The Vintage V4 Icon Bass delivers both a stunning tone and comfortable performance for aspiring bassists and players on a tight budget. Equipped with a single Wilkinson split-coil pickup, this model delivers classic bass tones, packed with plenty of warmth and dynamic range that helps it to complement a multitude of genres.
This model has been sculpted with an Eastern poplar body, maple neck, and lignum rosa fingerboard, all combining to deliver incredible comfort, bright characteristics, sparkling highs, and a thick low end. Also featured on this model is an adjustable bridge and Wilkinson machine heads, both ensuring a stable performance and enhanced sustain. Finished in a sophisticated vintage white finish, with matching pickguard, the Vintage V4 Icon looks just as good as it sounds.
Product Ref: 9491
The Vintage V4 comes equipped with a single Wilkinson WBP split-coil pickup, which delivers a classic bass tone that many fans will appreciate. Designed with Alnico V magnets and featuring original specification dimensions, this singular pickup infuses the V4 Reissued with a warmth and authentic vintage character. Thanks to its medium output and hum-cancelling performance, you are provided with a beautifully versatile sound that's saturated in rich harmonics, making this model perfect for accommodating a multitude of genres and playing styles.
To ensure you receive a high-quality instrument, a comfortable playing experience, and stunning soundscapes, the Vintage V4 Reissued has been crafted from a lightweight Eastern poplar body, hard maple neck, and a lignum rosa fingerboard. When combined, these tonewoods provide this bass with a beautifully broad dynamic range, perfect for a variety of musical styles. The relationship of lignum rosa and maple adds a bright and mellow character to the overall sound. The fingerboard smooths out the maple's rough edges to create sparkling highs and thick lows.
The heart of a good bass lies with the string anchoring, and the addition of an adjustable bridge, graphite nut, and Wilkinson machine heads make sure that's the way it stays. This model's bridge comes designed with a face mounted and fully adjustable construction, perfect for maximising the bottom end tone. Thanks to the Wilkinson WJBL200 machine heads, the V4 provides an incredibly smooth action for quick and easy tunings, while the elephant ear style tuning keys add to the V4's classic appearance.