Yamaha BB235 5-String Bass, Yellow Natural Satin
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As many bass players will attest to, there comes a time when 4 strings just don't cut it for you any more and you feel the urge to delve deeper into the Low-B realms with a 5-string - and we have the perfect, affordable 5-string for you!
A 5-String Bass That's Ideal For Relative Beginners
The Yamaha BB235 5-String Bass, as seen here with a Yellow Natural Satin finish, you get an excellent combination of classic Yamaha BroadBass style and new refinements for the modern player.
Featuring a lightweight alder body, super-smooth Maple neck, custom V3 ceramic pickups and much more besides, this excellent bass can now be yours for a fantastic price!
Yamaha BB235 5-String Bass, Yellow Natural Satin Highlights
- Affordable, 5-String take on the classic Yamaha BroadBass
- Round-bottomed, dual-cutaway Alder body
- Super-smooth, bolt-on Maple neck, with a Rosewood fretboard
- Custom V3 ceramic pickups for a clean, articulate sound
- Independent Volume controls, and a single Master Tone
- Lightweight tuning machines combine with the smaller, lighter body for a well-balanced instrument
- Excellent value for money
- Ideal for aspiring professionals and relative beginners
All-New Lightweight Design
As mentioned above, the dual-cutaway body on this bass has been carved from lightweight Alder, which is renowned for producing smooth, deep bass tones with a thick midrange and sizzling high end.
This kind of body works perfectly when paired with the sleek bolt-on Maple neck, which has been designed for maximum levels of playability and feel - perfect for relative new comers to the instrument.
On top of the newly-refined body and neck, the BB235 features a range of high-quality appointments for extra-special sound, feel, and playability.
Thanks to the lightweight tuners, the bass is perfectly balanced, and doesn't fall victim to the dreaded neck dive that some basses with heavier tuners/headstocks are prone to.
In addition to this, there's a 4-bolt plate which helps hold the neck onto the body, resulting in extra cut to the overall tone.
As a finishing touch, the vintage-style bridge and Urea nut work perfectly together to ensure superior tuning stability and maximum levels of string vibration transference.
This excellent bass is equipped with a pair of powerful Custom V3 pickups - a J-style Single Coil at the bridge, and a P-style split coil in the middle.
This versatile combination is perfect for bassists who like to play a diverse range of musical styles, but demand a clear, well-defined sound at all times.
Packed full of excellent tones and crystal-clear articulation, along with a Master Tone and Two Volume controls, this incredible bass guitar is ideal for players looking to kick-start their musical career.
Yamaha BB235 5-String Bass, Yellow Natural Satin Specs
- Construction: Bolt-on
- Body: Solid Alder
- Neck: Maple, Satin Finish
- Inlays: Dot
- Scale Length: 34" (863.6mm)
- Fretboard: Rosewood
- Fretboard Radius: 23-5/6" (600mm)
- Width at Nut/12 Fret: 43/63.9mm
- Frets: 21, Medium
- Nut: Plastic
- Bridge: Vintage Style
- String Spacing: 18mm
- Machineheads: Lightweight open-gear
- Pickguard: Single-Ply Black
- Pickups: YGD V3 P/J (Ceramic)
- Controls: Neck Vol, Bridge Vol, Tone
- Hardware Colour: Chrome
|Shipping Weight (kg)||6.000000|
|Neck Wood||Maple Neck|
|Pickup Config||1 x split coil 1 x single coil|
|Number Of Strings||5 string|
|Body Material||alder body|
|Body Size||full size|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||BB Style|
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