Sandberg VM5 5 String Ash, Pau Ferro, Blueburst
The Sandberg VM5 is brilliant. It is incredibly comfortable, light weight and perfectly balanced. This Ash body, Maple/rosewood neck combination delivers punch and clarity with brilliant low end definition and sweet crisp top end.
The VM5 uses a Delano MM humbucker in the bridge position and a Delano Split P in the neck position, both running through a switchable 2 band active preamp. This pickup/preamp combination delivery you an amazingly versatile instrument that delivers round open bottom end courtesy of the split P pickup that is wired in series and also tight focused punchy tones courtesy of the bridge humbucker. Clarity, definition and versatility.
The neck is slim and fast, measuring 45mm at the nut, string spacing at the bridge is 18mm. Featuring a zero fret to deliver consistent string tones whether fretted or open.
Includes Sandberg Gig Bag
Hand made in Germany, Sandberg basses represent incredible value for money. The build quality is top notch, tonally brilliant and one of the fastest feeling neck profiles you will ever feel. Sandberg have become one of the worlds great bass makers and the list of players using Sandberg instruments is testament to the quality of these Basses.
Please not that the spots on the pickguard photos are purely on the plastic protective layer, you peel that off and the pickguard and control plate are as black as black.