Features

With its mighty jumbo body style, solid-top construction, stunning cosmetic features and premium electronics, the GB72CE is a commanding acoustic-electric bass guitar that is built to perform.

Featuring a solid spruce top and flame maple back and sides, the GB72CE produces all the volume and robust sound that players expect from a jumbo bass guitar. The slim mahogany neck and 16”-radius bound rosewood fingerboard provide great feel and playability, while the onboard Takamine TK-40B preamp system gives you a built-in tuner, three-band EQ and gain controls, mid-shift control, bass-boost switch and EQ bypass switch for the ultimate in versatility and sound quality.

Other great features include a dovetail neck joint, synthetic bone nut and bridge saddle, rosewood headcap, abalone rosette, pearl dot fingerboard inlays, gold die-cast tuners, and a beautiful gloss finish. Available in Natural and Sunburst.

Specifications

General

Series: G Series Bass
Color: Natural

Body

Body Finish: Gloss
Body Shape: Bass
Bracing: Quartersawn "X"
Body Back: Flame Maple
Body Sides: Flame Maple
Body Top: Solid Spruce

Neck

Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss
Scale Length: 34" (864 mm)
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 16" (406.4 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.77" (45 mm)
Position Inlays: Pearl Dot

Electronics

Special Electronics: TK-40B Preamp with Onboard Chromatic Tuner

Hardware

Bridge: Rosewood with Compensated Synthetic Bone Saddle
Hardware Finish: Gold
Tuning Machines: Gold Die-Cast

Miscellaneous

Strings: D'Addario® EXP PBB170 Coated Phosphor Bronze Bass, (.045-.100 Gauges)

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