The Redwood JB2 Bass Guitar with Natural finish is a fantastic bass that doesn't just look pretty awesome, but plays like a dream and produces some incredibly lush tones. Beginners and advanced players alike will appreciate the comfortability and versatility offered by this superb model, and once you start playing, you'll struggle to stop. The Redwood JB2 is constructed with a unique offset-waist profile, and features a solid alder body, Canadian hard maple neck and fingerboard, and 2 tone-laden single-coil pickups. All brought together, the Redwood JB2 evokes a classic vibe with modern sensibilities, in a high quality and very affordable instrument.
Cool Alder Body
The Redwood JB2 is constructed from a lightweight alder tonewood, providing a healthy blend of high, mid and low frequencies to give you a broad tonal arsenal to play with. Alder is notably a great "all-rounder" tonewood, which can easily adapt to any particular style and makes it great for players who perform a diverse repertoire of musical styles. The Redwood JB2 is shaped to an offset-waist profile, making it very comfortable to play in both a seated or standing position. The natural grain of the alder is proudly displayed for all to see, which is complemented by a 3-ply black pickguard and chrome control panel.
Canadian Hard Neck and Fingerboard
Bolted onto the body of the Redwood JB-50 J Style Bass is a hard maple neck, which is both durable and comfortable. The neck profile is slender enough to navigate easily, whilst retaining a substantial feel for added reassurance. Thanks to the gloss finish, you can glide along with expert precision. Married to the neck is a matching Canadian hard maple fingerboard, which is home to 20-frets that are adorned with black block position inlays. The maple/maple partnership infuses each note with a sparkling clarity, which provides a subtle edge to the softer alder.
The Redwood JB2 is equipped with two single-coil pickups, which work perfectly with the alder body to generate a wide range of tones that are suited to blues, jazz. rock 'n' roll, hard rock - you get the idea. Each pickup is controlled with a volume control knob, so you can create your own blend of each pickup for an overall tone. There is a master tone knob that controls the overall output, allowing you to tweak the sound to your liking.
The headstock is fitted with open-style tuning machines in a four-in-line arrangement, offering easy adjustment over each string whilst upholding tuning integrity with precision. Nut provides a firm seat for each string to uphold string placement and tension, working dutifully in partnership with the tuning machines. Fitted to the body is a vintage-style bridge, which provides a seamless connection between the strings and body.
Manufacturer Redwood Model JB2 Electric Bass Guitar Body Material Alder Neck Material Canadian Hard Maple No. of Frets 20 Fingerboard Material Canadian Hard Maple Pickup Configuration SS Bridge Vintage Position Inlays Black Block Pickguard 3-Ply Black Tuning Machines Open Type Pickups Centre: Single-Coil Jazz Bridge: Single-Coil Jazz Controls Volume 1 Volume 2 Master Tone Finish Natural
- Absolutely Fabulous
- Absolutely love it
- gets a 9 out of 10 from me
It would have got 10/10 if it had been a minimum of 3 pieces of adler as it is it is made of 5!! Although very well put together ( at £129 delivered I am not complaining) I was going to get a USA Jazz for xmas! not any more. Thank you Dawsons for excellent deliver service. Sean
- Couldn't fault it
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