The Eminence Portable Acoustic Electric Upright Bass boasts a fully acoustic body that delivers real acoustic sound.
We CUSTOM SHAPE your Fingerboard, Nut and Bridge ESPECIALLY for YOUR Style of playing. Your bass goes thru our Custom Setups Shop after we find out from you exactly HOW you play Upright Bass, and we SHAPE the fingerboard for the perfect height string action for you, and for bowing only, plucking only, or both; low fast jazz action up to high hard plucking WITHOUT EXCESS STRING RATTLE.
THIS WAY you get the bass customized for your way of playing so you can dig in HARD without a bunch of string rattling if that's what you want to do; or play light and fast with as low an action as Stanley Clarke has on his upright. You can't have both on the same bass, the fingerboard has to be shaped differently for lighter to heavier handed playing. You can only tweak it so far by adjusting the bridge lower or higher - the fingerboard has to be shaped to allow a heavy hand without rattling, OR to allow as low as possible a string action all along the fingerboard for that fast smooth jazz playing!
Ask for a setup in the middle of that and have it your way. :^)
Order thru us and we'll talk with you until we understand JUST HOW YOU WANT IT, and THEN DO IT THAT WAY. Imagine that, internet shopping and getting a CUSTOM setup on your bass just like you want it. Then having it arrive to your door.
More players agree the Eminence is the best sounding acoustic electric upright than any other bass, fact.
Neck: Rock Maple
Vibrating String Length: 41-1/4"
Top: Arched, Laminated Spruce
Back: Arched, Laminated Curly Maple
Air Chamber Depth: 3"
Body Size: 10-1/2" x 31-1/2"
Bassbar: Solid Spruce
Soundpost: Solid Spruce
Bridge: Maple, Fully Adjustable
D’Addario Helicore Strings — 4
Tailplate: Solid Brass
Fully Adjustable Endpin
Length: Total Length: 63"
Weight: 13 lbs.
Padded case, waist extension, pickup and Steady-foot™
Anti-rotational Endpin Foot Included.
Nicely Flamed Maple sides and back, flaming varies from bass to bass - some great, some mildly flamed.
Real Acoustic Sound
Optional $119 Flight Case for Removeable Neck Model
Because of the extensive R&D that went into development of this bass, you get a proven reliable product that is already popular with professionals. You can lean every direction as far as you want while playing this bass, the anti-rotational endpin foot has a swivel joint to allow this. Great feature for being able to express yourself more fully while playing instead of being stuck in position to an EUB on a stand.
The bass is also very light in your hand allowing you to move around faster and easier as your fingers create your music. Set yourself free!!!. Everything is personally checked and set up by our master luthier, and everything is just what a professional acoustic bass or acoustic electric bass player would need and expect.
We are committed to satisfying your acoustic sound needs.
We believe NO ONE can deliver a BETTER Playing Eminence, suited to your style, than us.
Shipping to lower 48 States is only $35.00. For shipping quotes outside the continental United States CLICK HERE, identify this instrument (as below), tell us where you are and we'll e-mail a shipping quote back to you.
Choose from 4 models in the "Features" drop-down menu:
4-String Fixed Neck- Retail $3550 Sale Price $2840
4-String Removeable Neck- Retail $4039 Sale Price is $3231
5 String Fixed Neck- Retail $3898 Sale Price $3118
5 String Removeable Neck- Retail $4386 Sale Price is $3509
Durable flight case for the Eminence EUB with removeable neck.
Makes your bass small enough to carry on most planes, and safe enough to check as luggage.
Tough and durable ABS construction make this good protection for your bass.
Special SALE Price of $119 good only when gotten with the bass.
Price is $139 when gotten by itself.
HOW TO FIND OUR STORE:
We DO NOT have a storefront on busy Washington Blvd. We are down our driveway located between the Arbor Vista Retirement Center and 787 East Washington Blvd. with plenty of our own off-street parking. Turn in the driveway and you'll see our store pictured above. (Follow the signs on 787 that say "789 Parking in Rear".) Below is a shot down our driveway from the streetview.
Our phyical address is 789 East Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104.
Fantastic Musical Instruments specializes in stringed instruments
with a caring hands on approach.
Our Store Hours are: Monday thru Friday 11 AM to 6 PM
& Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM.
We can also be available on Sundays by appointment.
Call Ph: 626-794-7554 at least 24 hours in advance to
arrange for a Sunday appointment.
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