Sire V7 black Fretless, inc gig bag -pre owned Second Hand Bass Guitar Stock :::: For sale, UK, On offer, Warwick, USA, Birmingham, London, Manchester

 

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Sire V7 4 Fretless Back

£299 + £10 UK mainland shipping

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  3. A used bass in immaculate 9.5/10 condition, cleaned and set up and comes with:active eq, passive tone control, with polyurethane finish: 9lb 9oz/4.3kg

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The Marcus Miller V7 is the flagship model for Sire guitars. This Vintage version has an old school F-style bridge with saddles that can be individually adjusted for the best intonation.

It's got the typical J-Bass styling with 2 single coil pickups but with a full EQ control allowing you to mould the sound exactly how you want it. But it's also very easy for a beginner to pick up and play thanks to the comfortable, modern neck shape.

History of Sire Marcus Miller Basses

Sire guitars are the company that build the now famous Marcus Miller basses. Marcus Miller himself is a world-renowned jazz and funk bassist with some of the best bass chops on the planet. And he's worked with Sire instruments to make basses that are affordable but far exceed their price point in terms of feel, style and above all, sound.

How do they do this? Unlike a lot of other guitar companies that outsource their work, Sire own the factory where their basses are built. This means firstly that they can cut costs but secondly, have full control of the quality of instrument that comes out of the workshop. This allows them to oversee the entire process.

And, Sire instruments are doing good in the world by taking a share of the corporations profits and giving back to society. They have founded schools in Cambodia and Laos and teaching music to children.

Here's what Sire say about the V7 Vintage

CORE TECHNOLOGY FOR GOOD SOUND MARCUS HERITAGE-3

SIRE preamp is a perfect example that represents our technology and philosophy integrated into our instruments. With multiple tone controls, you can have total command in finding and getting the tone you want. The use of 18v battery enables the player to attain unaltered natural sound with strong and powerful output. With 3 band EQ, the player can have versatility in sound that can be suited for all occasions of music sessions. All models come with option for active and passive setting. Even in the passive mode, volume, tone, pickup balancer is fully functional, giving the player more controls for the tone in any mode.

JAZZ BASS TYPE
Jazz bass type is the industry standard bass model with its signature vintage sound. This is an all around bass that is suitable for fingering, slap and all techniques and style of playing. With both classic and modern feel and design, this new base can produce the desired sound for any genres of music from soft to strong metal grunge music.

NORTH AMERICAN ALDER
A popular choice for most bass guitars is the North American Alder. Other basses at this price range commonly use Basswood or Agathis tone wood but Sire Guitars chooses the traditional North American Alder which is known for its strong clear full- bodied sound, with beefy mids and excellent lows that is perfect for the traditional jazz bass sound.

STABLE AND ACCURATE TUNING
Tuning Gear: Sire Premium open gear 
Equipped with SIRE’s own premium open gear head machines developed with accurate gear ratio, the head machines are very reliable in turning.

SOUND UPGRADE
The Nut is one of the most important parts of the guitar that influences the performance, playability, and tone of the instrument. Depending on the quality of the material and elasticity, the nut can improve the sound or degrade the sound. Although bone nut is more costly and harder to work with, it is considered to deliver more balanced, clearer and smoother tone than plastic or eurite material.

1 PIECE MAPLE NECK
The neck is made with one-piece hard maple. The neck is made with Canadian hard maple. With its hardness and strength it minimizes the movement and stabilizes the neck to maintain the original shape and condition. Also the one-piece neck minimizes the loss of vibration and maximizes  the tone sustain and maintains the tone to lasts.

Maple fingerboard
Maple fingerboard delivers clear highs and sharpness in tone. The clear and clean sound of maple fretboard is desire by many players.

Specifications

  1. Body Material : Swamp Ash / North American Alder

  2. Body Shape : New Marcus Miller Jazz Type

  3. Body Color : Alder Body – 5 TS, 4 AWH, 4 BK, 4 TS | Ash Body – 4 NT, 4 TS, 4 WB, 5 NT

  4. Neck Material : 1 Piece Hard maple

  5. Neck Shape : C-Shape

  6. Scale : 34

  7. Fingerboard : Hard maple

  8. Fingerboard Radius : 7’25”

  9. Frets : Medium Small, 20 Frets

  10. String Nut : 4string : Natural Bone 38mm width / 5string Natural Bone 46mm width

  11. Binding : 1 ply Ivory

  12. Inlay : Black Block

  13. Neck Joint : 4 Bolt Steel Square Plate

  14. Pickups : Marcus Vintage Jazz Pickup Set

  15. Electronics : Marcus Heritage – 3 with Middle Frequency Control

  16. Controls : Volume / Tone (Dual Pot) | Pickup Blender | Treble | Middle / Middle Frequency (Dual Pot) | Bass, Mini Toggle (Active / Passive)

  17. Knob : Jazz Type Black Plastic

  18. Bridge : Real Vintage Standard

  19. Tuning Gear : Marcus Vintage-S Bridge

  20. Hardware Finish : Chrome

  21. Pickguard : Black

 

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