NAMM 2020: Warwick announces the RockBass Corvette Multi-Scale 5-String
The manufacturer steps into the world of fanned frets.
The bass features a 35.5” to 34” scale-length, with 24 fanned frets. The red-alder body sports a maple burl top and a Nirvana Black transparent satin finish. It’s loaded with passive MEC soapbar pickups. The bolt-on neck is maple, with a wenge fingerboard and no inlays.
The electronics are Warwick’s active RockBass 2-way electronics, equipped with volume, balance, treble and bass controls – as well as two mini-switches for switching the humbuckers between serial, one coil and parallel modes.
Other appointments include Warwick machine heads, straplocks, a 2-piece Warwick bridge, chrome hardware and Warwick RED strings and. The RockBass Corvette Multi-Scale 5-String is available as a right-handed model only.