Yamaha BB 734A Electric Bass, Dark Coffee Sunburst

Yamaha BB 734A Electric Bass, Dark Coffee Sunburst

Are you seeking a new, professional-grade bass guitar that's designed to combine the ultimate in flexibility and performance? Then we have just the thing for you!
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Are you seeking a new, professional-grade bass guitar that's designed to combine the ultimate in flexibility and performance? Then we have just the thing for you!

Fast-Playing Bass With Versatile Tonal Options

As you can see from the above images, the Yamaha BB 734A Electric Bass in Dark Coffee Sunburst is a stunning fusion of vintage style and modern refinement.

Featuring a dual-cutaway Alder/Maple/Alder body, a fast-playing 5-piece neck, top-notch hardware, and an incredible set of pickups, this bass would make a great centrepiece to any players collection.

Yamaha BB 734A Electric Bass, Dark Coffee Sunburst Highlights

  • Premium-quality dual cutaway bass guitar
  • Unique Alder/Maple/Alder body offers incredible midrange cut
  • Super-sleek 5-piece Maple/Mahogany neck capped with a Rosewood fingerboard
  • 6-bolt Miter neck joint offers a more efficient transfer of string vibration
  • Custom V7 Single-Coil pickups offer an organic, well-defined tone
  • Active/Passive circuitry offers extensive tone-shaping capabilities
  • Diagonal through-body stringing offers increased sustain and resonance
  • Includes padded gig bag for safe transportation
  • Superb value for money
  • Perfect for working professional players

Vintage Meets Modern

This excellent bass guitar is a fitting tribute to the popular BroadBass of the 1970s and 1980s, but has been re-designed with a slimmer neck and body, along with lighter hardware.

The end result is a perfectly-balanced instrument that's supremely comfortable to play in any situation, and that's before we've even mentioned the electronics.

Rock-Solid Construction

For this body on this bass Yamaha opted for a unique blend of Alder and Maple, which results in unparalleled resonance and sustain.

In addition to this, the sleek 3-piece Maple and Mahogany neck is bolted on with a 6-bolt Miter joint, which offers increased sustain and resonance.

Premium-Grade Hardware

To be complete a good bass needs good hardware, and the Yamaha BB 734A delivers on all fronts.

For starters the lightweight tuning machines compliment the overall feel of the bass, and are perfectly matched to the newly refined, lighter BB body.

In addition to this, the Vintage Plus Bridge incorporates diagonal body-through stringing for increased string vibration transference, whilst the brass saddles ensure precise tone shaping.

Custom-Wound Pickups

For the voice on this bass, Ymaha have opted for a set of powerful Custom V7 pickups, with a Split Coil at the Middle and a Single Coil at the Bridge.

These pickups are enhanced by the inclusion of switchable Active/Passive circuitry, with a 3-band EQ and a pickup "Balance" control, allowing you to dial in a superb array of tones that are suitable for any musical situation.

Yamaha BB 734A Electric Bass, Dark Coffee Sunburst Specs

  • Construction: 6-bolt mitre neck
  • Body: Alder/Maple/Alder
  • Neck: 3-ply Maple/Mahogany/Maple
  • Neck Finish: Trans Black Satin
  • Inlays: Tablet
  • Scale Length: 34" (863.6mm)
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Fretboard Radius: 10" (250mm)
  • Width at Nut/12 Fret: 40/56.3mm
  • Frets: 21, Medium
  • Nut: Graphtech
  • Bridge: Vintage Plus (steel baseplate/brass saddles)
  • String Spacing: 19mm
  • Machineheads: Lightweight, Open-Gear
  • Pickguard: 3-ply Black
  • Pickups: YGD V7 P/J (alnico V) active
  • Controls: Vol, Balance, Bass, Middle, Treble, Active/Passive Switch
  • Hardware Colour: Black Nickel
  • Strings: D'Addario EXL170 45-100/130
  • Case: Gig Bag
  • Weight: 4.2kg
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Manufacturer Yamaha
SKU 174601
Shipping Weight (kg) 6.000000
Case Included gig bag
Colour sunburst
Warranty 2 years
Scale Length 34"
Nut Width 40mm
Neck Wood 3-piece Maple/Mahogany/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 rosewood fingerboard
Guitar Style BB Style


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