YAMAHA TRBX505 Electric Bass Guitar (Translucent Black)
TRBX500 features controls for master volume, balance and 3-band EQ with active/passive switch for maximum flexibility.
YGD designed H5 pickups are defined by a clean, open tone that’s perfectly matched with the flexibility of the active/passive preamp design. Their quad-polepiece design and alnico magnets give them the power to drive the active circuit and the sensitivity and subtlety to capture every nuance in passive mode.
TRBX500 models feature an audiophile-grade active/passive circuit for fine tonal control and extreme flexibility. The advanced design offers a level-matched output whether in passive or active mode and tone-switching circuitry that seamlessly moves from treble control to master passive tone. High-quality gold plated parts are used for key signal chain contacts, providing increased conductivity and reliability and a battery alert LED installed on the back panel gives instant indication of low power to eliminate sudden power loss during performance.
TRBX features a sculpted solid mahogany body, with a mass-optimized 3D design for the optimum balance between tone and comfort coupled with perfect weight distribution.
TRBX’s neck design combines a fast, ultra-comfortable profile with 5-pc maple/mahogany laminated construction for outstanding stability and excellent tone.
TRBX uses a precision fitted bolt-on neck joint for maximum adjustability and clear, punchy tone. Developed through hundreds of hours of play-testing, the refined neck joint shape perfectly balances strength, vibration transfer and upper-fret access.
Straight string pull from nut to machine head eliminates lateral tension, providing superior tuning stability and reducing overtones.
38mm (4-string) or 43mm (5-string) nut widths give fast, comfortable playability for any style.
A high-mass die-cast bridge efficiently transfers string vibrations to the body for full, rich tone combined with excellent adjustability and road-tested durability. 18mm string spacing on the 5-string model offers outstanding playability for technical slap or finger styles.
Yamaha’s metal plate-mounted standard jack socket offers superior durability and easy maintenance.
|Scale Length||34" (863.6 mm)|
|Body||Flamed Maple / Alder|
|Body Finish||Satin Polyurethane|
|Neck Finish||Satin Polyurethane|
|Fingerboard Radius||23-5/8" (600 mm)|
|Number of frets||24|
|Width @ 0 Fret / 12th Fret||43.0 / 63.4 mm|
|Thickness @ 1st Fret / 12th Fret||20.5 / 22.5 mm|
|Electronics||Double Coil / Alnico V|
|Bridge Pickup||Double Coil / Alnico V|
|Controls||Master Volume, Pickup Balancer, 3-Band EQ(Bass, Middle, Treble), Active/Pssive Switch.|
|Tuning Machines||Covered / Die-cast|