Dean EAB Fretless Electro Acoustic Bass, Gloss Natural

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  • Spruce Top Delivers Broad Dynamic Range
  • Mahogany Body Produces Rich & Resonant Warmth
  • Ideal For Gigging Musicians Due To Built-In Electronics
  • Fretless Fingerboard Offers More Expressive Tone
  • Rosewood Bridge For Added Clarity

Dean EAB Fretless Electro Acoustic Bass, Gloss Natural

The Dean EAB Fretless Electro Acoustic Bass, Gloss Natural is an affordable and impressive sounding bass that has been constructed from spruce and mahogany for a versatile, rich and resonant sound. These beautifully melodic tones can be amplified through its on-board preamp that will simply connect to an amplifier or PA system. Its built-in electronics enable musicians to play within live or rehearsal environments, making the Dean A/E Fretless Bass ideal for the gigging musicians. Its fretless fingerboard is perfect for more advanced players and delivers a more expressive sound than a fretted bass. With a gloss natural finish, traditional striped rosette, black and white binding, and chrome hardware, this affordable fretless bass offers a smart, fresh appearance that is sure to look great on stage.

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Product Ref: 29415

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Spruce & Mahogany Construction

The Dean EAB Fretless features a versatile spruce top which not only offers a pale grain, its uniform grain also yields crisp articulation blended with a powerful projection. Spruce is commonly used to craft instrument tops because it generates a versatile sound that can accommodate many different genres and playing techniques with equal ease, from aggressive strumming to fingerpicking styles. Its brightly toned top is coupled with mahogany back and sides which deliver meaty-mids, producing punchy, woody tones with plenty of depth and complexity to please most playing styles.

Mahogany Neck & Fretless Rosewood Fingerboard

The Dean EAB's neck is constructed from mahogany, which offers a rich and resonant sound that responds greatly to numerous playing styles and techniques with ease. The EAB Fretless features a C shaped neck that will ensure and smooth and comfortable play throughout, preventing the likeliness of a cramping hand. The neck is topped with a fretless rosewood fingerboard, offering a smooth and energetic play. Its smooth playing rosewood fingerboard also adds warmth to the overall sound. In addition to all these features, the EAB also has a fretless fingerboard. The unique nature of a fretless fingerboard has a more fluid playability and transparent transitions, perfect for experienced and aspiring players alike.

Built-in Electronics

The Dean EAB Bass comes equipped with a Dean preamp, which offers basic sound tweaking for live and rehearsal environments. The preamp features slider switches for treble, bass, and volume. The slider switches for treble and bass have a maximum boost option, and a minimum cut option for tone control and personal preference of play. This compact preamp system also features a chromatic tuner for precise tuning.


Body & Bridge

  • Top Material: Spruce
  • Body Material: Mahogany
  • Bridge: Rosewood
  • Body Type: EAB
  • Finish: Gloss Natural
  • Colour: Natural

Neck & Fingerboard

  • Neck Material: Mahogany
  • Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
  • Neck Shape: C
  • Number of Frets: Fretless
  • Nut: Graph Tech TUSQ
  • Nut Width: 41 mm
  • Scale Length: 863 mm

Hardware & Electronics

  • Preamp: ATN-3000
  • Preamp Controls: Volume/Bass/Treble/Chromatic Tuner
  • Tuning Machines: Sealed Die Cast
  • Hardware Colour: Chrome