Big Island EBU-SMP-N Electric Bass Ukulele in gigbag

Big Island EBU-SMP-N Electric Bass Ukulele in gigbag
SKU: 3991

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Excl. VAT: £315.83 Incl. VAT: £379.00


This Big Island electric ukulele is a real stunner. Just look at this fantastic bit of kit!

The electric bass ukulele is a solid, heavyweight instrument with real bass mojo. It's the heaviest bass ukulele that we've ever stocked and it feels pretty indestructible in the hand. It has a nice wide neck too. This means you have the space to slap, tap and pop while you play.

The magnetic pickup gives a really authentically bass guitar kind of sound, so banish thoughts of the low woody thump you get with hollowbody uBass type instruments. Think instead of a brighter, more contemporary tone. There's also tone control on board, so you can dial in more or less treble as you see fit. However, you won't be able to dial the sharper attack that you get out of the sound.

The one shown in the photos is a good representation of average Big Island electric ukulele. Although, each one will vary a little in appearance, but you're very welcome to contact us for pictures of all the electric bass ukuleles we have in stock from Big Island.

Mahogany back, with spalted maple top
Maple neck
Rosewood fingerboard with 400 mm radius
Chrome finished steel bridge
Chrome machine heads
Scale length 520 mm
Gloss finish
Magnetic pickup
1 volume and 1 tone control
Steel strings
Tuning: EADG
Nut width: 39.5 mm
Width at 12th fret: 54 mm
Width at bottom bout: 250 mm
Weight: 2.5 kg
Gig bag included
Replacement strings: Dogal UBS162

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