Tobias 5 string Custom Bass Guitar

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Tobias 5 string bass guitar for sale. Excellent condition with normal wear and a few dings on the back below cavity plate ( see pics)  Loaded with bartolini 3 band active eq with bass, mid & treble controls changes your tone immediately.  Ultra High end Wenge pickup covers, wenge control knobs, wenge laminate between body and wenge tuning pegs. ( yes wenge tuning pegs that were expensive to have made)  2 way midrange frequency changing toggle switch is critical to cut thru the mix.  7 piece neck thru gives stability with walnut body, solid walnut neck  and purpleheart tonebars gives outstanding sustain.  Exotic highly figured spalted maple top wood.  Low easy action with plenty of room for slapping.  Difficult to see small clear plastic laminate protects wood when plucking the high string.  This bass gets serious tone and any sound you want between the woods, active 3 band EQ, bartolinis and mid frequency switch.  The neck is extremely flat  which makes it easy and natural to play. Comes with Tobias hard shell case

5 String Michael Tobias Kingston Heir Electric Bass

MTD 5 String Electric Bass – $799


Date: 2012-01-12


5 String Michael Tobias Kingston Heir Electric Bass for Sale – List Price is $1,249 – Best online price new is $999 – asking $799

I tried several 5 string basses before buying this bass in March 2011 including those made byYamaha, Ibanez, Fender, Musicman, and Lakeland. I liked this one best due to it’s playability and sound. It also features the Buzz Feiton tuning system that assures all notes are in tune across the entire fretboard.

Features
35″ scale
24 medium jumbo frets
Zero fret 1 3/4″ wide
MTD bridge, 3/4″ (19mm) spacing
One-piece neck w/satin polyester finish
Carved Ash body (figured maple top option)
Five controls, volume, blend, plus 3 band EQ
MTD exposed pole alnico J and MM pickups
Shielded electronics compartment

 

tobias bass5 String Michael Tobias Kingston Heir Electric Bass5 String Michael Tobias Kingston Heir Electric Bass