Ibanez SR5FMDX2 Premium 5-String Bass W/Gig Bag - Natural Low Gloss

<p>For 30 years the SR has given bass players a modern alternative. With its continued popularity, Ibanez is constantly endeavoring to answer the wider needs of a variety of players, at a variety of budgets. But no matter what the specs, the heart is the same-SR continues to excite with its smooth, fast neck, lightweight body, and perfectly matched electronics.</p>
<p>"Designed to Inspire", all Ibanez Premium series are manufactured with select tone woods, high-profile electronics, hardware and dedicated skills of craftsmanship and care in details for your musical journey. The richness of sound, stunning appearance and unrivalled playability of the Ibanez Premium series will open the gate of your reservoir of inspiration.</p>
<p>Nordstrand™ Big Single pickups with wood cover: Nordstrand™ "Big Single" cram a meaty a single coil into a soapbar-style pickup, producing a full-bodied, powerful, aggressive tonal texture, while still retaining the clarity that's characteristic of single coil pickups. The pickups' beautiful Birdseye Maple wood cover imbues this bass guitar with an exotic appearance.<br />Flamed Maple / Ash top &amp; back / African Mahogany body: The Flamed Maple/Ash top offers a beautiful wood grain. The African Mahogany body delivers a rich mid-low end.<br />Flamed Maple fretboard: The beautiful Flamed Maple fretboard imbues this model with an exotic appearance.<br />Atlas 5pc Panga Panga/Purpleheart neck with KTS™ TITANIUM rods: The Atlas 5pc Panga Panga/Purpleheart neck provides a well-balanced note attack and tone with rich sustain.The neck is constructed with KTS™ TITANIUM reinforcement rods, increasing its stability and adding sustain.<br />Premium Fret Edge Treatment: Premium Fret Edge Treatment offer super smooth,comfortable performance.<br />MR5S bridge: The MR5S bridge has adjustable saddles for variable string spacing by +/- 1.5mm, answering every bassist’s specific string spacing needs.<br />Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch &amp; Mid frequency switch: Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ is our latest refinement on the concept of simple, straightforward, no-nonsense EQ control. The Boost and Cut for the Mid Control are each centered on slightly different frequencies, an innovation that delivers a preset range of the most favorable bass tones.<br />Precision tonal control, including a switch to choose passive-only operation. When the EQ bypasses activated, the treble tone control knob becomes the global tone control for the passive circuit.</p>
<p><br />Specs:<br />neck type: Atlas-55pc Panga Panga/Purpleheart neck w/KTS™ TITANIUM rods<br />top/back/body: Flamed Maple/Ash topAfrican Mahogany body<br />fretboard: Flamed Maple fretboardAbalone oval inlay<br />fret: Medium fretsPremium fret edge treatment<br />number of frets: 24<br />bridge: MR5S bridge<br />string space: 16.5mm<br />neck pickup: Nordstrand™ Big Single wood covered neck pickupPassive<br />bridge pickup: Nordstrand™ Big Single wood covered bridge pickupPassive<br />equaliser: Ibanez Custom Electronics 3-band EQ w/EQ bypass switch (passive tone control on treble pot), 3-way Mid frequency switch<br />factory tuning: 1G,2D,3A,4E,5B<br />strings: D'Addario® EXL165 + .130<br />string gauge: .045/.065/.085/.105/.130<br />nut: Graph Tech® BLACK TUSQ XL® nut<br />hardware color: Black<br />Neck Scale: 864mm<br />Weight: 8 lbs 14 oz</p>

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