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G&L Tribute SB2 Electric Bass

Tap into a wealth of versatile bass tones with the Tribute SB2 from G&L. This dual-cutaway bass features a hard rock maple neck with a rosewood fingerboard. (9) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Features: What it does for you:
Basswood body Big, warm midrange tones
Hard rock maple neck Extremely strong; bright tonal character
G&L saddle lock bridge Perfect pitch and maximum sustain
G&L Magnetic Field Design pickups Designed by Leo Fender for flat frequency response

Product Description

The G&L Tribute SB2 bass guitar is a beautifully crafted machine with tone that is to die for. Rightly so, with 25 years in the business of making some of the finest stringed instruments, G&L's meticulously crafted guitars and basses offer unmatched quality in every area. The Tribute SB2 features a G&L Magnetic Field split coil humbucking pickup in center position, with G&L magnetic field single coil in bridge position for incredible punch and growl. The hard rock maple neck combined with the alder body and G&L saddle lock bridge provides a huge amount of sustain. Other features include custom G&L Ultra-Lite tuning keys and one volume control for each pickup.

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PICKUPS:Fullerton-made G&L Magnetic Field Design split coil humbucking pickup in center position, with G&L Magnetic Field single coil in bridge position

BODY WOOD:Basswood

NECK WOOD: Hard Rock Maple with Rosewood fingerboard

NECK RADIUS: 12 in. (228.6mm)

NECK WIDTH AT NUT: 1-1/2 in. (38.1mm)

TUNING KEYS: Open-back traditional tuners

BRIDGE: G&L designed Saddle Lock with nickel plated die-cast saddles

CONTROLS: One volume control for each pickup, no tone control

FINISH: Bordeaux Red Metallic with Pearl pickguard Metallic Black with single-ply Black pickguard
G&L Warranty ´╗┐All Tribute line guitars and basses are under warranty for a period of two years.
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 714-897-6766
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4.5 out of 5 (9 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
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Sound: very good sound and very easy to get the sound you want, with a very simple tone ajustment. Feature: this bass is very simple and very easy to get a good sound the front nob gives you a full fat bass sound and the back nob (back pick up) gives you a bright sound. mix the to ass desired. Ease of Use: could not get any simpler. Quality: very well made. Value: I also own a american deluxe jazz bass, this bass is at least as well made and I honestly prefer it over the jazz bass. I payed about one 3rd the price. Manufacturer Support: have not hade to deal with them. The Wow Factor: nothing special about the looks. Overall: if you want a great bass for a great price and you care more about the sound and playablity than the brand are looks, this thing rocks.
Style of Music: Rock, "Alternative", "Country", "Jazz"
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Sound: Very nice aggressive p bass type sound. It is very loud and clear for a passive bass. Mine sounds very very good for recording. Feature: I like the two volume controls. It pretty much does what a volume/tone does, except its novel and cool. The hardware is just as nice as my usa g&l. Mine also came with allot of flame in the neck. The finish is prefect. The pickups are just killer. Probably the best sounding passive pups i have ever heard. Ease of Use: Two volumes, four strigs. Doesnt get any easier. Quality: The finish is perfect. The neck pocket is perfect. Everything is pretty much perfect. Except mine came with the nut cut too low on the "D" string, so it rattles when played open. It also has two high frets. They are not so high that the notes fret out, but they are high enough to rattle much more than every other spot on the board. I have to use high tension nickle strings to prevent rattle. If i were to put some light gauge stainless steel strings on here, it would probably have to get a fret level to be playable. But with stiff .45-.105 nickles its fine. If it wasnt for that, i would give it a nine. no other flaws. Value: I got mine on blowout for $399. I wouldnt pay $599 for this bass though. For the price i paid its awesome. But for $600 i could get a carvin or a used usa fender. Manufacturer Support: G&l is tough to get ahold of. they have pretty poor customer service. I know this from past experience and asking them if they would fix the frets on this bass. They never answered me. The Wow Factor: Its not that cool from the perspective of visual aesthetics. I mean its a nice looking bass, but its not going to grap anyones attention with its looks. But it will grab your attention with its sound. Very nice recording bass. The sound in my head so to speak. Overall: I can see this as my main recording bass for rock music for sure. I dont think i could get a better sound. I could easily use it live too as a "bang around" bass. Its cheap, very nice, and easily replaceable.
Style of Music: rock/funk/classical/jazz
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