The Vintage V4SSB keeps the low end pumping by virtue of a classic split coil pickup design. Utilising Alnico V magnets, chosen especially for their preservation of the sub frequencies, the V4SSB provides a rock solid foundation on which to build your groove.
Whether you’re searching for your first bass or your last, every member of the Vintage ReIssued Series is a keeper. Play on.
FeaturesBody:Eastern Poplar body provides resonance, tone and ‘correct weight’ comfort.
Neck:Hard Maple Bolt On with classic Vintage ‘soft C’ profile for instant comfort, speed, accuracy and great feel.
Scale Length:34″ / 864mm.
Fingerboard:Lignum Rosa™ for outstanding tonal transfer, responsiveness and durability with a traditional 12” radius for superb playability and feel.
Frets:20 Medium Jumbo profile frets add to comfort, accuracy and overall positive feel of the Vintage V4VSSB.
Neck Inlays:Pearloid dot.
Nut:42mm Graphtech NuBone for smooth and friction-free string bending and tuning.
Bridge:Wilkinson compensated, three brass saddle bridge for improved intonation all over the fretboard.
Pickups:Solitary Wilkinson BP (M) WBP single coil pickup provides clarity and definition.
Controls:Independent master Volume and Tone controls.
Machine heads:Wilkinson WJBL200 machine heads provide simple, effective action for maximum tuning stability.
Headstock:Classic Vintage headstock design for balance and visual appeal.
The V4™ is an original Vintage® ReIssued Series bass, designed and created by Trev Wilkinson and the UK Vintage design team.