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BCPA4

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A bass for the performing artist. The BCPA4 features a sapele back and sides and a solid spruce top, a J-style cutaway body, and Fishman F1 Analog Electronics for deep, rich tone plugged-in or unplugged. A perfect marriage of upright and electric tone.

Guitar of choice for Martin Ambassadors Surfer Blood, Weezer and NEEDTOBREATHE.

List Price: $2,149.00
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Model:
BCPA4
Construction:
Mortise/Tenon Neck Joint
Body Size:
J-14 Fret Cutaway
Top:
Solid Sitka Spruce
Rosette:
Two Ring
Top Bracing Pattern:
Bass A-Frame ''X''
Top Braces:
Solid Sitka Spruce
Back Material:
Sapele
Back Purfling:
none
Side Material:
Sapele
Endpiece:
none
Endpiece Inlay:
none
Binding:
Black Boltaron
Top Inlay Style:
none
Side Inlay:
none
Back Inlay:
none
Neck Material:
Select Hardwood
Neck Shape:
Special Bass
Nut Material:
White Corian
Headstock:
Solid/Bass Profile
Headplate:
Solid East Indian Rosewood /Raised Gold Foil
Heelcap:
Solid Indian Rosewood
Fingerboard Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Scale Length:
34''
Number of Frets Clear:
17
Number of Frets Total:
23
Fingerboard Width at Nut:
1.58''
Fingerboard Width at 12th Fret:
2.18''
Fingerboard Position Inlays:
none
Fingerboard Binding:
none
Finish Back & Sides:
Satin
Finish Top:
Polished Gloss
Finish Neck:
Satin
Bridge Material:
Solid Black Ebony
Bridge Style:
Performing Artist Belly - Bass
Bridge String Spacing:
2-1/8''
Saddle:
16'' Radius/Compensated/White Tusq
Tuning Machines:
Gotoh Bass - Black
Recommended Strings:
Martin Studio Performance Bass Light Gauge Phosphor Bronze (MSP 4800)
Bridge & End Pins:
White w/ Black Dots
Pickguard:
Delmar Tortoise Color
Case:
360 Hardshell
Interior Label:
none
Electronics:
Fishman F1 Analog
Other Options:
Available left-handed at no additional charge
Other Comments:
All prices & specifications are subject to change without notice.
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