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EMINENCE PORTABLE UPRIGHT BASS
4-String Fixed Neck Model

Small body size means the Eminence bass fits in any conventional car!
Standard-size scale length for familiar feel and playing ease.
Fully adjustable bridge height allows personalized action adjustments.
Professional electronics for plug and play versatility onstage or in the studio.

The Eminence Portable Upright Bass boasts a fully acoustic body that delivers real acoustic sound.

Developed by two master luthiers, its fully acoustic design features a laminated, arched top of spruce, braced with a solid spruce bassbar and soundpost, and a laminated, arched back made of highly figured curly maple. The standard 41-3/8" scale is strung with D'Addario Helicore strings, and the maple neck sports an ebony fingerboard and nut. The fully height-adjustable maple bridge features a modified Realist pickup. Deluxe heavy-duty padded case, Steady-foot™ Anti-rotational Endpin Foot, waist extension and professional set up are all standard. Amplifier not included.

Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Prices:

Eminence Portable Upright Bass 4-String. . . . . . . . . .$3550

(Deluxe padded case, waist extension, modified Realist pickup and Steady-foot™ Anti-rotational Endpin Foot included. Amplifier not included.)

Optional Accessories:
Bass Stand . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $95
Inlaid Side Position Markers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $120

Manufacturer's Specifications:

Neck: Rock Maple
Fingerboard: Ebony
Vibrating String Length: 41-3/8"
Top: Arched, Laminated Spruce
Back: Arched, Laminated Curly Maple
Air Chamber Depth: 3"
Body Size: 10-1/2" x 31-1/2"
Bassbar: Solid Spruce
Soundpost: Solid Spruce
Bridge: Maple, Fully Adjustable
Strings: D'Addario Helicore Strings – 4
Neck/String Spread Width:
      Fingerboard Below Nut: 1-5/8”
      Fingerboard At End: 3-3/8”
      Strings At Bridge, Beneath String Curve (G To Bottom String): 3-3/16”
Pickup: Modified Realist
Tailplate: Solid Brass
Endpin: Fully Adjustable Endpin
Total Length: 63"
Weight: 12 lbs.

Padded case, waist extension, pickup and Steady-foot™ Anti-rotational Endpin Foot included.

Amplifier not included.

4-String Eminence Bass

Waist Extension    Tailplate

Fits in any car!    Eminence Upright Deluxe Gig Bag