This bass has got ‘mood and attitude’ in spades. Between playing it probably settles down to read a well worn Hemingway with a Gauloise dangling.
For the player who seeks individual character, rather than following the herd.
Scale length: 34″ Strings: Dunlop 040.060.080.100.120 St. Steel
String spacing: 18 mm
Tuned B to G
Strings interspace at the bridge: 18mm At nut: 9mm
Neck: 3-piece Maple
Frets: 24, medium size
Position dots: Vintage Clay-style (made of Satinwood)
Body wood: Alder
Pickups: Kent Armstrong J-style split-coils with Ebony-topped covers
Tuners: Hipshot Ultralites – CHROME
Finish: Gloss over Retro Burst finish
Bridge: Hipshot Vintage style – Chrome w/Antique Gold saddles
Electronics: East SP-02 VOL+BLEND + BASS/MIDS/HIGHS + PASSIVE TONE w. ACT/PASS push-pull switch)
Wood & Tronics ‘Quintessence’ is the all new bolt-on neck versions of W&T’s custom models, yet still made in Italy by hand in the same premises by the same craftsmen. They keep the essential ‘DNA’ of their neck-through siblings at a more affordable price.