Yamaha BB 434M Electric 4-String Bass MN, Black

Yamaha BB 434M Electric 4-String Bass MN, Black



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Yamaha BB 434M Electric 4-String Bass MN, Black

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With the Yamaha BB 434M, seen here with a Maple Fingerboard and Black finish, you get a true performers bass guitar for a fantastic price.

Featuring a balanced and lightweight construction, with a traditional Broad Bass body shape, excellent electronics, and ultra-reliable hardware, the BB434M is an excellent choice for regular giggers and aspiring pro players.

Yamaha BB 434M Electric 4-String Bass MN, Black Key Features

  • Yamaha's BB 400 Series - Yamaha's illustrious BB bass guitars have been gracing stages and studios for decades, and has now been upgraded with the modern player in mind in the shape of the BB 400 models. This particular model features a Maple Neck and fingerboard, with a Gloss Black body finish and white pickguard for a stylish, Tuxedo-like aesthetic.
  • High Quality Construction - The body on this bass is carved from Alder with the traditional BB shape, which is both comfortable to wield and offers easy upper-fret access. In addition to this, the Maple neck has been bolted to the body with six screws for increased stability, and combines with the bridge for optimal resonance and superior sustain.
  • Versatile Sound - Powering the voice on this excellent bass is a pair of CYGD Custom V5 pickups, in the shape of a Single Coil at the bridge and a Split Coil at the middle. These passive pickups feature Alnico V magnets, and offer the kind of versatile tones that BB instruments are synonymous with, with enough brightness to cut through any mix. You can alter the output of these pickups via individual volume controls and a master tone control, for your perfect sound.
  • Excellent Value For Money - You get all of this for a more-than reasonable price, making this excellent bass guitar a superb choice for aspiring professionals and regular giggers alike. So, don't delay and order yours at PMT Online today!

Yamaha BB 434M Electric 4-String Bass MN, Black Specs

  • Body: Alder
  • Neck: Maple/Mahogany 5-Pc
  • Neck Joint: Standard 6-Bolt
  • Fingerboard: Maple
  • Scale: 863.6 mm
  • Nut: Graphtech TUSQ
  • Nut Width: 40mm
  • Tuner: Light Weight Open Gear Chrome
  • Bridge: Vintage Type (String Through)
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply
  • Pickup: YGD 1x Split SC, 1x SC (Urethan Wire, Alnico V)
  • Controls: 2 x Volume, 1 x Master Tone
  • Colour: Black
More Information
Manufacturer Yamaha
SKU 318397
Shipping Weight (kg) 6.000000
Colour black
Warranty 2 Years
Series BB Series
Scale Length 34"
Nut Width 40mm
Neck Wood Maple Neck
Pickup Config 1 x split coil 1 x single coil
Number Of Strings 4 string
Body Material alder body
Body Size full size
Right / Left-Handed right handed
Fingerboard maple fingerboard
Guitar Style BB Style


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