The BTB845V is designed for the bass player looking to push the boundaries of Bass. With its 33" scale and EADGC tuning the BTB845V offers the soloist or melody orientated bassist an instrument with a higher register and a scale length that delivers better playability for chords and soloing.
Without a doubt, your instrument should equal the quality of your effort. At some point the word "boutique" comes to mind: Select-grade materials, neck-thru construction, and top quality components, all in a meticulously crafted instrument. But what about the price? That's where Ibanez comes in. Their ability to build small-shop quality into inspiring yet affordable instruments is showcased by BTB series basses
There is a ramp between the pickups which delivers a unique feel under the fingers, allowing intricate right hand techniques to come forward. Bartolini pickups, active preamp, neck through body construction, burled top.
|neck type||BTB5 5pc Maple/Walnut neck-through w/Graphite reinforcement rods|
|body||Poplar Burl top/Ash/Mahogany wing body|
|fretboard||Jatoba fretboard w/Abalone dot inlay|
|fret||Medium stainless steel frets|
|bridge||MR5S bridge (17mm string spacing)|
|neck pickup||Bartolini® BH2 neck pickup (Passive)|
|bridge pickup||Bartolini® BH2 bridge pickup (Passive)|
|equalizer||Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ|
|factory tuning||Factory Tuning: 1C/2G/3D/4A/5E|
|string gauge||String Gauge: .032/.045/.065/.080/.100|
|hardware color||Black matte|