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Included in this pack:
- Chicago 5 String Bass Guitar, Black
- 35w Bass Amplifier
- Jack-Jack Guitar Cable
- Padded Bass Guitar Bag
- Guitar Stand
- Spare String Set
- Bass Guitar Strap
- Pick (0.81mm) x2
- Bass and Guitar Tuner
Smooth Playability and Versatile Sound
The Chicago 5 String Bass Guitar by Gear4music is a smooth, sleek instrument. With a lightweight solid paulownia body finished in gloss black, this 5 string is accessible to all musicians. Its non-lacquered Maple neck and poplar laminate fingerboard, ensures smooth playability as well as adding to the instruments classic look.
The guitar's lightweight construction and wide-cutaways allow the player to access the full length of the scale with a minimum of fuss. Favoured by rock and jazz musicians, the inclusion of a 5th string offers extra versatility but at an unprecedented price.
The Chicago 5 String Bass Guitar produces a rich, punchy tone with heaps of versatility. Blending one single-coil pickup with one split-coil pickup, the Chicago Bass Guitar offers a wide range of tone-shaping possibilities.
Robust and Powerful 35w Bass Amplifier
The 35 Watt Bass Guitar Amp by Gear4music features a 10" speaker in a robust speaker cabinet, for improved bass response and performance. It has chunky plastic corner protectors fitted for durability, along with a carry strap on the top of the unit for easy transportation.
The amp features High and Low inputs for matching to active or passive bass guitar electronics and output levels. To guarantee a great sound, the control panel includes a 4-band rotary control EQ comprising of Bass, Mid, Treble and Presence with a single rotary Master Volume to control the overall output. An effects loop is also included for use with tuners, modelling effects pedals etc. with an overall level control.
This bass amplifier also includes a speaker-defeating headphones jack, for that all important silent practice, as well as a line output for sending a direct signal to a mixing desk or multitracker. The rocker power switch, with accompanying status LED, is located at the far right of the control panel.
"Jamming with the Chicago Bass Guitar is easy and enjoyable... it's capable, playable and has a street price that's equivalent to around five packets of strings. The Chicago Bass Guitar is perfectly good enough to gig with and has no serious vices." - Awarded 4/5 Stars by MusicRadar.com
Chicago 5 String Bass Guitar by Gear4music, Black
Body & Bridge:
- Body: Paulownia
- Finish: Gloss Black
Pickups & Hardware:
- Joint: Bolt-on
- Neck: Maple
- Fingerboard: Poplar Laminate
- Scale Length: 864 mm/34"
- Frets: 24
- Tuning Pegs: Chrome Die-cast
- Controls: 2 Volume, 2 Tone
- Pickups: PB (split-coil), JB (single-coil)
- Hardware: Chrome
35W Electric Bass Amp by Gear4music
- Power Output: 35W RMS
- Speaker: 1 x 10" 8 Ohm bass speaker
- Input: 1x High, 1x Low
- Input Sensitivity: 50mV
- Noise: -37dB (Gain max) -65dB (Gain Min)
- Effects loop: (Send/Return)
- Line Output: Yes
- Headphone Output: Yes
- Controls: Master Volume, EQ: Presence, Treble, Mid, Bass, Effects Loop Level, Power On/Off Switch with LED
- Dimensions: 382mm (W) x 458mm (H) x 256mm (D)
- Weight: 12kg
Music is for everyone, so we’re making it easier for you to start playing. Backed by our years of professional experience, the Gear4music range gives you access to a vast collection of instruments, audio gear and accessories. Produced ethically and responsibly, they're suitable for every musical interest while meeting the expectations of a caring world. There’s never been a better time to start making music.
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