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Gibson Thunderbird Iv Bass

gibson thunderbird iv bass

Derived from the Firebird guitar line introduced back in 1963, the Thunderbird bass has always presented a hot alternative to the standard four-stringed options on stage and in the studio. The Thunderbird IV Bass Limited from Gibson USA packs two of Gibson’s most powerful bass pickups, premium tonewoods, advanced hardware and through-neck construction for the ultimate in tone and sustain, wrapping it all in a look that remains thoroughly radical nearly 50 years after it first hit the scene. A full-size bass with a scale length of 34″ and the supreme playability you have come to expect from Gibson, this is a serious machine to hold down the bottom end for rock, metal, blues, fusion or whatever you want ram it into. On top of all that, it looks great in a high-gloss cherry finish, in genuine nitrocellulose lacquer, with a white pickguard with Thunderbird graphic.

The core of the gibson thunderbird ราคา Limited lies in its “through neck” construction, with the neck and body core crafted from the same rugged nine-piece, Grade-A mahogany and walnut tonewood blank for unparalleled strength and sustain. It takes more work to build a bass in this manner, but the effort pays off in every aspect of the instrument’s feel and response. Two solid, Grade-A mahogany body wings complete the iconic Thunderbird package, which cuts a figure recognized on stages the world over. The neck is carved to a comfortably rounded profile that measures .790″ at the 1st fret and .930″ at the 12th, with a width of 1.5″ at the nut. It is topped with a 20-fret fingerboard made from exotic preciosa, a rich-brown hardwood with outstanding durability and a clear tone.

Strings are anchored at the body of gibson thunderbird bass guitar end by a rock-solid three-point Thunderbird bridge with individually adjustable saddles, and high-quality Grover tuners at the headstock, all plated in black chrome to match the rockin’ look of this bass. All this tonal goodness is cranked through a pair of contemporary Thunderbird Plus Bass pickups, with ceramic magnets for enhanced punch and clarity, giving the Thunderbird IV Bass Limited the power to roll out the rumble like no other bass out there. Individual volume controls and a master tone control allow you to blend pickups as desired for a wide range of tones. Add it up, and it’s a great-looking, smooth-playing and fierce-sounding four-string—a stunning alternative to the run-of-the-mill basses in the game. Check one out today at your authorized Gibson dealer, and see what that alternative rumble can do for your music.

Each Thunderbird IV Bass Limited includes a Gibson hardshell case and owner’s manual.

Thunderbird Iv Bass

thunderbird iv bass

The Thunderbird IV was first introduced in 1963 and instantly became one of rock’s most recognizable bass guitar designs. For almost five decades, the Thunderbird has powered artists as varied as Nikki Sixx, The Who, Kings of Leon, Cheap Trick, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Steely Dan and The Silversun Pickups. Turn on your radio and you’ll hear a Thunderbird bass. Now, Epiphone takes all the vintage mojo of the original Thunderbird IV and sends it flying into the future with Gibson TB Plus™ humbuckers with ceramic magnets and all the ’Bird’s original styling and features intact.

The gibson thunderbirds was one of the most radical designs to come out of the Gibson and Epiphone Kalamazoo factory in the early ’60s, thanks to legendary automotive designer Ray Dietrich, who was asked to put a new twist on solidbody guitars and basses. The sound of the Thunderbird IV was as cutting edge as its design and now the Thunderbird Classic-IV PRO returns with all of Epiphone’s first-class quality and a lifetime guarantee, but without the hassles of owning (or hiding) a vintage instrument.

Like all Epiphone instruments, the Thunderbird Classic-IV PRO comes with Epiphone’s Limited Lifetime Warranty and Gibson 24/7/365 customer service. Visit your Authorized Epiphone Dealer today and soar to a new future with the Thunderbird Classic-IV PRO.

Designed with a rosewood fingerboard, the Thunderbird Pro-IV assures you a great sound. This Epiphone bass guitar comes with a 7-piece walnut and maple neck delivering an amazing sustain and tone. The Epiphone T-PRO bass humbucker pickups of this Epiphone electric guitar which, when paired with distinctive sounds, produces additional variations. Featured with nickel/silver alloy frets, durability is assured with the Thunderbird Pro-IV. This Epiphone bass guitar boasts convenient tuners which let you control the settings of the guitar. The black hardware gives this Epiphone electric guitar an exceptionally stunning look. Available with an optional accessory of Epiphone Thunderbird case, you can easily carry the Thunderbird Pro-IV anywhere.

4 string maple/walnut neck thru w/ mahogany body wings Epiphone Thunderbird Pro. Also has Bartolini gibson nikki sixx thunderbird wired for passive. Battery box is still intact if you ever wanted to add active preamp. The finish is in good shape but there is a small crack in the finish around one of the pots as shown in picture usually hidden under the witch hat knobs. Also added one strap lock on the neck side of body to keep strap sturdy. Includes Epiphone hardshell case.