– 5pc Roasted Maple/Walnut neck with Graphite reinforcement rods
The Roasted Maple neck is heat-treated to increase stability, durability, moisture resistance and tolerance of temperature changes.The Graphite reinforcement rods provides massive sustain and excellent stability.
– Roasted Birdseye Maple fretboard
The beautiful Birdseye Maple fretboard imbues this model with an exotic appearance. The fretboard is heat-treated for a balanced attack and rich sustain.
– Medium Stainless Steel frets
The Stainless Steel frets are durable and long-lasting.
– American Basswood body
The American Basswood body delivers a natural and flat tone.
– Bartolini® BH2 pickups
The Bartolini® BH2 pickups provide a tight bottom-end, punchy mid-range, and smooth response. The dual-coil style configuration maximizes articulation and a long blade pole piece widens the magnetic field, providing balanced string-to-string pickup response.
– Vari-mid 3-band EQ
The Vari-mid 3-band EQ features a variable mid-frequency control which allows you to dial in an incredibly wide range of sounds.
– Ibanez custom headpieces
Rugged yet light-weight Ibanez custom headpieces enable strings to be easily set and released by a hex wrench from the back side.
– MR5HS bridge
The MR5HS bridge is designed specially for EHB basses and features a wide intonation range. Each bridge piece is independently and securely attached to the body for maximum vibration transfer. The saddles are adjustable for string spacing +/-1.5mm, answering every bassist’s individual string spacing demands, no matter the playing style. Teflon washers are used on each tuner for a smooth tuning action.
– EQ bypass switch (passive tone control on treble pot)
The EQ bypass control offers precision tonal adjustments, including a switch to choose passive-only operation. When the EQ bypass is activated, the treble tone control knob becomes the global tone control for the passive circuit.
– Luminescent side dots
The luminescent side dot position marks make it easy for players to see fretboard position marks when performing on dark stages.
– Schaller S-Locks strap lock pins
Indestructible Schaller S-Locks don’t fail, even under the toughest conditions on stage.
– Gig bag included
It comes with Ibanez gig bag which is designed specifically to fit and protect this instrument.
– Ergonomic body design
The EHB’s headless construction and specially designed body enable the player to maintain a similar playing position whether seated or standing.
– Slanted body back
The top half of the back of the body is slanted which allows the bass to rest slightly closer to the player’s body for better control and a more ergonomic feel.
– Comfortably rounded body edge, Chambered body
Its contoured, ergonomic design and chambered body make for a lightweight, well-balanced, and comfortable instrument that’s excellent for long sets or practice session.
– Scooped cut on the body back
There is extra carving on the back of the body behind the lower horn for easier upper fret access.
– Detachable Finger ramp
A detachable Finger ramp is included for comfortable finger picking.
Country of origin INDONESIASeries EHBNumber of Strings 5Color Name Metallic Gray MatteBody Material (For Solid) American BasswoodBody finish Satin PolyurethaneSolid Hollow SolidTotal length (mm) 904.5Body length (mm) 517Body Width (mm) 312Body thickness (mm) 42Neck Material 5pc Roasted Maple/WalnutScale (mm) 812 – 762Neck Type EHB5Neck thickness (1st fret, mm) 19.5Neck thickness (12th fret, mm) 21.5Neck finish Satin Polyurethanereinforcement rods Graphite reinforcement rodsNeck Joint Bolt-onNut PlasticNut width (mm) 45End width (mm) 74Fretboard Roasted Birdseye MapleFretboard Radius (mm) 500Inlay Off-set Abalone dotSide Dot Inlay Luminescent side dot inlayNumber of fret 24Fret Type Medium Stainless SteelBridge Pickup Bartolini® BH2Neck Pickup Bartolini® BH2Active or Passive ActiveEQ (Active) Vari-mid 3-band EQControls, Pickup selector 1 Volume, 1 Balancer, Bass, Middle, Treble, Vari-midOther Swtiches EQ bypass switch (passive tone control on treble pot)Bridge MR5HSString spacing (mm) 18Machine Head Ibanez custom headpiecesStrap Lock Schaller S-Locks strap lock pinsHardware color BlackString Gauges (from top to bottom) .045/.065/.080/.100/.130Tuning (from top to bottom) 1G,2D,3A,4E,5BSpecial_Feature_1 Ergonomic body designSpecial_Feature_2 Slanted body backSpecial_Feature_3 Comfortably rounded body edge, Chambered bodySpecial_Feature_4 Scooped cut on the body backSpecial_Feature_5 Detachable Finger rampIncluded case bag Gig bag includedRecommended Case MRB500COther item(s) included Hex wrench