Platinum Series Bass Guitars
The Platinum Series of guitars include instruments with a variety of construction techniques. Single-cut, Thru-neck, Hybrid and Hybrid Semi-hollow construction are all trademarks of the Platinum Series and are identifiable by their platinum leaf emblem and finely carved neck heels.
Thru-neck construction with book-matched exotic wood top and back and carved neck heel set this model apart. Available in Classic and e-volution shapes.
Single Cut Thru-neck
Thru-neck construction with book-matched exotic wood top and single-cut body for unsurpassed stability and sustain. Carved neck heel. Available in Classic and e-volution shapes.
The Hybrid model perfectly bridges the gap between thru-neck and bolt-on. Features include set neck construction with book-matched exotic wood top and carved neck heel. The feel of a thru-neck with many qualities of a bolt-on. Available in Classic and e-volution shapes.
Resonant semi-hollow body with hybrid neck construction. A limited variety of figured wood tops are offered on this model. Single Bartolini humbucking pickup in bridge position and an under-saddle pickup in a wood tailpiece. Strung through the body with passive tone control, this bass offers excellent organic tones similar to an acoustic instrument. Available in Classic and e-volution shapes.
All instruments are hand carved from the finest hardwoods, including swamp ash or alder bodies and necks constructed of quarter-sawn hard maple or quarter-sawn wengé. Other woods are always available by special request.
Standard features include:
34" scale 4-string
35" scale 5, 6, 7-string
24 frets + zero fret
swamp ash or alder body
figured wood top
hand rubbed oil finish
quarter-sawn maple or quarter-sawn wenge neck
bubinga or wenge fretboard
2-way adjustable truss rod
Bartolini J-coil pickups
Bartolini 3-band prieamp with 3-way mid and active bypass
fully shielded control cavity
Black Hipshot Ultra-light tuners
Black Hipshot A-style bridge
Elrick Fundamental strings
Elrick Zero Gravity case
All Platinum Series models include figured wood tops, a variety of figured wood tops are available
A variety of fretboard options are also available
Many custom options are also available, please consult the price list. As it is impossible to list every conceivable option, please feel free to inquire.