2015 Yamaha BBNE2 made in Japan. White finish in excellent + condition. Supplied with a brand new hard case. There are only one or two very small dings and a tiny chip in the finish on the edge of the upper horn. The frets have minimal play wear and the neck is straight with a low action. It's been fully set up in our workshop. Serial HLL018I. Weight 9lbs 11oz. Nut width: 44.25 mm. Depth at the 1st fret: 21.5 mm. String spacing at the bridge: 71mm B-G / 17.75mm string to string. At the nut, it has a string spacing of 36mm B-G / 9mm string to string.
Featuring neck-through construction, the two-octave neck is built from maple and mahogany with an ebony fingerboard inlaid with figured abalone. Matching mother-of-pearl tuners complete the look. The unique BB body is made of maple and alder for a fat sound with plenty of definition. The BPZ-7 bridge features individual, machined saddles that provide precise intonation, a low profile, and an elegant look. The stacked Alnico humbuckers run through Yamaha's 5-control active electronics, which feature a custom 3-band EQ with a switchable mid-cut to provide sonic versatility for any situation.
Nathan East has appeared on countless albums and has toured with some of the biggest names in modern music. Whether he's playing blues with Eric Clapton, pop with Phil Collins, or contemporary jazz with Fourplay, Nathan relies on his BBNE2 signature 5-string bass to deliver the tone he needs.
|Excellent + 9.5/10
|9 lbs 11 oz