The Jackson X Series gains the Jackson Signature David Ellefson Concert Bass in its 5-string bass guitar form, offering you authentic David Ellefson style and sound at an affordable price.
Authentic David Ellefson Sound and Style
Megadeth's bassist, David Ellefson has rocked arenas the world over with his unique sound and style.
We present to you the Jackson X Series signature David Ellefson 5-string Concert Bass guitar that brings you all that awesome Ellefson style and sound but at a nicely accessible price.
With this 5-string bass guitar, you can go much deeper than a standard bass while adding a whole new level of performance potential.
Jackson X Series Signature David Ellefson Concert Bass CBXM V Black 5-String Bass Guitar Key Features:
- David Ellefson Signature 5-String Bass Guitar
- Poplar Body
- Satin Finished Maple Neck
- Graphite Reinforcement for Increased Neck Support
- 12" - 16" Compound Radius Maple Fretboard
- EMG P/J Bass Pickups
- 2-Way Toggle Switch with Pickup Coil Split
- Volume, Blend and Active 3-Band EQ Controls
- Chrome Hardware with Jackson HiMass Bridge and Sealed Die-Cast Tuners
Built for Performance
The body of the 5-string David Ellefson signature bass guitar has been made from resonant poplar for enhanced tone.
The shape of the Concert Bass enhances comfort and playability.
An upper contour aids pick and fingerstyle bass playing while a lower contour makes it easy and comfortable to rest the David Ellefson signature 5-string bass guitar on your knee.
Highly Playable Neck
Sturdy bolt-on construction attaches a 35" scale Maple neck to this 5-string bass guitar's body.
A satin finish on this neck allows for smooth, comfortable and speedy performance.
Graphite reinforcement protects the neck against warping due to temperature and humidity changes.
A 12" - 16" compound radius Maple fretboard sits atop the neck, providing you with the optimum playing platform for fast and articulate bass playing.
What's more, a truss rod thumbwheel has been conveniently placed at the base of the neck and offers quick and easy neck adjustments.
The combination of a split coil EMG PHZ neck pickup and EMG JHZ bridge pickup gives you fantastic tonal versatility.
Using the David Ellefson signature bass's Blend control, you can get the perfect balance between both pickups.
An active three-band EQ is also present, allowing you to shape this Megadeth bass guitar's incredible sound to your own personal preference.
High Quality Hardware
A Jackson HiMass bridge is installed and offers precise intonation and improved sustain.
Up on the all-new Jackson paddle pointed 4x1 headstock, you'll find the familiar "Radiation" logo along with five Jackson sealed die-cast tuners providing precise and secure tuning.
For the final seal of quality and approval, David Ellefson's signature can be found embossed on the truss rod cover.
Megadeth Bass Sound and Performance
Made in collaboration with Megadeth bassist David Ellefson, this 5-string bass guitar offers authentic Ellefson sound and style.
Plus; as part of the Jackson X Series you know you're getting great performance at a great value price.
Buy the Jackson David Ellefson signature 5-string bass guitar from PMT Online now for authentic Megadeth bass sound and style at an affordable price.
Jackson X Series Signature David Ellefson Concert Bass CBXM V 5-String Bass Guitar Black Specs:
- Body Shape: Concert Bass
- Body Material: Poplar
- Body Finish: Gloss
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Construction: Bolt-On with Graphite Reinforcement
- Neck Finish: Satin
- Fingerboard: Maple, 12”-16” Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)
- Frets: 21, Jumbo
- Position Inlays: Black Dot
- Nut (Material/Width): White Plastic, 1.75” (44.45 mm)
- Headstock: Jackson Paddle Pointed 4x1 (4 over, 1 under)
- Tuning Machines: Jackson Sealed Die-Cast
- Scale Length: 35” (889 mm)
- Truss Rod: Heel-Mount Truss Rod Adjustment Wheel
Hardware and Electronics
- Bridge: Jackson HiMass
- Pickguard: 1-Ply White
- Pickups: EMG JHZ (Bridge), EMG PHZ (Neck)
- Controls: Volume, Blend, Active Three-Band EQ (Bass, Middle, Treble)
- Control Knobs: Dome-Style
- Hardware Finish: Chrome
- Strings: Nickel Plated Steel .045-.130 Gauges
|Pickup Config||1 x split coil 1 x single coil|
|Number Of Strings||5 string|
|Body Material||poplar body|
|Body Size||full size|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||concert style|
September 4, 2019Read Article
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