-cast 17:1 ratio
Hardware: black
Control knobs: black TopHats with chrome metal inserts
Case: not included


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