Acoustic Bass Guitars

Acoustic bass guitars are becoming more popular and more effective in both acoustic and amplified situations. Available in 4,5 and 6 string versions.

Brian's 5 String Piccolo Acoustic Bass

Brian's 5 String Piccolo Acoustic Bass. Brian has some unusal requests for his 5 string acoustic bass guitar. A short scale (30"- 760mm), a medium sized body, the abilty to cope with varied and unusual tunings, a ramp to the soundhole and a scratch pad. So here it is. Body…

ASAPB5 inTwo Tone Walnut

ASAPB5 Acoustic Bass Guitar in two tone Irish walnut. Trees grow from the outside, under the bark. The growing layer is called the sapwood and the internal layer is the heartwood. The inner layer of the sapwood eventually dies and becomes heartwood. Generally it is the heartwood that is used…

ASAPB5 fretless

ASAPB5 Fretless in Sapele. This ASAPB5 has back and sides of sapele with a sitka spruce top. The neck is a laminate of quartersawn maple and sapele with an ebony fingerboard. The fret positions are marked with maple lines and the scale is 35". Fitted with the wonderful RMC saddles…

Fretless ASAPB 6 string

Fretless six string acoustic bass guitar. This 35" scale acoustic bass has another form of the RMC system built into the ebony bridge. The Thomastik Acousticore strings could have been made for the RMC saddles. The strings are nylon cored, bronze wound and therefore low tension - acoustically wonderful! Couple…

Emmett's Fretless ASAPB

A very nice fretless ASAPB in sapele and spruce. Made for Emmett who has a busy schedule doing theatre pit work as well as being involved in several bands. He wanted the sound of the upright bass with the convenience of portability so the ASAPB seemed to be the answer…

A pair of 6 string Acoustic Bass Guitars

6 string acoustic basses are quite rare animals so it was great to get two orders to work on together. Both share many features (sitka spruce top, ebony fingerboard, flamed maple binding, RMC saddles and preamp, Schaller 2000 series gold machines with ebony buttons and carbon fibre reinforced maple and…