AB5

Acoustic Bass

RRP: from £299.00 inc VAT

Watch any episode of the classic MTV Unplugged show and the bass being played is most likely a Washburn. Those artists as well as today's top performers choose Washburn because of the style, quality, tone & playability of our acoustic basses. If you want people to know you're serious about your amplified acoustic tone, you'll play Washburn.

  • Acoustic bass
  • Venetian cutaway style
  • Spruce top
  • Mahogany sides, back and neck
  • Black Walnut fingerboard
  • Black Walnut bridge
  • Piezo bridge pickup
  • QPH preamp
  • Chrome Grover die cast tuners
  • Natural finish
General
TypeAcoustic Bass
Number of strings4 String
Buzz Feiten tuning system
Body
ShapeCutaway with Round Soundhole
TopSpruce
BackMahogany
SidesMahogany
BracingQuarter Sawn Scalloped Sitka Spruce bracing
RosetteABS
BindingCream Multi-Lam
Neck
MaterialMahogany
FretboardBlack Walnut with 22 Frets
Number of frets22 frets
Inlaysdots
NutABS
Nut width42mm
Scale32
Neck jointDove tail
Joined at16th fret
Electronics
ControlsVolume, Phase, 4 band EQ
PreampQPH
SKU Image Name Colour/description
WAS2084 AB5-N AB5-N Natural
WAS2085 AB5-B AB5-B Black